San Jose Sharks at Boston Bruins – 7:00 EDT

Referees

Chris Rooney #5

  • 4.1 minor penalties per game
  • 13.0 total PIM per game
  • 14.4% more penalties called on road team
  • 63.0% home team win percentage
  • Win/Loss
    • SJS 3-1 / 0-0 this yr
    • BOS 3-3  / 0-0 this yr
Paul Devorski #10

  • 3.4 minor penalties per game
  • 11.2 total PIM per game
  • 5.8% more penalties called on road team
  • 60.2% home team win percentage
  • Win/Loss
    • SJS 2-2 / 0-1 this yr
    • BOS 4-2 / 0-0 this yr

Linesmen: Tim Nowak #77, Brad Kovachik #71


New York Rangers at New Jersey Devils – 7:00 EDT

Referees

Brian Pochmara #16

  • 4.0 minor penalties per game
  • 12.4 total PIM per game
  • 9.7% more penalties called on road team
  • 46.5% home team win percentage
  • Win/Loss
    • NYR 1-2 / 0-0 this yr
    • NJD 3-1 / 1-0 this yr
Francois St. Laurent #38

  • 4.0 minor penalties per game
  • 12.4 total PIM per game
  • 8.8% more penalties called on road team
  • 52.0% home team win percentage
  • Win/Loss
    • NYR 2-2 / 0-0 this yr
    • NJD 1-2 / 0-0 this yr

Linesmen: Derek Amell #75, Greg Devorski #54


Toronto Maple Leafs at New York Islanders – 7:00 EDT

Referees

Jon McIsaac #45

  • 5.5 minor penalties per game
  • 17.3 total PIM per game
  • 35.7% more penalties called on road team
  • 100.0% home team win percentage
  • Win/Loss
    • TOR 0-0 / 0-0 this yr
    • NYI 0-0 / 0-0 this yr
Wes McCauley #4

  • 3.3 minor penalties per game
  • 10.1 total PIM per game
  • 7.6% more penalties called on road team
  • 63.0% home team win percentage
  • Win/Loss
    • TOR 2-3 / 0-0 this yr
    • NYI 2-3 / 0-0 this yr

This will be McIsaac’s fifth career NHL game. He worked three last season and covered Avs/Sens on 10/16.
McCauley’s working his first Eastern Time Zone game of the year. He’s had a week off; last game was 10/14 in Nashville.

Linesmen: Jean Morin #97, Scott Driscoll #68


Detroit Red Wings at Montreal Canadiens – 7:30 EDT

Referees

Greg Kimmerly #18

  • 3.3 minor penalties per game
  • 11.0 total PIM per game
  • 6.0% more penalties called on road team
  • 59.7% home team win percentage
  • Win/Loss
    • DET 0-2 / 0-0 this yr
    • MTL 1-5 / 0-0 this yr
Marc Joannette #25

  • 3.4 minor penalties per game
  • 10.0 total PIM per game
  • 10.9% more penalties called on road team
  • 54.7% home team win percentage
  • Win/Loss
    • DET 5-1 / 0-0 this yr
    • MTL 2-4 / 0-0 this yr

Red Wings have 5 straight regular season wins under Joannette and have gone 8-2 in their last 10 when he’s working. 

Linesmen: Steve Barton #59, David Brisebois #96


Arizona Coyotes at Nashville Predators – 8:00 EDT

Referees

Francis Charron #6

  • 3.4 minor penalties per game
  • 9.8 total PIM per game
  • 2.0% more penalties called on road team
  • 49.3% home team win percentage
  • Win/Loss
    • ARI 3-2 / 0-0 this yr
    • NSH 2-5 / 0-0 this yr
Dan O’Rourke #9

  • 3.7 minor penalties per game
  • 11.0 total PIM per game
  • 18.4% more penalties called on road team
  • 60.5% home team win percentage
  • Win/Loss
    • ARI 3-3 / 0-1 this yr
    • NSH 2-1 / 0-0 this yr

Linesmen: Pierre Racicot #65, Steve Miller #89


Carolina Hurricanes at Winnipeg Jets – 8:00 EDT

Referees

Kyle Rehman #37

  • 3.6 minor penalties per game
  • 10.9 total PIM per game
  • 6.7% more penalties called on road team
  • 57.5% home team win percentage
  • Win/Loss
    • CAR 3-2 / 0-0 this yr
    • WPG 3-3 / 0-0 this yr
Gord Dwyer #19

  • 4.1 minor penalties per game
  • 11.9 total PIM per game
  • 5.8% more penalties called on road team
  • 56.1% home team win percentage
  • Win/Loss
    • CAR 1-3 / 0-0 this yr
    • WPG 2-2 / 0-0 this yr

Referee Gord Dwyer is not the same Gord Dwyer who once played for the Canes.

Linesmen: Andy McElman #90, Bryan Pancich #94


Philadelphia Flyers at Chicago Blackhawks – 8:30 EDT

Referees

Kelly Sutherland #11

  • 3.2 minor penalties per game
  • 9.5 total PIM per game
  • 13.7% more penalties called on road team
  • 43.0% home team win percentage
  • Win/Loss
    • PHI 5-0 / 0-0 this yr
    • CHI 3-3 / 0-0 this yr
Kevin Pollock #33

  • 3.1 minor penalties per game
  • 9.9 total PIM per game
  • 11.4% more penalties called on road team
  • 54.1% home team win percentage
  • Win/Loss
    • PHI 2-1 / 0-0 this yr
    • CHI 3-3 / 0-0 this yr

Flyers are 9-1 in last 10 regular season games under referee Kelly Sutherland.

Linesmen: Darren Gibbs #66, Ryan Galloway #82


Vancouver Canucks at Dallas Stars – 8:30 EDT

Referees

Tim Peel #20

  • 3.4 minor penalties per game
  • 11.3 total PIM per game
  • 20.7% more penalties called on road team
  • 56.1% home team win percentage
  • Win/Loss
    • VAN 2-4 / 1-0 this yr
    • DAL 1-4 / 0-0 this yr
Rob Martell #26

  • 3.3 minor penalties per game
  • 9.1 total PIM per game
  • 19.7% more penalties called on road team
  • 45.2% home team win percentage
  • Win/Loss
    • VAN 1-2 / 0-0 this yr
    • DAL 2-2 / 0-0 this yr

Linesmen: Jay Sharrers #57, Michel Cormier #76


Florida Panthers at Colorado Avalanche – 9:00 EDT

Referees

Brad Meier #34

  • 4.0 minor penalties per game
  • 11.7 total PIM per game
  • 2.0% more penalties called on home team
  • 47.9% home team win percentage
  • Win/Loss
    • FLA 1-2 / 0-0 this yr
    • COL 5-1 / 0-0 this yr
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
    • FLA 2-3 / 0-1 this yr
    • COL 5-2 / 0-0 this yr

Avs are 8-2 in last 10 games under referee Brad Meier.

Linesmen: Scott Cherrey #50, John Grandt #98


Tampa Bay Lightning at Calgary Flames – 9:00 EDT

Referees

Chris Lee #28

  • 3.8 minor penalties per game
  • 10.7 total PIM per game
  • 18.4% more penalties called on road team
  • 50.0% home team win percentage
  • Win/Loss
    • TBL 2-2 / 0-0 this yr
    • CGY 2-2 / 0-0 this yr
Graham Skilliter #24

  • 3.6 minor penalties per game
  • 10.9 total PIM per game
  • 9.3% more penalties called on road team
  • 40.9% home team win percentage
  • Win/Loss
    • TBL 2-0 / 0-0 this yr
    • CGY 1-2 / 0-0 this yr

Linesmen: Brad Lazarowich #86, Shane Heyer #55