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

Referees

Wes McCauley (#4)

  • Playoff Games 2015: 12
  • Career Playoff Games: 71
  • Reg Season Games: 750
  • First NHL Game: Jan 20 2003
  • Birthplace: Georgetown, ON
  Playoffs Regular Season
Goals/Gm 4.4 5.3
PP/Gm 3.4 2.8
Penl/Gm 4.3 3.7
PIM/Gm 9.9 9.4
% Penl on Home Team 50% 52%
More Penl on Rd Team 2% -6%
Home Win % 75% 42%
Home Rec. 9-3 32-45
OT Games 42% 31%
Calls by Period
  1st 2nd 3rd
Reg Season 36% 38% 27%
Playoffs 36% 28% 37%
Team Records
  ’15 Playoffs ’14-15 ’13-14
TBL 3-1 2-4 3-1
NYR 4-0 4-1 4-3
Calls By Team (Reg Season)
  PP/gm SH/gm
TBL 1.5 1.4
NYR 1.1 1.2

Kevin Pollock (#33)

  • Playoff Games 2015: 13
  • Career Playoff Games: 149
  • Reg Season Games: 1002
  • First NHL Game: Mar 28 2000
  • Birthplace: Kincardine, ON
  Playoffs Regular Season
Goals/Gm 4.3 5.2
PP/Gm 3.2 3.2
Penl/Gm 4.2 4.2
PIM/Gm 10.3 10.7
% Penl on Home Team 48% 48%
More Penl on Rd Team 8% 7%
Home Win % 69% 51%
Home Rec. 9-4 38-37
OT Games 38% 29%
Calls by Period
  1st 2nd 3rd
Reg Season 30% 40% 30%
Playoffs 35% 30% 35%
Team Records
  ’15 Playoffs ’14-15 ’13-14
TBL 2-1 3-2 1-2
NYR 4-0 3-3 2-1
Calls By Team (Reg Season)
  PP/gm SH/gm
TBL 1.4 1.6
NYR 1.8 1.2

Referees McCauley & Pollock have worked 8 games together this postseason.
McCauley/Pollock worked Game 4 of TBL/NYR.
In Rd 2, they worked Game 7 of NYR/WSH.
In Rd 1, they worked Game 7 of TBL/DET
Standby referee is Chris Rooney (#5).
Series Supervisor is Kay Whitmore.

Linesmen

Derek Amell (#75)

  • Playoff Games 2015: 12
  • Career Playoff Games: 131
  • Reg Season Games: 1148
  • First NHL Game: Oct 11 1997
  • Birthplace: Port Colborne, ON

Brian Murphy (#93)

  • Playoff Games 2015: 12
  • Career Playoff Games: 256
  • Reg Season Games: 1713
  • First NHL Game: Oct 7 1988
  • Birthplace: Dover, NH

Standby linesman is Michel Cormier (#76).
Linesmen Amell & Murphy have worked 3 games together this postseason.