New York Islanders at Carolina Hurricanes – 7:00 EDT

Referees

NHL Referee Ian Walsh #29

NHL Referee Ian Walsh (#29)

Ian Walsh #29

  • 3.5 minor penalties per game
  • 9.0 total PIM per game
  • 18.4% more penalties called on road team
  • 61.6% home team win percentage
  • Win/Loss (’13-14)
    • NYI 2-4
    • CAR 1-2
NHL Referee Justin St. Pierre (#12)

NHL Referee Justin St. Pierre (#12)

Justin St. Pierre #12

  • 3.7 minor penalties per game
  • 10.4 total PIM per game
  • 16.3% more penalties called on road team
  • 52.0% home team win percentage
  • Win/Loss (’13-14)
    • NYI 2-1
    • CAR 1-5

Linesmen

Andy McElman #90

  • Faceoffs – NYI: 45.9% (-1.3 from team avg of 47.2%)
  • Faceoffs – CAR: 49.3% (-3.3 from team avg of 52.6%)
Mark Shewchyk #92

  • Faceoffs – NYI: 48.4% (+1.2 from team avg 47.2%)
  • Faceoffs – CAR: 47.3% (-5.3 from team avg 52.6%)

AHL  Referees

  • Lake Erie vs. Grand Rapids
    • Referees: T.J. Luxmore (#49) & Nic Leduc (#12)
    • Linesmen: Jared Hoffmeyer (#91) & Bob Marcis (#65)
  • St. John’s vs. Providence
    • Referees: Pierre Lambert (#39) &  Keith Kaval (#40)
    • Linesmen: Brian MacDonald (#72) & Alex Stagnone (#7)
  • Adirondack vs. Rochester
    • Referees: Kendrick Nicholson (#44) & Jamie Koharski (#84)
    • Linesmen: Shandor Alphonso (#52) & Zachary Thornton (#78)
  • Charlotte vs. Milwaukee
    • Referees: Garrett Rank (#48) &  Trevor Hanson (#47)
    • Linesmen: Dan Dineen (#24) & Jim Scarpace (#75)
  • Iowa vs. San Antonio
    • Referees: Jon McIsaac (#45) & Tim Mayer (#19)
    • Linesmen: Randy Sappo (#13) & Mitch MacPherson (#71)(Officials on NHL contracts in bold)

* All stats full-year 2013-14.

NHL averages: 8.7% more penalties on road teams. 53.6% home win percentage