BREAKING: Derek Boogaard found dead at home

May 13, 2011, by

Via Michael Russo of The Minneapolis Star-Tribune, Derek Boogaard was found dead at his Minneapolis home today by family members. The Rangers have confirmed the death according to Jesse Spector. He was just 28. No further word on the cause of death or anything, but obviously this is just awful. Condolences to Boogaard’s friends and family.

More to come, eventually.

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  1. Matt J says:

    Oh my god. Wow. This is a tragedy. Brings me back to chereponov.

  2. Dave says:

    This is just awful.

  3. Chris says:

    A lot of people forget the Rangers also lost Roman Lyashenko. He was to suicide. However it happens though it is indeed very sad.