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PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Flyers captain Claude Giroux and his wife Ryanne shared some big news on Valentine’s Day. The couple is expecting a baby boy in August.

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“August can’t come soon enough,” tweeted Giroux. “Love you little man.”

Ryanne tweeted a photo of an ultrasound alongside a bowl of Valentine’s candy hearts that spell out “August 2019.”

After practice Thursday, Giroux said he can’t wait.

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“It’s great news, I think when something happens like that, it’s exciting,” Giroux said. “Maybe a little bit less sleep but other than that, it’s something I’m very excited about.”

And you know Gritty is excited to be an “UNCLE GRITTY.”

Or better yet, maybe a “Gritfather?”

Congratulations to the Girouxs … and Gritty!