Sad news came out late tonight…
Former Minnesota Wild forward Derek Boogaard,28, Was Found Dead In His Apartment. He was discovered by members of his family. The cause of death has not been determined.
Derek Boogaard signed a four year deal with the New York Rangers on July 1, 2010
MINNESOTA WILD STATEMENT ON THE PASSING OF DEREK BOOGAARD
The Minnesota Wild organization sends our deepest sympathies to the family of Derek Boogaard. Derek was a fan favorite during his five seasons with the Wild and will be greatly missed here in Minnesota and throughout the NHL. Our thoughts and prayers go out to the Boogaard family during this tragic time of loss.