Buffalo Sabres at Pittsburgh Penguins – 7:00 EST

REFEREES

Dean Morton (#36) Jake Brenk (#26)
Games 16-17 66 35
Career Games 676 40
First NHL Game 11/11/00 11/12/15
Birthplace Peterborough, ON Detroit Lakes, MN
Goals/Gm 5.4 (23) 5.6 (8)
PP/Gm 3.4 (5) 3.5 (4)
Penl/Gm 4.4 (5) 4.2 (10)
PIM/Gm 10.0 (9) 9.5 (15)
% of Penl on Home 51.0% (2) 48.0% (11)
More Penl on Rd % -4.0% (38) 10.0% (21)
Home Win % 56.0% (25) 51.0% (36)
Home Rec. 37-29 18-17
OT/SO Games 18.0% (34) 29.0% (6)
Calls by Period 1st 2nd 3rd 1st 2nd 3rd
2016-17 34% 37% 30% 33% 40% 27%
Team Records 16-17 15-16 14-15 16-17 15-16 14-15
BUF 3-3 3-3 3-3 1-0 0-0 0-0
PIT 3-2 3-4 2-1 2-2 0-0 0-0

LINESMEN

Brian Mach (#78) Ryan Gibbons (#58)
Games 16-17 70 69
Career Games 1139 149
First NHL Game 10/7/00 10/8/15
Birthplace Little Falls, MN Vancouver, BC

 


 

Columbus Blue Jackets at Montreal Canadiens – 7:30 EST

REFEREES

Justin St. Pierre (#12) Graham Skilliter (#24)
Games 16-17 69 69
Career Games 793 255
First NHL Game 11/9/05 1/28/13
Birthplace Dolbeau, QC La Ronge, SK
Goals/Gm 5.5 (18) 5.2 (34)
PP/Gm 2.8 (32) 2.6 (38)
Penl/Gm 3.6 (29) 3.5 (34)
PIM/Gm 8.6 (31) 8.7 (29)
% of Penl on Home 50.0% (4) 48.0% (11)
More Penl on Rd % -1.0% (36) 8.0% (27)
Home Win % 64.0% (9) 64.0% (9)
Home Rec. 44-25 44-25
OT/SO Games 30.0% (5) 23.0% (20)
Calls by Period 1st 2nd 3rd 1st 2nd 3rd
2016-17 38% 36% 26% 32% 39% 29%
Team Records 16-17 15-16 14-15 16-17 15-16 14-15
CBJ 3-1 2-3 2-5 4-0 2-2 1-5
MTL 2-3 2-3 4-0 4-1 5-2 1-2

LINESMEN

Mark Wheler (#56) Derek Nansen (#70)
Games 16-17 70 0
Career Games 1673 912
First NHL Game 10/10/92 10/11/02
Birthplace North Battleford, SK Ottawa, ON

 


 

Dallas Stars at Florida Panthers – 7:30 EST

REFEREES

Furman South (#44) Dan O’Halloran (#13)
Games 16-17 0 68
Career Games 1 1303
First NHL Game 4/6/17 10/1/95
Birthplace Sewickley, PA Essex, ON
Goals/Gm 0 (0) 5.3 (28)
PP/Gm 0 (0) 3.1 (17)
Penl/Gm 0 (0) 3.8 (22)
PIM/Gm 0 (0) 9.2 (23)
% of Penl on Home 0 (0) 47.0% (20)
More Penl on Rd % 0 (0) 12.0% (13)
Home Win % 0 (0) 53.0% (33)
Home Rec. 0 36-32
OT/SO Games 0 (0) 29.0% (6)
Calls by Period 1st 2nd 3rd 1st 2nd 3rd
2016-17 0% 0% 0% 34% 36% 29%
Team Records 16-17 15-16 14-15 16-17 15-16 14-15
DAL 0-0 0-0 0-0 1-3 1-3 2-3
FLA 0-0 0-0 0-0 2-3 3-2 3-2

LINESMEN

Shandor Alphonso (#52) Tony Sericolo (#84)
Games 16-17 70 70
Career Games 169 1235
First NHL Game 10/17/14 10/21/98
Birthplace Orangeville, ON Troy, NY

 


 

Washington Capitals at Nashville Predators – 8:00 EST

REFEREES

Garrett Rank (#7) Gord Dwyer (#19)
Games 16-17 68 68
Career Games 114 795
First NHL Game 1/15/15 11/19/05
Birthplace Elmira, ON Halifax, NS
Goals/Gm 5.4 (23) 4.9 (38)
PP/Gm 3.1 (14) 3.2 (9)
Penl/Gm 4.1 (12) 4.1 (11)
PIM/Gm 9.9 (10) 9.8 (13)
% of Penl on Home 47.0% (20) 47.0% (20)
More Penl on Rd % 11.0% (17) 12.0% (13)
Home Win % 59.0% (20) 54.0% (29)
Home Rec. 40-28 37-31
OT/SO Games 21.0% (25) 28.0% (11)
Calls by Period 1st 2nd 3rd 1st 2nd 3rd
2016-17 31% 36% 33% 35% 38% 27%
Team Records 16-17 15-16 14-15 16-17 15-16 14-15
WSH 3-1 2-0 0-0 4-1 4-1 6-1
NSH 4-1 1-2 1-0 2-3 2-3 3-3

LINESMEN

Trent Knorr (#63) Shane Heyer (#55)
Games 16-17 70 71
Career Games 217 1947
First NHL Game 2/26/14 10/6/88
Birthplace Powell River, BC Summerland, BC

 


 

Philadelphia Flyers at Minnesota Wild – 8:00 EST

REFEREES

Wes McCauley (#4) Francis Charron (#6)
Games 16-17 67 35
Career Games 886 332
First NHL Game 1/20/03 4/5/10
Birthplace Georgetown, ON Ottawa, ON
Goals/Gm 5.2 (32) 5.6 (8)
PP/Gm 3.2 (11) 3.3 (8)
Penl/Gm 4.4 (5) 4.2 (9)
PIM/Gm 10.5 (5) 9.8 (13)
% of Penl on Home 47.0% (20) 49.0% (6)
More Penl on Rd % 11.0% (17) 3.0% (32)
Home Win % 66.0% (5) 54.0% (29)
Home Rec. 44-23 19-16
OT/SO Games 19.0% (30) 20.0% (27)
Calls by Period 1st 2nd 3rd 1st 2nd 3rd
2016-17 30% 40% 30% 33% 40% 27%
Team Records 16-17 15-16 14-15 16-17 15-16 14-15
PHI 3-2 3-2 3-4 3-1 4-3 3-5
MIN 2-2 3-3 3-2 1-1 2-3 4-1

LINESMEN

Greg Devorski (#54) Andrew Smith (#51)
Games 16-17 69 0
Career Games 1570 0
First NHL Game 10/9/93 10/4/17
Birthplace Guelph, ON Kitchener, ON

 


 

Arizona Coyotes at Winnipeg Jets – 8:00 EST

REFEREES

Chris Lee (#28) Tom Chmielewski (#18)
Games 16-17 69 36
Career Games 1011 76
First NHL Game 4/2/00 4/4/14
Birthplace Saint John, NB Colorado Springs, CO
Goals/Gm 5.3 (29) 5.3 (29)
PP/Gm 2.8 (34) 3.0 (19)
Penl/Gm 3.9 (21) 3.8 (22)
PIM/Gm 10.5 (5) 9.2 (23)
% of Penl on Home 48.0% (11) 47.0% (20)
More Penl on Rd % 10.0% (21) 13.0% (9)
Home Win % 62.0% (16) 47.0% (39)
Home Rec. 43-26 17-19
OT/SO Games 22.0% (21) 19.0% (30)
Calls by Period 1st 2nd 3rd 1st 2nd 3rd
2016-17 26% 36% 38% 33% 38% 29%
Team Records 16-17 15-16 14-15 16-17 15-16 14-15
ARI 2-2 2-3 0-2 4-0 1-0 1-1
WPG 3-3 4-2 5-1 1-2 0-1 2-0

LINESMEN

Steve Barton (#59) Kiel Murchison (#79)
Games 16-17 69 70
Career Games 1071 330
First NHL Game 11/1/00 1/21/13
Birthplace Vankleek Hill, ON Cloverdale, BC

 


 

Vegas Golden Knights at Edmonton Oilers – 9:00 EST

REFEREES

Francois St. Laurent (#38) Kyle Rehman (#10)
Games 16-17 68 68
Career Games 602 533
First NHL Game 11/10/05 1/22/08
Birthplace Greenfield Park, QC Stettler, AB
Goals/Gm 5.1 (35) 5.8 (3)
PP/Gm 2.8 (34) 3.0 (19)
Penl/Gm 3.4 (37) 4.0 (14)
PIM/Gm 7.8 (37) 9.9 (10)
% of Penl on Home 52.0% (1) 47.0% (20)
More Penl on Rd % -8.0% (39) 12.0% (13)
Home Win % 53.0% (33) 54.0% (29)
Home Rec. 36-32 37-31
OT/SO Games 22.0% (21) 31.0% (4)
Calls by Period 1st 2nd 3rd 1st 2nd 3rd
2016-17 36% 37% 27% 32% 37% 31%
Team Records 16-17 15-16 14-15 16-17 15-16 14-15
VGK 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0
EDM 3-2 0-3 1-3 1-2 2-4 2-7

LINESMEN

Brian Murphy (#93) David Brisebois (#96)
Games 16-17 0 70
Career Games 1863 1036
First NHL Game 10/7/88 10/11/99
Birthplace Dover, NH Sudbury, ON

 


 

Vancouver Canucks at Los Angeles Kings – 10:30 EST

REFEREES

Marc Joannette (#25) Frederick L’Ecuyer (#17)
Games 16-17 68 69
Career Games 1152 554
First NHL Game 10/1/99 10/11/07
Birthplace Verdun, QC Trois-Rivieres, QC
Goals/Gm 5.2 (32) 5.6 (8)
PP/Gm 2.5 (39) 2.9 (30)
Penl/Gm 3.1 (39) 3.3 (38)
PIM/Gm 7.0 (39) 7.2 (38)
% of Penl on Home 45.0% (37) 46.0% (34)
More Penl on Rd % 22.0% (2) 18.0% (4)
Home Win % 54.0% (29) 58.0% (21)
Home Rec. 37-31 40-29
OT/SO Games 22.0% (21) 29.0% (6)
Calls by Period 1st 2nd 3rd 1st 2nd 3rd
2016-17 31% 41% 27% 30% 39% 32%
Team Records 16-17 15-16 14-15 16-17 15-16 14-15
VAN 1-2 1-2 3-4 2-2 2-4 1-2
LAK 2-2 2-2 1-3 4-1 3-2 3-0

LINESMEN

Brandon Gawryletz (#64) Ryan Galloway (#82)
Games 16-17 70 70
Career Games 118 962
First NHL Game 10/14/15 10/17/02
Birthplace Trail, BC Winnipeg, MB

 


 

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