New York Rangers at Pittsburgh Penguins – 3:00 EST

Referees

Steve Kozari (#40)

  • Games 2015-16: 75
  • Career Games: 688
  • First NHL Game: Oct 15 2005
  • Birthplace: Penticton, BC
  Kozari NHL
Rank
NHL
Avg
Goals/Gm 5.2 29 5.3
PP/Gm 3.6 2 3.1
Penl/Gm 4.4 7 4
PIM/Gm 10.6 9 9.7
% of Penl on Home 47% 29 48%
More Penl on Road 11% 13 8%
Home Win % 59% 9 54%
Home Rec. 44-31    
Games to OT/SO 13% 40 22%
Calls by Period 1st 2nd 3rd
Pctg 33% 38% 28%
Rank 15 19 27
Team Records ’15-16 ’14-15 ’13-14
NYR 2-1 4-1 1-3
PIT 1-2 3-2 3-2

Marc Joannette (#25)

  • Games 2015-16: 75
  • Career Games: 1077
  • First NHL Game: Oct 1 1999
  • Birthplace: Verdun, QC
  Joannette NHL
Rank
NHL
Avg
Goals/Gm 5.5 8 5.3
PP/Gm 2.7 40 3.1
Penl/Gm 3.4 41 4
PIM/Gm 8.1 41 9.7
% of Penl on Home 49% 8 48%
More Penl on Road 6% 25 8%
Home Win % 60% 6 54%
Home Rec. 45-30    
Games to OT/SO 25% 12 22%
Calls by Period 1st 2nd 3rd
Pctg 36% 34% 30%
Rank 4 35 15
Team Records ’15-16 ’14-15 ’13-14
NYR 3-2 3-3 2-2
PIT 1-2 3-3 1-6

Linesmen

Jonny Murray (#95)

  • Games 2015-16: 74
  • Career Games: 988
  • First NHL Game: Oct 7 2000
  • Birthplace: Beauport, QC

Steve Barton (#59)

  • Games 2015-16: 73
  • Career Games: 995
  • First NHL Game: Nov 1 2000
  • Birthplace: Vankleek Hill, ON

Standby referee is Ghislain Hebert


Philadelphia Flyers at Washington Capitals – 7:00 EST

Referees

Kelly Sutherland (#11)

  • Games 2015-16: 75
  • Career Games: 1007
  • First NHL Game: Dec 19 2000
  • Birthplace: Richmond, BC
  Sutherland NHL
Rank
NHL
Avg
Goals/Gm 5.3 26 5.3
PP/Gm 2.8 35 3.1
Penl/Gm 3.9 33 4
PIM/Gm 9.6 23 9.7
% of Penl on Home 49% 8 48%
More Penl on Road 4% 29 8%
Home Win % 56% 16 54%
Home Rec. 42-33    
Games to OT/SO 23% 16 22%
Calls by Period 1st 2nd 3rd
Pctg 33% 41% 25%
Rank 14 5 37
Team Records ’15-16 ’14-15 ’13-14
PHI 2-2 1-3 5-0
WSH 4-1 4-2 2-4

Dave Jackson (#8)

  • Games 2015-16: 75
  • Career Games: 1481
  • First NHL Game: Dec 22 1990
  • Birthplace: Montreal, QC
  Jackson NHL
Rank
NHL
Avg
Goals/Gm 5.5 8 5.3
PP/Gm 3.3 14 3.1
Penl/Gm 4.1 17 4
PIM/Gm 9.4 28 9.7
% of Penl on Home 49% 8 48%
More Penl on Road 3% 31 8%
Home Win % 55% 19 54%
Home Rec. 41-34    
Games to OT/SO 17% 30 22%
Calls by Period 1st 2nd 3rd
Pctg 32% 41% 27%
Rank 26 7 32
Team Records ’15-16 ’14-15 ’13-14
PHI 3-2 1-3 2-2
WSH 3-0 5-1 4-0

Linesmen

Steve Miller (#89)

  • Games 2015-16: 69
  • Career Games: 1048
  • First NHL Game: Oct 11 2000
  • Birthplace: Stratford, ON

Michel Cormier (#76)

  • Games 2015-16: 74
  • Career Games: 860
  • First NHL Game: Oct 10 2003
  • Birthplace: Trois-Rivieres, QC

Standby referee is Dean Morton


Minnesota Wild at Dallas Stars – 8:00 EST

Referees

Kevin Pollock (#33)

  • Games 2015-16: 75
  • Career Games: 1081
  • First NHL Game: Mar 28 2000
  • Birthplace: Kincardine, ON
  Pollock NHL
Rank
NHL
Avg
Goals/Gm 5.1 32 5.3
PP/Gm 2.9 34 3.1
Penl/Gm 3.9 29 4
PIM/Gm 9.7 21 9.7
% of Penl on Home 50% 4 48%
More Penl on Road 2% 34 8%
Home Win % 49% 33 54%
Home Rec. 37-38    
Games to OT/SO 19% 28 22%
Calls by Period 1st 2nd 3rd
Pctg 29% 42% 29%
Rank 40 4 17
Team Records ’15-16 ’14-15 ’13-14
MIN 2-3 1-3 3-1
DAL 2-2 4-1 3-1

Brad Meier (#34)

  • Games 2015-16: 74
  • Career Games: 1075
  • First NHL Game: Oct 23 1999
  • Birthplace: Dayton, OH
  Meier NHL
Rank
NHL
Avg
Goals/Gm 5.4 18 5.3
PP/Gm 3.4 5 3.1
Penl/Gm 4.6 3 4
PIM/Gm 11.1 4 9.7
% of Penl on Home 47% 29 48%
More Penl on Road 14% 3 8%
Home Win % 54% 22 54%
Home Rec. 40-34    
Games to OT/SO 20% 25 22%
Calls by Period 1st 2nd 3rd
Pctg 35% 36% 29%
Rank 8 34 18
Team Records ’15-16 ’14-15 ’13-14
MIN 3-3 3-3 2-3
DAL 1-1 1-1 3-2

Linesmen

Brad Kovachik (#71)

  • Games 2015-16: 74
  • Career Games: 1295
  • First NHL Game: Oct 10 1996
  • Birthplace: Woodstock, ON

Ryan Galloway (#82)

  • Games 2015-16: 74
  • Career Games: 885
  • First NHL Game: Oct 17 2002
  • Birthplace: Winnipeg, MB

Standby referee is Francis Charron


San Jose Sharks at Los Angeles Kings – 10:30 EST

Referees

Brad Watson (#23)

  • Games 2015-16: 74
  • Career Games: 1178
  • First NHL Game: Mar 7 1996
  • Birthplace: Regina, SK
  Watson NHL
Rank
NHL
Avg
Goals/Gm 5.7 4 5.3
PP/Gm 3.4 8 3.1
Penl/Gm 4.3 10 4
PIM/Gm 10.2 12 9.7
% of Penl on Home 47% 29 48%
More Penl on Road 13% 6 8%
Home Win % 57% 15 54%
Home Rec. 42-32    
Games to OT/SO 23% 16 22%
Calls by Period 1st 2nd 3rd
Pctg 33% 40% 28%
Rank 17 15 31
Team Records ’15-16 ’14-15 ’13-14
SJS 2-1 3-3 3-3
LAK 3-1 4-2 2-5

Frederick L’Ecuyer (#17)

  • Games 2015-16: 75
  • Career Games: 479
  • First NHL Game: Oct 11 2007
  • Birthplace: Trois-Rivieres, QC
  L’Ecuyer NHL
Rank
NHL
Avg
Goals/Gm 5.1 32 5.3
PP/Gm 3.3 10 3.1
Penl/Gm 4.2 13 4
PIM/Gm 10 16 9.7
% of Penl on Home 48% 17 48%
More Penl on Road 9% 15 8%
Home Win % 47% 36 54%
Home Rec. 35-40    
Games to OT/SO 17% 30 22%
Calls by Period 1st 2nd 3rd
Pctg 35% 38% 27%
Rank 7 21 35
Team Records ’15-16 ’14-15 ’13-14
SJS 2-2 4-2 1-2
LAK 2-3 3-0 2-1

Linesmen

Jay Sharrers (#57)

  • Games 2015-16: 74
  • Career Games: 1555
  • First NHL Game: Oct 6 1990
  • Birthplace: New Westminster, BC

Scott Cherrey (#50)

  • Games 2015-16: 73
  • Career Games: 617
  • First NHL Game: Oct 6 2007
  • Birthplace: Drayton, ON

Standby referee is Ian Walsh