"Eight years after NHL player Derek Boogaards death to the attention kanadensarens fate again. "
"This then Boogaards mother posted an open letter to his lost son. "
"”couldn't I know that the last call I missed from you was your last – I wish I could turn back the clock,” writes the mother."
"In may 2011, the world of hockey chockbeskedet to the NHL player Derek Boogaard found dead in his apartment in Minneapolis with a mixture of alcohol and painkilling drugs in the body. The canadian played for the New York Rangers, and was as harsh as the estimated profile in the league. "
" – It is so tragic and sad. We are all shocked, " said teammate Henrik Lundqvist after the announcement."
"Two years after the dödsbeskedet sued the Boogaards mother the NHL when it was learned that the player suffered from far advanced so-called boxardemens (CTE) that affects athletes who receive repeated blows to the head. A lawsuit that later was dismissed."
"Open letter in the newspaper."
"Eight years after the tragic death to the attention Boogaards fate, and disease now, again, through an open letter written by mother Joanne and posted in the local newspaper."
"”Eight years have passed but I'm still waiting to hear your voice again, just one phone call to hear that you are okay. Could not I know that the last call I missed from you was your last – I wish I could turn back the clock,” writes the mother."
"Joanne Boogaard describes in the letter how the family donated Derek Boogaards brain to research in order to help others who suffer from CTE and calls on all to continue the fight against the disease. "