Day: March 12, 2015

Linesman Lonnie Cameron Sings Journey

The in-house entertainment at NHL games isn’t just for the fans.  Often, the players will get into the music – either courtesy of the arena DJ or, in some cases, its talented organist.    Even the on-ice officials appreciate a nice song during a stoppage in play. During Wednesday night’s game between the Buffalo Sabres and the Toronto Maple Leafs, linesman Lonnie Cameron rocked out to Journey’s “Don’t Stop Believin’.” Just a small town ref… pic.twitter.com/n91VIlIhDh — Kris Baker (@SabresProspects) March 12, 2015 No word on whether Cameron’s fellow linesman Steve Barton or referees Steve Kozari and Kendrick Nicholson...

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Tonight’s NHL Referees & Linesmen – 3/12/15

Tampa Bay Lightning at Boston Bruins – 7:00 EST Referees Kyle Rehman (#37) Games 2014-15: 61 Career Games: 368 First NHL Game: Jan 22 2008 Birthplace: Stettler, AB Rehman NHL Rank NHL Avg Goals/Gm 5.1 34 5.4 Power Plays/Gm 3 27 3.1 Penalties/Gm 3.8 36 4.1 PIM/Gm 8.7 38 9.9 % of Penl on Home Team 49% 11 48% More Penl on Road Team 5% 26 7% Home Win % 34% 40 48% Home Rec. 21-40 Games to OT/SO 26% 17 25% Calls by Period Per 1st 2nd 3rd Pctg 36% 39% 25% Rank 5 16 37 Team Records 2014-15 2013-14 TBL 2-1 3-3 BOS 1-2 1-4 Chris Rooney (#5) Games 2014-15: 60 Career Games: 886 First NHL Game: Nov 22 2000 Birthplace: Boston, MA Rooney NHL Rank NHL Avg Goals/Gm 5.5 16 5.4 Power Plays/Gm 3.7 2 3.1 Penalties/Gm 4.5 8 4.1 PIM/Gm 10.5 13 9.9 % of Penl on Home Team 49% 11 48% More Penl on Road Team 5% 26 7% Home Win % 47% 20 48% Home Rec. 28-32 Games to OT/SO 22% 27 25% Calls by Period Per 1st 2nd 3rd Pctg 35% 35% 30% Rank 13 34 21 Team Records 2014-15 2013-14 TBL 2-2 5-0 BOS 4-0 3-3 Referees Rehman & Rooney have worked 7 games together this season. This is Rooney’s first game back after being hit with the puck.   Linesmen...

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