Originally Posted by acdcrocksno1
Because you have to wear one in the ahl you dumb ****
But he wasn't playing in the AHL dumbass....McQuaid wasn't wearing one, so obviously it wasn't required. It wasn't a AHL vs NHL game, it was a "mixed squad" scrimmage.
If you're an AHL scrub, trying to show you belong in the NHL and want to fight (great idea, all for it) take off the shield for a game. It literally takes about 15 seconds.