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The dark side of the enforcer's life

Derek Boogaard made his living by intimidating other players in the National Hockey League, but that outer toughness hid a life of loneliness and inner problems.

John Branch has spent the last six months researching Boogaard's professional and personal life, all leading up to his death of an accidental drug overdose this past summer.

Click on the link below to hear Branch speak with Dave.

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