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Boogaard’s Family Donates Player’s Brain To Research

The family of former Wild hockey player Derek Boogaard, who was found dead in his Minneapolis apartment Friday, donated his brain to medical researchers in Boston to try to determine if his rough and tough NHL career contributed to his death.

05/16/2011

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Gentle Boogaard Was Menacing On Ice

We are saddened by the passing of NHL enforcer and Wild fan favorite Derek Boogaard

05/16/2011

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Cause Of Boogaard’s Death May Be Unclear For Weeks

It may be weeks before authorities know exactly how and why New York Rangers enforcer Derek Boogaard died, although foul play was not immediately suspected.

05/14/2011