Day: March 7, 2015

Referee Chris Rooney Injured at Avs/Jackets

Referee Chris Rooney was injured during the second period of Saturday night’s game between the Colorado Avalanche and the Columbus Blue Jackets. He was not able to return to the game. The injury occurred with 18:18 to play in the second period. Avalanche defenseman Nick Holden fired a dump-in from just inside the blueline that caught Rooney on the leg. Rooney fell to the ice in obvious pain before being helped off the ice by the remaining officials.   Referee Kelly Sutherland completed the game as the lone referee. Linesmen were Derek Amell and Shandor Alphonso. This is the second significant...

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Tonight’s NHL Referees & Linesmen – 3/7/15

Philadelphia Flyers at Boston Bruins – 1:00 EST Referees Dan O’Halloran (#13) Games 2014-15: 54 Career Games: 1132 First NHL Game: Oct 1 1995 Birthplace: Essex, ON O’Halloran NHL Rank NHL Avg Goals/Gm 5.7 10 5.4 Power Plays/Gm 3 32 3.1 Penalties/Gm 4 26 4.1 PIM/Gm 9.7 23 10 % of Penl on Home Team 46% 34 48% More Penl on Road Team 16% 6 7% Home Win % 46% 23 48% Home Rec. 25-29 Games to OT/SO 17% 38 25% Calls by Period Per 1st 2nd 3rd Pctg 29% 43% 28% Rank 35 2 31 Team Records 2014-15...

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