The brother of former Minnesota Wild and New York Rangers player Derek Boogaard, who died from a drug overdose in May, has been arrested on suspicion of possessing illegal prescription pills on the same night.
A medical examiner in Minnesota has ruled the death of Rangers enforcer Derek Boogaard was an accident, due to mixing alcohol and oxycodone. The Hennepin County Medical Examiner released Boogaard's cause of death on Friday.
Wild fans are gathering at Xcel Energy Center on Sunday night to honor enforcer and fan favorite, Derek Boogaard. Boogaard was found dead in his Minneapolis apartment Friday. The cause of death is being investigated. He was 28.