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Published May 14, 2013, 08:51 AM

Column: Boogaard a sad example for hockey goons

(AP) - The lawsuit doesn't read nearly as well as the story, which laid bare the life of an NHL enforcer for all to see. The way John Branch wrote about Derek Boogaard in the New York Times should have been enough to cause even the most hardcore hockey fan to reconsider the peculiar role that goons play in the sport.

By: TIM DAHLBERG,AP Sports Columnist, Associated Press

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