Day: January 8, 2015

Tonight’s NHL Referees & Linesmen – 1/8/15

New Jersey Devils at Boston Bruins – 7:00 EST Referees Greg Kimmerly (#18) Games 2014-15: 34 Career Games: 1041 First NHL Game: Nov 30 1996 Birthplace: Toronto, ON Kimmerly NHL Rank NHL Avg Goals/Gm 5.4 17 5.4 Power Plays/Gm 3.2 23 3.3 Penalties/Gm 4.1 27 4.3 PIM/Gm 9.1 34 10.4 % of Penl on Home Team 49% 7 48% More Penl on Road Team 6% 27 9% Home Win % 65% 5 50% Home Record 22-12 Games to OT/SO 21% 32 27% Calls by Period Per 1st 2nd 3rd Pctg 35% 35% 30% Rank 14 31 20 Team Records...

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Bruins Defeat Pens On Controversial OT Goal

Boston Bruins forward Patrice Bergeron deflected Milan Lucic’s point shot, sending it over Marc-Andre Fleury’s shoulder and into the net, giving the Bruins a 3-2 overtime victory. Or did he? Referee Francis Charron had his arms up, indicating that the play would be reviewed. After conferring with the rest of the on-ice crew, Charron pointed to center ice to indicate a good goal. Then he went to check in with the Situation Room. After some deliberation, the official ruling was handed down. Charron headed to center ice to deliver the news: “After the review, it was determined that the puck...

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