NHLPA Statement on the Passing of Derek Boogaard

Executive Director Don Fehr made the following statement on the passing of Derek Boogaard

NHLPA STATEMENT ON THE PASSING OF DEREK BOOGAARD

TORONTO (May 14, 2011) - National Hockey League Players' Association Executive Director Don Fehr made the following statement on the passing of Derek Boogaard:
 
“The NHLPA is deeply saddened by the sudden passing of Derek Boogaard. Derek was a well-liked and respected member of the NHLPA, and his passing is a great loss to the entire hockey community.  Our sincere condolences to Derek’s many friends and family during this difficult time.”