New York Rangers at Tampa Bay Lightning – 8:00 EST

Referees

Wes McCauley (#4)

  • Playoff Games 2015: 10
  • Career Playoff Games: 69
  • Reg Season Games: 748
  • First NHL Game: Jan 20 2003
  • Birthplace: Georgetown, ON
  Playoffs Regular Season
Goals/Gm 3.9 5.3
PP/Gm 3.4 2.8
Penl/Gm 3.9 3.7
PIM/Gm 8.2 9.4
% Penl on Home Team 49% 52%
More Penl on Rd Team 5% -6%
Home Win % 80% 42%
Home Rec. 8-2 32-45
OT Games 50% 31%
Calls by Period
  1st 2nd 3rd
Reg Season 36% 38% 27%
Playoffs 42% 30% 27%
Team Records
  ’15 Playoffs ’14-15 ’13-14
NYR 3-0 4-1 4-3
TBL 3-0 2-4 3-1
Calls By Team (Reg Season)
  PP/gm SH/gm
NYR 1.1 1.2
TBL 1.5 1.4

Kevin Pollock (#33)

  • Playoff Games 2015: 11
  • Career Playoff Games: 147
  • Reg Season Games: 1002
  • First NHL Game: Mar 28 2000
  • Birthplace: Kincardine, ON
  Playoffs Regular Season
Goals/Gm 4 5.2
PP/Gm 3.2 3.2
Penl/Gm 3.8 4.2
PIM/Gm 8.8 10.7
% Penl on Home Team 47% 48%
More Penl on Rd Team 13% 7%
Home Win % 73% 51%
Home Rec. 8-3 38-37
OT Games 45% 29%
Calls by Period
  1st 2nd 3rd
Reg Season 30% 40% 30%
Playoffs 41% 33% 26%
Team Records
  ’15 Playoffs ’14-15 ’13-14
NYR 3-0 3-3 2-1
TBL 2-0 3-2 1-2
Calls By Team (Reg Season)
  PP/gm SH/gm
NYR 1.8 1.2
TBL 1.4 1.6

Referees McCauley & Pollock have worked 4 games together this postseason.
Standby referee is Eric Furlatt (#27).
Series Supervisor is Kay Whitmore.

Linesmen

Scott Cherrey (#50)

  • Playoff Games 2015: 10
  • Career Playoff Games: 28
  • Reg Season Games: 544
  • First NHL Game: Oct 6 2007
  • Birthplace: Drayton, ON

Shane Heyer (#55)

  • Playoff Games 2015: 9
  • Career Playoff Games: 169
  • Reg Season Games: 1797
  • First NHL Game: Oct 6 1988
  • Birthplace: Summerland, BC

Standby linesman is Derek Amell (#75).
Linesmen Cherrey & Heyer have worked 4 games together this postseason.