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Dylan McIlrath | Defenseman | #4

Team: Detroit Red Wings
Age / DOB:  (26) / 4/20/1992
Ht / Wt:  6'5' / 236
Drafted: 2010 / Rd. 1 (10) / NYR

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Dylan McIlrath has signed a two-year, two-way deal with the Detroit Red Wings.
McIlrath will come with a $650,000 annual cap hit if he plays in the NHL. That being said, the 25-year-old defenseman is more likely to start the 2017-18 campaign in the minors and possibly be summoned at some point as an injury replacement. Thu, Jun 29, 2017 04:28:00 AM

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Dylan McIlrath has been assigned to Grand Rapids of the AHL.

He was acquired in the trade that sent Thomas Vanek to Florida. McIlrath has suited up for the Rangers, Hartford (AHL), Florida and Springfield (AHL) this season.
Wed, Mar 1, 2017 02:13:00 PM

Dylan McIlrath along with a 2017 third round draft pick are heading to Detroit in exchange for Thomas Vanek.

This is McIlrath's second trade of the season, as he was first sent to Florida from the Rangers for Steven Kampfer. In 43 career NHL games, just six this season, the 24-year-old hulking defender has posted five points with 94 PIMs and 112 hits.
Wed, Mar 1, 2017 12:01:00 PM

Dylan McIlrath has been assigned to the minors.

He cleared waivers on Wednesday and has been sent to Springfield of the AHL.
Wed, Feb 1, 2017 02:20:00 PM

Dylan McIlrath has been put on waivers by the Florida Panthers.

He has played in just five games with Florida since he was acquired from the New York Rangers. McIlrath has one goal, 14 penalty minutes and a minus-2 rating in six appearances this year.
Tue, Jan 31, 2017 06:38:00 PM

Dylan McIlrath will serve as a healthy scratch in Monday's game against the Arizona Coyotes.

McIlrath has one goal in six games this season. He shouldn't be on anyone's fantasy radar. James Reimer, who is away from the team for personal reasons, will also miss the game.
Mon, Jan 23, 2017 09:00:00 PM

Dylan McIlrath has completed his conditioning assignment with AHL Springfield.

McIlrath has a goal and an assist in six AHL games. He also has a goal in four contests with the Panthers in 2016-17.
Mon, Jan 16, 2017 11:35:00 AM

Dylan McIlrath will be a healthy scratch in Monday's game against the New Jersey Devils.

This will be his 11th straight game in the press box. McIlrath has only suited up in five games this season and unless there are injuries on the Panthers' blue line, it doesn't look like he'll play very much in the second half of the year.
Mon, Jan 9, 2017 06:56:00 PM

Dylan McIlrath has been sent to AHL Springfield on a conditioning stint.

McIlrath hasn't played since Dec. 15, so this will give him a chance to shake off the rust. He has a goal and 14 penalty minutes in five NHL games this season.
Wed, Jan 4, 2017 11:08:00 AM

Dylan McIlrath didn't come out of the press box for Thursday's game.

This is McIlrath's sixth consecutive game as a healthy scratch. He has a goal in five games this season.
Thu, Dec 29, 2016 07:44:00 PM

Dylan McIlrath will be a healthy scratch on Wednesday when the Florida Panthers host the Toronto Maple Leafs

This will be his fifth straight scratch, and hasn't played very much since being picked up on waivers by the Florida Panthers earlier in the season. Also sitting will be Shawn Thornton.
Wed, Dec 28, 2016 07:05:00 PM

Dylan McIlrath scored in Tuesday's 5-1 loss to the Minnesota Wild.

McIlrath's goal was rather meaningless, as it cut Minnesota's lead to 5-1 in the third period. Jonathan Marchessault and Reilly Smith picked up the assists on Florida's only marker. McIlrath has one goal, a minus-2 rating and 14 penalty minutes in four games. He has no fantasy value.
Tue, Dec 13, 2016 11:44:00 PM

Dylan McIlrath will be a healthy scratch in Tuesday's game against Florida.

McIlrath has only suited up in two games this season. Even when he does play, he won't have any fantasy value. Seth Griffith will also watch the game from the press box.
Tue, Dec 6, 2016 07:32:00 PM

Dylan McIlrath will be a healthy scratch in Tuesday's game against the Chicago Blackhawks.

McIlrath has played in just two games this season and has suited up just once since being acquired from the Rangers earlier this season. Shawn Thornton will also watch the game from the press box tonight.
Tue, Nov 29, 2016 08:25:00 PM

Dylan McIlrath won't get the chance to face his former club, the New York Rangers.

McIlrath was sent to Florida back on Nov. 8th, but has played in just one game for the Panthers thus far. Unfortunately, he does not appear to have any fantasy value.
Sun, Nov 20, 2016 06:10:00 PM

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