BREAKING: Rick Rypien Found Dead In HomeAugust 15, 2011, by
This is just a terrible offseason for the NHL. First Derek Boogaard, now Rick Rypien. Rypien, just 27 years old, was found dead in his home in Alberta. He had just signed a one year deal with Winnipeg Jets, returning to Manitoba after a successful run with the Moose. Rypien is the second enforcer under 30 years old to pass this offseason.