Patrick Kane gives up first class airplane seat for soldier

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CHICAGO, Ill. (CBS) – Chicago Blackhawks star and native of South Buffalo Patrick Kane gave up his first class seat on an American Airlines flight for a uniformed soldier, scoring him the praise of a flight attendant.

American Airlines flight attendant Teri Truss tweeted a picture of herself and the NHL player, calling him a “class act” for his actions.

The soldier had been sitting in coach.

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