*Assignments subject to change regarding which referees/linesmen are starting and which are on standby.

Montreal Canadiens at Ottawa Senators – 7:00 EST

Referees

Kelly Sutherland (#11)

  • Games 2014-15: 70
  • Career Games: 932
  • First NHL Game: Dec 19 2000
  • Birthplace: Richmond, BC
  Sutherland NHL Rank NHL Avg
Goals/Gm 5.0 35 5.3
Power Plays/Gm 3.1 16 3.1
Penalties/Gm 4.3 11 4
PIM/Gm 11.0 6 9.7
% of Penl on Home Team 49% 14 49%
More Penl on Road Team 2% 29 6%
Home Win % 51% 11 47%
Home Rec. 36-34    
Games to OT/SO 24% 25 25%
Calls by Period
Per 1st 2nd 3rd
Pctg 31% 38% 32%
Rank 31 22 11
Team Records 2014-15 2013-14
MTL 4-1 1-2
OTT 1-3 4-0
Calls By Team PP/gm SH/gm
MTL 1.2 1.6
OTT 1.8 1.4

Francis Charron (#6)

  • Games 2014-15: 75
  • Career Games: 216
  • First NHL Game: Apr 5 2010
  • Birthplace: Ottawa, ON
  Charron NHL Rank NHL Avg
Goals/Gm 5.4 14 5.3
Power Plays/Gm 3.2 10 3.1
Penalties/Gm 4.0 21 4
PIM/Gm 9.7 19 9.7
% of Penl on Home Team 50% 7 49%
More Penl on Road Team 2% 29 6%
Home Win % 45% 26 47%
Home Rec. 34-41    
Games to OT/SO 28% 13 25%
Calls by Period
Per 1st 2nd 3rd
Pctg 33% 38% 29%
Rank 21 18 25
Team Records 2014-15 2013-14
MTL 4-1 1-2
OTT 2-3 0-2
Calls By Team PP/gm SH/gm
MTL 1.8 1.9
OTT 2 1.7

Standby referee is Ghislain Hebert (#22).
Series Supervisor is Rod Pasma.

Linesmen

Brad Kovachik (#71)

  • Games 2014-15: 77
  • Career Games: 1221
  • First NHL Game: Oct 10 1996
  • Birthplace: Woodstock, ON

Bryan Pancich (#94)

  • Games 2014-15: 78
  • Career Games: 398
  • First NHL Game: Oct 3 2009
  • Birthplace: Great Falls, MT

Standby linesman is Matt MacPherson.


New York Rangers at Pittsburgh Penguins – 7:00 EST

Referees

Kevin Pollock (#33)

  • Games 2014-15: 72
  • Career Games: 1002
  • First NHL Game: Mar 28 2000
  • Birthplace: Kincardine, ON
  Pollock NHL Rank NHL Avg
Goals/Gm 5.2 27 5.3
Power Plays/Gm 3.2 14 3.1
Penalties/Gm 4.3 11 4
PIM/Gm 10.9 8 9.7
% of Penl on Home Team 48% 21 49%
More Penl on Road Team 8% 16 6%
Home Win % 51% 11 47%
Home Rec. 37-35    
Games to OT/SO 29% 10 25%
Calls by Period
Per 1st 2nd 3rd
Pctg 30% 40% 30%
Rank 33 7 23
Team Records 2014-15 2013-14
NYR 3-3 2-1
PIT 3-3 4-0
Calls By Team PP/gm SH/gm
NYR 1.8 1.2
PIT 1.6 1.7

Francois St. Laurent (#38)

  • Games 2014-15: 74
  • Career Games: 481
  • First NHL Game: Nov 10 2005
  • Birthplace: Greenfield Park, QC
  St. Laurent NHL Rank NHL Avg
Goals/Gm 5.4 14 5.3
Power Plays/Gm 3.1 18 3.1
Penalties/Gm 3.9 27 4
PIM/Gm 9.2 31 9.7
% of Penl on Home Team 45% 39 49%
More Penl on Road Team 21% 3 6%
Home Win % 54% 7 47%
Home Rec. 40-34    
Games to OT/SO 23% 28 25%
Calls by Period
Per 1st 2nd 3rd
Pctg 35% 36% 29%
Rank 8 34 26
Team Records 2014-15 2013-14
NYR 6-0 2-2
PIT 3-1 6-1
Calls By Team PP/gm SH/gm
NYR 1.3 1.4
PIT 1.4 2.2

Standby referee is Wes McCauley (#4).
Series Supervisor is Don Koharski.

Linesmen

Shane Heyer (#55)

  • Games 2014-15: 77
  • Career Games: 1797
  • First NHL Game: Oct 6 1988
  • Birthplace: Summerland, BC

Kiel Murchison (#79)

  • Games 2014-15: 78
  • Career Games: 180
  • First NHL Game: Jan 21 2013
  • Birthplace: Cloverdale, BC


St. Louis Blues at Minnesota Wild – 9:30 EST

Referees

Gord Dwyer (#19)

  • Games 2014-15: 71
  • Career Games: 641
  • First NHL Game: Nov 19 2005
  • Birthplace: Halifax, NS
  Dwyer NHL Rank NHL Avg
Goals/Gm 5.5 9 5.3
Power Plays/Gm 3.3 6 3.1
Penalties/Gm 4.2 14 4
PIM/Gm 9.9 18 9.7
% of Penl on Home Team 49% 14 49%
More Penl on Road Team 4% 26 6%
Home Win % 39% 38 47%
Home Rec. 28-43    
Games to OT/SO 27% 14 25%
Calls by Period
Per 1st 2nd 3rd
Pctg 32% 36% 32%
Rank 26 32 9
Team Records 2014-15 2013-14
STL 3-2 3-2
MIN 3-3 1-5
Calls By Team PP/gm SH/gm
STL 2.0 1.8
MIN 1.5 1.4

Eric Furlatt (#27)

  • Games 2014-15: 75
  • Career Games: 875
  • First NHL Game: Oct 8 2001
  • Birthplace: Trois-Rivieres, QC
  Furlatt NHL Rank NHL Avg
Goals/Gm 5 35 5.3
Power Plays/Gm 3.5 5 3.1
Penalties/Gm 4.4 8 4
PIM/Gm 10.1 15 9.7
% of Penl on Home Team 48% 21 49%
More Penl on Road Team 8% 16 6%
Home Win % 52% 9 47%
Home Rec. 39-36    
Games to OT/SO 24% 25 25%
Calls by Period
Per 1st 2nd 3rd
Pctg 32% 38% 30%
Rank 27 17 21
Team Records 2014-15 2013-14
STL 3-3 4-2
MIN 2-2 2-3
Calls By Team PP/gm SH/gm
STL 1.9 1.9
MIN 1.7 1.4

Standby referee is Justin St. Pierre (#12).
Series Supervisor is Kay Whitmore.

Linesmen

Jay Sharrers (#57)

  • Games 2014-15: 77
  • Career Games: 1481
  • First NHL Game: Oct 6 1990
  • Birthplace: New Westminster, BC

Darren Gibbs (#66)

  • Games 2014-15: 77
  • Career Games: 1111
  • First NHL Game: Oct 1 1997
  • Birthplace: Edmonton, AB


Anaheim Ducks at Winnipeg Jets – 9:30 EST

Referees

Steve Kozari (#40)

  • Games 2014-15: 74
  • Career Games: 611
  • First NHL Game: Oct 15 2005
  • Birthplace: Penticton, BC
  Kozari NHL Rank NHL Avg
Goals/Gm 5.1 30 5.3
Power Plays/Gm 3.3 9 3.1
Penalties/Gm 4.5 5 4
PIM/Gm 10.4 11 9.7
% of Penl on Home Team 48% 21 49%
More Penl on Road Team 7% 20 6%
Home Win % 46% 23 47%
Home Rec. 34-40    
Games to OT/SO 19% 36 25%
Calls by Period
Per 1st 2nd 3rd
Pctg 38% 36% 26%
Rank 4 28 37
Team Records 2014-15 2013-14
ANA 2-2 4-0
WPG 4-3 0-4
Calls By Team PP/gm SH/gm
ANA 1.0 2.5
WPG 1.9 1.5

Dave Jackson (#8)

  • Games 2014-15: 73
  • Career Games: 1404
  • First NHL Game: Dec 22 1990
  • Birthplace: Montreal, QC
  Jackson NHL Rank NHL Avg
Goals/Gm 5.3 22 5.3
Power Plays/Gm 3 25 3.1
Penalties/Gm 4 21 4
PIM/Gm 9.7 19 9.7
% of Penl on Home Team 52% 3 49%
More Penl on Road Team -7% 38 6%
Home Win % 37% 39 47%
Home Rec. 27-46    
Games to OT/SO 27% 14 25%
Calls by Period
Per 1st 2nd 3rd
Pctg 36% 39% 25%
Rank 5 14 38
Team Records 2014-15 2013-14
ANA 4-2 2-4
WPG 2-5 3-2
Calls By Team PP/gm SH/gm
ANA 1.5 1.1
WPG 1.5 2.0

Standby referee is Mike Leggo (#3).
Series Supervisor is Don Van Massenhoven.

Linesmen

Tim Nowak (#77)

  • Games 2014-15: 78
  • Career Games: 1434
  • First NHL Game: Oct 8 1993
  • Birthplace: Buffalo, NY

Steve Barton (#59)

  • Games 2014-15: 76
  • Career Games: 922
  • First NHL Game: Nov 1 2000
  • Birthplace: Vankleek Hill, ON

Standby linesman is Brian Mach.