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Drury statement on passing of Boogaard

by Staff Writer / New York Rangers
Boogaard Passes Away at Age 28

Rangers captain Chris Drury issued the following statement upon hearing news of the passing of 28-year-old teammate Derek Boogaard:

"On behalf of all Derek's teammates, I would like to say that he was a great friend and a great teammate and that we are all going miss him dearly. This is a tragic loss for the hockey community. All of our thoughts and prayers are with him and his family."

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