Breaking: NHL Captain makes surprising comments concerning the controversial silver medal throwing

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We reported earlier today that 19-year-old forward Lias Andersson has absolutely no regrets about tossing his silver medal over the glass, right after Sweden's 3-1 loss against Canada in the finals of the World Junior Championships.

Even though this is likely to leave the fans who watched the incident with a very bad impression of the young center, Montreal Canadiens captain Max Pacioretty said he understands why Andersson did what he did. And that he actually loved seeing that from the Rangers' 2017 first-round pick:

This echoes what TSN insider Bob McKenzie said shortly after the incident, last nigh:

What do you think of Pacioretty's comments regarding the controversial medal throwing?