Wednesday, June 8, 2011
Wild Fans Honor Boogaard
Minnesota Wild fans have always held a special place in their hearts for Derek Boogaard. This was apparent through the memorial service organized for Minnesota Wild fans shortly after Boogaard was found dead in his apartment. Fans converged at the arena on Sunday night with candles and memories to honor the fallen fan favorite. Boogaard played for the Wild from 2005-2009. The event drew around 350 fans.