Day: February 6, 2015

Did Sedin’s ‘F-Bomb’ Cost Canucks the Game?

There are good penalties and bad penalties. There are also terrible penalties. In the second period of Thursday night’s game, Canucks captain Henrik Sedin took a terrible one – one he never expected to be called. With the Canucks shorthanded and trailing by two late in the second, defenseman Dan Hamhuis was sent off by referee Ian Walsh for tripping San Jose’s Melker Karlsson. As Hamhuis headed to the box, Canucks captain Henrik Sedin expressed his displeasure with the call. “The Canucks have had a lot of chatter to the officials in this game,” the Canucks’ broadcast crew said....

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Tonight’s NHL Referees & Linesmen – 2/6/15

Toronto Maple Leafs at New Jersey Devils – 7:00 EST Referees Kyle Rehman (#37) Games 2014-15: 45 Career Games: 352 First NHL Game: Jan 22 2008 Birthplace: Stettler, AB Rehman NHL Rank NHL Avg Goals/Gm 5.3 20 5.4 Power Plays/Gm 3 35 3.2 Penalties/Gm 3.7 38 4.2 PIM/Gm 8 39 10.2 % of Penl on Home Team 48% 15 48% More Penl on Road Team 7% 22 7% Home Win % 40% 33 49% Home Record 18-27 Games to OT/SO 24% 21 25% Calls by Period Per 1st 2nd 3rd Pctg 37% 41% 22% Rank 7 6 37 Team...

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