Day: February 5, 2015

Habs’ Subban Fined $2,000 For Diving

The NHL’s list of convicted divers has a new member: Candiens defenseman PK Subban. Subban’s been called for diving just once – on January 29, against the New York Rangers. Prior to that game, though, he’d already been warned by the league about embellishing.  That warning, along with his latest dive, has now cost the Habs’ blueliner $2,000. Subban’s first incident wasn’t called on the ice, but it was flagged by Hockey Ops, who reviews every game. That dive, which earned Subban a warning, happened against the Tampa Bay Lightning on January 6. His latest flop was caught on the...

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Tonight’s NHL Referees & Linesmen – 2/5/15

St. Louis Blues at Buffalo Sabres – 7:00 EST Referees Brian Pochmara (#16) Games 2014-15: 45 Career Games: 512 First NHL Game: Dec 23 2005 Birthplace: Detroit, MI Pochmara NHL Rank NHL Avg Goals/Gm 5.3 22 5.4 Power Plays/Gm 3.5 8 3.2 Penalties/Gm 4.4 11 4.2 PIM/Gm 10.8 13 10.2 % of Penl on Home Team 48% 15 48% More Penl on Road Team 7% 22 7% Home Win % 51% 15 49% Home Record 23-22 Games to OT/SO 22% 27 25% Calls by Period Per 1st 2nd 3rd Pctg 28% 33% 39% Rank 36 37 2 Team Records...

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