Bruins Rookie Charlie McAvoy Demolishes Viktor Stalberg With Huge Hit

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Boston Bruins defenseman Charlie McAvoy isn’t afraid to punish his opponents, and he proved that in the second period of Game 5 of his team’s first-round Stanley Cup playoff series against the Ottawa Senators.

The rookie blueliner drilled Senators forward Viktor Stalberg with a massive hit along the boards.

It was part of a very entertaining period, highlighted by the Bruins scoring two goals to go into the third period tied 2-2. Boston went on to win 3-2 in double overtime.

Check out McAvoy’s hit from Friday night in the video above.

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Thumbnail photo via Bob DeChiara/USA TODAY Sports Images

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