Day: February 25, 2015

Eric Lindros Suing Ref Paul Stewart for Defamation

Eric Lindros really likes dictating where he goes and what gets said about him. He’s filed a $3 million – make that $250,000 – lawsuit against former NHL referee Paul Stewart for what he claims were defamatory comments.  The charges stem from an article published last summer in which Stewart talked about his relationship with Lindros – or lack thereof – both on and off the ice. View image | gettyimages.com   From Stewart’s column that prompted the suit: The start of the game [between the Flyers and Devils] at the Spectrum was delayed several minutes. I had to wait for...

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Tonight’s NHL Referees & Linesmen – 2/25/15

Calgary Flames at New Jersey Devils – 7:30 EST Referees Paul Devorski (#10) Games 2014-15: 49 Career Games: 1572 First NHL Game: Oct 14 1989 Birthplace: Guelph, ON Devorski NHL Rank NHL Avg Goals/Gm 5.5 14 5.4 Power Plays/Gm 3 34 3.2 Penalties/Gm 3.9 32 4.1 PIM/Gm 10 20 10 % of Penl on Home Team 49% 6 48% More Penl on Road Team 5% 28 8% Home Win % 51% 13 49% Home Rec. 25-24 Games to OT/SO 27% 11 25% Calls by Period Per 1st 2nd 3rd Pctg 33% 42% 25% Rank 22 4 34 Team Records...

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