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Jess Rubenstein at The Prospect Park reports that Dylan McIlrath (2010 - 1st) will most likely be suspended for the second time this season after a blow to the head of Victoria player Jesse Zgraggen during Moose Jaw's 3-1 win last night...
To watch on YouTube click here.Rubenstein adds that with the way the WHL has been handing out discipline, as a second offender, McIlrath is most likely looking at somewhere between 5 and 10 games....hate to see this from McIlrath, who despite his physical nature doesn't strike me as a dirty player. He could have really hurt Zgraggen and deserves a double digit suspension for sure....hope this will be an eye-opener for McIlrath. He needs to learn where the line is and not step over it or it will be impossible for him to find regular ice time at the NHL level.H/T to Buzzing the Net for video.Remember to follow me on Twitter & Facebook or e-mail me at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Jess Rubenstein at The Prospect Park reports that Dylan McIlrath (2010 - 1st) has been suspeneded by the WHL for eight games due to his checking to the head major Wednesday night.As part of their ruling, the WHL cited that:1- Primary contact was made to the head of the opponent2- They hit resulted in an injury to the opponent3- This is the second suspension the player received the...
The WHL this afternoon suspended New York Ranger 2010 first-round pick Dylan McIlrath of the Moose Jaw Warriors for eight games as a result of his receiving a checking to the head major on January 18 against Victoria Royals.
As part of their ruling, the WHL cited that:
1-Primary contact was made to the head of the opponent
2- They hit resulted in an injury to the opponent...
Friday night was more about bad news than it was about outstanding performances for both New York Ranger and New York Islanders prospects. The first bit of bad news was announced before anybody even stepped on the ice as each team had bad news about first-round pick.
The New York Rangers saw their 2010 first-round pick Dylan McIlrath be suspended for eight games as a result of...