Found December 06, 2011 on NY Daily News:
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A POSTHUMOUS study of the brain of Derek Boogaard, who died at the age of 28 on May 13 from an accidental combination of alcohol and oxycodone toxicity, found that the former Minnesota Wild and Rangers enforcer had chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), a degenerative disease of the brain that has been identified in more than 20 dead NFL players and several boxers, the New York Times reported on Monday.
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