Day: May 22, 2015

Tonight’s NHL Playoff Referees & Linesmen – 5/22/15

New York Rangers at Tampa Bay Lightning – 8:00 EST Referees Wes McCauley (#4) Playoff Games 2015: 10 Career Playoff Games: 69 Reg Season Games: 748 First NHL Game: Jan 20 2003 Birthplace: Georgetown, ON   Playoffs Regular Season Goals/Gm 3.9 5.3 PP/Gm 3.4 2.8 Penl/Gm 3.9 3.7 PIM/Gm 8.2 9.4 % Penl on Home Team 49% 52% More Penl on Rd Team 5% -6% Home Win % 80% 42% Home Rec. 8-2 32-45 OT Games 50% 31% Calls by Period   1st 2nd 3rd Reg Season 36% 38% 27% Playoffs 42% 30% 27% Team Records   ’15 Playoffs...

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Last Call: Pick the Final Penalty of the Conference Finals and Win!

It’s last call! Tell us which player will take the final penalty of the 2014-15 regular season and win a prize pack from Z Hockey! Submit your picks for the player, time, and infraction for the final penalty call of the 2014-15 Conference Finals. All entries must be received prior to opening puck drop of the final game of the Conference Finals. One entry per person. The person with the right pick will score a Z HOCKEY PRIZE PACK! Prizes include a Z Hockey Performance Long Sleeve, Z Hockey Cinch Bag, Z Hockey V-Neck Tee, and a Z Hockey...

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NHL Refs Mic’d Up: Dan O’Halloran at Ducks/Hawks Game 3

From the NHL comes another look at ice-level action during the Stanley Cup Playoffs.  This clip comes from Game 3 between the Chicago Blackhawks and the Anaheim Ducks. Referee Dan O’Halloran makes an appearance around the 0:35 mark. “He’s not doing anything!” Afterwards, O’Halloran and fellow referee Steve Kozari talk about an uptick in physical play, particularly players in and near the crease.  (Apologies for the video quality; hopefully a better version surfaces from the...

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