Day: December 15, 2015

Ducks’ Thompson Suspended 3 Games for Illegal Check to Head

Nate Thompson of the Anaheim Ducks will miss the team’s next three games.  He’s been suspended for a an illegal check to the head of Carolina’s Justin Faulk.  The hit came 6:25 into the opening period of an eventual 5-1 Ducks loss. Thompson was penalized on the play, receiving an elbowing major and a game misconduct from referees Greg Kimmerly and Brian Pochmara. “I’m not a dirty player,” Thompson told the OC Register. “It was just one of those things where it happened fast. I wasn’t trying to hit his head. I’ve played with Faulker in the world championships with the...

Read More

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

New Jersey Devils at Buffalo Sabres – 7:00 EST Referees Rob Martell (#26) Games 2015-16: 24 Career Games: 991 First NHL Game: Mar 14 1996 Birthplace: Winnipeg, MB Martell NHLRank NHLAvg Goals/Gm 5.2 18 5.2 PP/Gm 2.9 34 3.2 Penl/Gm 3.7 32 4.1 PIM/Gm 8.7 30 9.7 % of Penl on Home 45% 35 48% More Penl on Road 23% 6 9% Home Win % 42% 40 64% Home Rec. 10-14 Games to OT/SO 21% 21 24% Calls by Period 1st 2nd 3rd Pctg 35% 34% 31% Rank 15 29 16 Team Records ’15-16 ’14-15 ’13-14 NJD 0-1 1-4...

Read More

@ScoutingTheRefs

December 2015
S M T W T F S
« Nov   Jan »
 12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
2728293031