Buzz: Is Dylan McIlrath Returning For The Whale Tonight?

7:22PM: McIlrath has gotten into a fight.

7:18PM: McIlrath is in the lineup for the Whale.

6:40PM: Bob Crawford says that McIlrath is on the ice for the Whale in warmups.


The Whale play the Sound Tigers tonight in Hartford.

On 12/20, McIlrath told Paul Doyle of the Courant “Its been really good. The knee feels real good. Obviously I have to get my game back because its been a while, but it’s slowly coming along. The hands are getting better. I feel a lot more comfortable each day.”

He said that he was willing to be patient with his return but expected it to be after Christmas or around New Years.

McIlrath has been in full practice with the Whale for over a week.

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