Sports News: New York Rangers Forward Derek Boogaard Passes Away at 28

The New York Rangers have announced that forward Derek Boogaard has passed away at the age of 28. The news was first reported by Michael Russo of the Minneapolis Star Tribune who said that Boogaard was found dead at his apartment in Minneapolis on Friday. Source
“Derek was an extremely kind and caring individual,” said New York Rangers president and general manager Glen Sather in a statement on the team's website. “He was a very thoughtful person, who will be dearly missed by all those who knew him. We extend our deepest sympathies to his family, friends and teammates during this difficult time.”