Mar 23, 2017 | News, NHL, Rules
With Leafs defenseman Roman Polak given a five-minute major and a game misconduct for boarding, the Leafs needed someone to serve his penalty. Nobody did.
Mar 23, 2017 | News, NHL, Player Safety
Toronto Maple Leafs defenseman Roman Polak was ejected from Wednesday night’s game against Columbus for boarding Blue Jackets forward Oliver Bjorkstrand.
Mar 21, 2017 | News, NHL, Rules
The officials skated in for the opening faceoff between the Bruins and Leafs. The puck dropped. The action began. The Air Canada Centre’s clock did not.
Mar 21, 2017 | News, NHL, Player Safety
Calgary Flames forward Matthew Tkachuk has been suspended two games for elbowing Drew Doughty of the Los Angeles Kings.
Mar 20, 2017 | News, NHL
A defensive zone draw turned dangerous for linesman David Brisebois on Sunday. The veteran...
Mar 17, 2017 | AHL, News
Former ECHL and AHL defenseman Travis Gawryletz will make his AHL debut as a linesman for tonight’s game between the Rockford IceHogs and Manitoba Moose
Mar 16, 2017 | News, NHL
ESPN’s Craig Custance and Pierre LeBrun asked NHL players a question near and dear to our hearts: Who’s the NHL’s best referee?
Retired NHL referee Kerry Fraser joined Hockey Unfiltered prior to Wednesday’s ‘Rivalry Night’ matchup between the Flyers and the Pittsburgh Penguins
The long, protracted, legal wrangling around Dennis Wideman’s suspension for abuse of...
Mar 15, 2017 | IIHF, International, News
The IIHF has announced the referees and linesmen officiating this year’s World Championship in Cologne, Germany, and Paris, France.
The NHL refs and linesmen for Thursday, March 23, 2017
Jan 30, 2017
NHL Ref Kelly Sutherland donned the ref cam for the 2017 NHL All-Star Game. Here are the highlights. Spoiler alert: Goals. Lots of 'em!
Jan 19, 2017
Jan 4, 2017
From referee errors to players’ rule ignorance, Officially Speaking elaborates on several situations to assist all of you parents, coaches and skaters