The son of legendary Toronto Maple Leafs owner Harold Ballard has passed away.
William Ballard had been in a months long battle with cancer and his family thought he might be on the road to recovery.
Newstalk1010 learned that he lost that battle around 3 o'clock on Friday morning.
He was a successful business owner, founding Concert Productions International, a major promoter of rock concerts and tours in North America.
Ballard is also credited with being one of the co-founders of Canada's Walk of Fame.
He was only 67 years old.