Playoff stats in orange; based on pairing.

Washington Capitals at Pittsburgh Penguins – 7:30 EDT

REFEREES

Chris Rooney (#5) Francois St. Laurent (#38)
Games 16-17 38 / 7 75 / 7
Career Games 1014 602
First NHL Game 11/22/00 11/10/05
Birthplace Boston, MA Greenfield Park, QC
Goals/Gm 5.8 (5) / 5.5 (8) 5.2 (37) / 5.5 (8)
PP/Gm 3.0 (18) / 3.1 (11) 2.8 (37) / 3.1 (11)
Penl/Gm 3.7 (30) / 4.2 (13) 3.5 (39) / 4.2 (13)
PIM/Gm 8.7 (33) / 11.7 (5) 8.1 (39) / 11.7 (5)
% of Penl on Home 51% (3) / 50% (6) 52% (2) / 50% (6)
More Penl on Rd % -3% (40) / 0% (11) -7% (42) / 0% (11)
Home Win % 58% (26) / 71% (1) 56% (31) / 71% (1)
Home Rec. 22-16 / 5-2 42-33 / 5-2
OT/SO Games 11% (40) / 14% (7) 25% (18) / 14% (7)
Calls by Period 1st 2nd 3rd 1st 2nd 3rd
2016-17 32%/
26%
41%/
44%
27%/
30%
35%/
26%
37%/
44%
27%/
30%
Team Records 16-17 15-16 14-15 16-17 15-16 14-15
WSH 1-0/
0-0
3-2 2-3 3-2/
0-0
2-1 3-3
PIT 1-1/
1-0
4-3 3-3 4-1/
1-0
3-0 3-1

LINESMEN

Michel Cormier (#76) Steve Miller (#89)
Games 16-17 77 76
Career Games 937 1124
First NHL Game 10/10/03 10/11/00
Birthplace Trois-Rivieres, QC Stratford, ON

Rooney and St. Laurent have been paired all postseason.  During the opening round, they worked PIT/CBJ Game 1, CHI/NSH Game 2, EDM/SJS Game 4, and MTL/NYR Game 6.

In Round 2, they’ve officiated STL/NSH Game 1, OTT/NYR Game 3, and EDM/ANA Game 5.

 

Standby: Chris Lee (#28)
Series Supervisor: Paul Devorski


 

 

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