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Just a Bit Offside… or Was It?

Players miss about 80% of their shots. Goaltenders fail to stop about 10% of...

NHL Mumps Outbreak Spreads to Officials

With more than a dozen confirmed cases across five teams, it doesn’t...

Wild Unhappy with Late Penalty That Led to GWG

Both their goalies were sick.  A penalty shot goal kept them in the game....

Isles’ Tavares Spears Devils’ Zidlicky, Dodges Major Penalty

John Tavares did not like being taken out of the play on a solid hip check...

Wild’s Scandella Suspended 2 Games for Head Shot

Minnesota Wild defenseman Marco Scandella is the latest to add his name to...

Ref Helps Jackets’ Prout to Bench After Puck to Groin

Early in Tuesday night’ game between the Columbus Blue Jackets and...

Jets’ Evander Kane Suspended 2 Games for Hit

Winnipeg Jets forward Evander Kane has been suspended two games by the...

Islanders’ Lee Awaits Hearing for Hit on Blues’ Gunnarsson

New York Islanders center Anders Lee is waiting to hear from the NHL’s...

Why Pominville’s Game Winner Was a Good Hockey Goal

Minnesota Wild forward Jason Pominville is going through a rough stretch. ...

Bortuzzo Suspended 2 Games for Jagr Hit

The league would like to have a word with Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman...

QMJHL Goaltender Phaneuf Suspended 9 Games For Kick

Goaltender interference has been a hot topic at all levels of hockey....

Linesman Derek Amell Injured by Slewfoot

Linesmen have it rough. They don’t get to have fun announcing calls...

Ref Reading: A Ref’s Take on Blown Calls, More (SI/Muir)

Sports Illustrated’s Allan Muir recently sat down with Ken Reinhard,...

Kerry Fraser on the Illegal Curve Hockey Show

Retired NHL referee and current TSN columnist Kerry Fraser was recently a...

Ref Roundup: McCreary Talks HHOF, Van Massenhoven Dodges Bullets

 This week, Ref Roundup catches up with two retired officials and...

Ref Reading: Graham Skilliter is NHL’s Newest Full Time Referee

If you’re only going to read one article on the NHL’s newest...

CHL Referee’s Report from NHL Officials Camp

Originally published by the Central Hockey League: NHL Exposure Officials...

OHL Linesman Cory Piche Waits for the Call

OHL Linesman Cory Piche has dipped his toes into the AHL pool, but is still...

Former Kitchener Captain Ben Fanelli Dons the Stripes

Former Kitchener Rangers captain Ben Fanelli stepped on to the ice at the...

OHL Officials Wrap Up Training Camp

Referees all across North America are getting ready for the start of their...

Ref Reading: DBD’s Fan Guide to NHL Officiating

  From Erin Bolen at Defending Big D comes a terrific breakdown of...

Q&A with NHL Linesman Derek Amell

The Ontario Minor Hockey Association recently sat down to talk with one of...

Retired NHL Linesman Kevin Collins Honored

Linesman Kevin Collins spent 28 years in stripes, from 1977 to 2005, manning...

FHL Referee Cody Lang Chases NHL Dream at Officiating Combine

The NHL Exposure Combine recently took place in Buffalo, New York.  ...

Capitals/Panthers – 16:52 of the Third Period

At 16:52 of the third period in the Washington Capitals/Florida Panthers...

Canucks/Canadiens – 12/9/14 – 1:04 of the First Period

At 1:04 of the first period in the Vancouver Canucks/Montreal Canadiens...

Situation Room Awards Blues Goal After Review

The NHL’s Situation Room has had a busy Saturday night.  With a...

Situation Room: Vrbata Deflection in Canucks/Flames

Vancouver’s Radim Vrbata gave his club a two-goal lead midway through...

KHL Situation Room: Dynamo vs. Metallurg

While the NHL’s Situation Room is still enjoying the offseason, the...

Situation Room Blows It; Vanek’s “Kicked Puck” Costs Isles Win

Thomas Vanek scored the game-winning overtime goal for the New York...

Situation Room: Doan Uses the Body

The Coyotes needed a break.   Phoenix hadn’t won in regulation since...

Situation Room: Off the Skate of St. Louis

Midway through the third period of their game against the Winnipeg Jets, the...

Situation Room: Panthers/Canadiens

Twice during the Montreal Canadiens’ 2-1 victory over division rival...

Situation Room: Winter Classic

  The Winter Classic saw two plays that required review from just over...

Situation Room: Time Expires on Sharks

The San Jose Sharks’ Patrick Marleau scored a beautiful power play...

Situation Room: Hawks High-Stick Goal

From Monday night’s game between the Chicago Blackhawks and Los...

Tonight’s NHL Referees & Linesmen – 12/18/14

Florida Panthers at Philadelphia Flyers – 7:00 EST Referees ...

Tonight’s NHL Referees & Linesmen – 12/17/14

Ottawa Senators at New Jersey Devils – 7:00 EST Referees ...

Tonight’s NHL Referees & Linesmen – 12/16/14

Tampa Bay Lightning at Philadelphia Flyers – 7:00...

Tonight’s NHL Referees & Linesmen – 12/15/14

New Jersey Devils at New York Islanders – 7:00 EST Referees ...

Tonight’s NHL Referee & Linesmen – 12/14/14

Los Angeles Kings at Toronto Maple Leafs – 5:00 EST Referees ...

Tonight’s NHL Referees & Linesmen – 12/13/14

Ottawa Senators at Boston Bruins – 1:00 EST Referees Rob...

Tonight’s NHL Referees & Linesmen – 12/12/14

Calgary Flames at Pittsburgh Penguins – 7:00 EST Referees ...

Tonight’s NHL Referees & Linesmen – 12/11/14

Chicago Blackhawks at Boston Bruins – 7:00 EST Referees ...

Tonight’s NHL Referees & Linesmen – 12/10/14

Toronto Maple Leafs at Detroit Red Wings – 8:00 EST Referees ...

Tonight’s NHL Referees & Linesmen – 12/9/14

Chicago Blackhawks at New Jersey Devils – 7:00 EST Referees ...

Tonight’s NHL Officials – 12/8/14

Pittsburgh Penguins at New York Rangers – 7:00 EST Referees ...

Tonight’s NHL Officials – 12/7/14

Anaheim Ducks at Winnipeg Jets – 3:00 EST Referees Chris...

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  • Flames Bollig Steamrolls Linesman Don Henderson

  • Flashback Friday: Andy Van Hellemond Mic’d Up in the ’85 Playoffs