At NHL.com, Tal Pinchevsky spoke with Dylan McIlrath and Jeff Beukeboom about their relationship together and what kind of player McIlrath is.
Beukeboom says that he loves how McIlrath understands who he is and what his role is on the ice.
Pinchevsky writes that McIlrath loves the feeling of “imposing his will physically on opposing players” and McIlrath confirmed that by saying he loves making contact with another player.
Beukeboom noted that while the Rangers are deep on defense, they don’t have a player with McIlrath’s skill set
McIlrath said that he loves picking Beukeboom’s brain and learning from him.
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