Derek Boogaard Documentary Highlights The Dangers Of Sports Violence

With the recent suicide of Junior Seau and mounting evidence linking sports induced head traumas to mental illness later in life, athlete safety is a hot debate that won’t be going away anytime soon. “Punched Out: The Life and Death of an NHL Enforcer” tells Derek Boogaard’s sad story, and dives into the ramifications of repeat concussions on and off the ice.

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