Round 1 stats will be added shortly… In the meantime, tonight’s officials:

 

 

New York Rangers at Ottawa Senators – 7:00 EDT

REFEREES

Dan O’Rourke (#9) Jean Hebert (#15)
Games 16-17 73 76
Career Games 988 325
First NHL Game 10/2/99 3/30/11
Birthplace Calgary, AB Moncton, NB
Goals/Gm 5.7 (8) 5.7 (6)
PP/Gm 2.8 (37) 3.3 (6)
Penl/Gm 3.6 (34) 4.3 (5)
PIM/Gm 8.6 (34) 10.5 (6)
% of Penl on Home 50.0% (5) 49.0% (10)
More Penl on Rd % 1.0% (35) 4.0% (33)
Home Win % 60.0% (19) 66.0% (8)
Home Rec. 44-29 50-26
OT/SO Games 26.0% (15) 17.0% (37)
Calls by Period 1st 2nd 3rd 1st 2nd 3rd
2016-17 30% 38% 32% 34% 37% 30%
Team Records 16-17 15-16 14-15 16-17 15-16 14-15
NYR 2-3 2-2 4-2 2-1 2-4 3-3
OTT 3-1 2-1 3-3 1-5 3-2 1-3

LINESMEN

Derek Amell (#75) Bryan Pancich (#94)
Games 16-17 76 75
Career Games 1297 519
First NHL Game 10/11/97 10/3/09
Birthplace Port Colborne, ON Great Falls, MT

 

Hebert and O’Rourke were paired up for Round 1. The duo worked Rangers/Canadiens Game 3, a 3-1 win by Montreal at Madison Square Garden.

Standby: Marc Joannette (#25)
Series Supervisor: TBD


 

Pittsburgh Penguins at Washington Capitals – 7:30 EDT

REFEREES

Dan O’Halloran (#13) Kevin Pollock (#33)
Games 16-17 75 75
Career Games 1303 1156
First NHL Game 10/1/95 3/28/00
Birthplace Essex, ON Kincardine, ON
Goals/Gm 5.4 (23) 5.6 (11)
PP/Gm 3.0 (18) 2.9 (33)
Penl/Gm 3.7 (28) 3.7 (30)
PIM/Gm 9.0 (28) 8.9 (29)
% of Penl on Home 47.0% (25) 48.0% (14)
More Penl on Rd % 11.0% (18) 7.0% (29)
Home Win % 53.0% (37) 56.0% (31)
Home Rec. 40-35 42-33
OT/SO Games 32.0% (4) 19.0% (33)
Calls by Period 1st 2nd 3rd 1st 2nd 3rd
2016-17 34% 37% 29% 33% 38% 29%
Team Records 16-17 15-16 14-15 16-17 15-16 14-15
PIT 1-5 2-2 3-3 3-2 1-5 2-4
WSH 3-2 5-0 2-2 3-1 2-2 3-3

LINESMEN

Shane Heyer (#55) Brad Kovachik (#71)
Games 16-17 77 76
Career Games 1947 1297
First NHL Game 10/6/88 10/10/96
Birthplace Summerland, BC Woodstock, ON

 

This is the first playoff game for the pairing of O’Halloran and Pollock. In the first round, O’Halloran was partnered with Ian Walsh while Pollock reffed with Brad Meier.

O’Halloran worked Caps/Leafs Game 3, a 4-3 overtime win by Toronto. He also worked the Penguins’ 4-1 victory over Columbus in Game 2 of their first-round series.

Pollock refereed Caps/Leafs Game 6, the 2-1 overtime victory that eliminated Toronto.

Standby: Francois St. Laurent (#38)
Series Supervisor: TBD


 

Stats listed are for 2016-17 season. Number in parentheses indicates referee’s rank among active officials.