McIlrath Sticks Up For Bourque As Whale Tie Series

After the CT Whale sealed last night’s 4-1 win against the Norfolk Admirals with a late empty net goal, which tied their Eastern Conference Semifinals at 2-2, Admiral player Scott Jackson tried to send a message by hitting Ryan Bourque high. Well Dylan McIlrath was not having it and immediately challenged Jackson (at 3:38 mark)…

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…first off what a piece of garbage this Jackson guy his throwing and landing at least two punches on McIlrath after they were both laying on the ice with the linesman breaking them up. Ever hear of the code?

…this is why I love McIlrath. He will always stick up for a teammate. You can be assured that no one will be going into Lundqvist’s crease when McIlrath’s around. He’ll dance with anyone.

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