Day: January 31, 2015

Referee Wes McCauley’s Exuberant Hooking Call

We’ve heard about referee Wes McCauley’s exuberant penalty calls this season. Finally, we’ve got a clip of one to share. Listen as Mac sends Nashville’s Ekholm to the box for hooking. Excuse us, hooookkiiiiiiiiiiiiing…   McCauley and his partner, rookie Tom Chmielewski, called another 24 minutes in penalties on the night, but none were quite as much fun as that...

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Tonight’s NHL Referees & Linesmen – 1/31/15

Washington Capitals at Montreal Canadiens – 1:00 EST Referees Mike Leggo (#3) Games 2014-15: 43 Career Games: 1041 First NHL Game: Mar 3 1998 Birthplace: North Bay, ON Leggo NHL Rank NHL Avg Goals/Gm 5.1 29 5.4 Power Plays/Gm 3.1 30 3.3 Penalties/Gm 4.1 25 4.2 PIM/Gm 10.2 23 10.2 % of Penl on Home Team 49% 8 48% More Penl on Road Team 5% 26 7% Home Win % 42% 27 49% Home Record 18-25 Games to OT/SO 28% 12 26% Calls by Period Per 1st 2nd 3rd Pctg 33% 33% 34% Rank 18 37 4 Team Records...

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