McIlrath, The Day After His NHL Debut: "Dream Come True"

Defenseman Dylan McIlrath said he couldn't stop smiling Thursday night before the Rangers and Blue Jackets game at The Garden, his NHL debut, but he got down to business once the puck dropped, and finally settled in during the second and third periods. McIlrath discussed his emotions and various aspects of his first NHL game with BlueshirtsUnited.com on Friday following practice before taking off to spend the rest of the day with his family, which had flown in from Western Canada to see his debut the night before and still remain in New York.

Watch and find out what Dylan McIlrath had to say Friday, then comment below.