Long Beach dad cheers on Bruins player son during playoffs against Isles

Twelve-thousand people will pack Nassau Coliseum Thursday to root for the Islanders in game 3 of their playoff series against the Bruins. But at least one Long Islander will be cheering for Boston - and for a good reason.

News 12 Staff

Jun 2, 2021, 10:05 PM

Updated 1,049 days ago

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Twelve-thousand people will pack Nassau Coliseum Thursday to root for the Islanders in game 3 of their playoff series against the Bruins. But at least one Long Islander will be cheering for Boston - and for a good reason.
Charlie McAvoy Sr. is one proud dad. His son, Charlie McAvoy Jr. scored the game winner in game 1 against the Islanders.
He says he jumped so high, he thinks his shoulder popped out of its socket.
Through two games this series, McAvoy has a goal, an assist and some bragging rights.
News 12's Jamie Stuart has more with Charlie McAvoy Sr.


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