What Happens When NHL Referees Are Injured?

After last week’s incident with injuries to both Florida Panthers goaltenders, the league has decided to revisit the policy around emergency backup goaltenders.   They might want to do the same for on-ice officials.  In the playoffs, the league assigns standby officials for each game.  Not so during the regular season. Referees and linesmen face injury … Continue reading What Happens When NHL Referees Are Injured?