Day: January 27, 2016

Flames’ Wideman Crosschecks Linesman Don Henderson

What was Dennis Wideman thinking?  Perhaps he was frustrated that the officials didn’t call a penalty when Nashville’s Miikka Salomaki hit him into the boards moments earlier.  Maybe he was still shaking the cobwebs out as he skated toward the bench. Whatever was going on, Wideman screwed up. There’s no excuse, no possible justifiable explanation for crosschecking an official, as Wideman did to veteran linesman Don Henderson on Wednesday night: Moments prior, Wideman was checked hard into the boards by Nashville’s Miikka Salomaki. Wideman got up slowly, heading directly to the bench – and directly into linesman Don Henderson....

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Tonight’s NHL Referees & Linesmen – 1/27/16

Toronto Maple Leafs at Tampa Bay Lightning – 7:00 EST Referees Brian Pochmara (#16) Games 2015-16: 44 Career Games: 587 First NHL Game: Dec 23 2005 Birthplace: Detroit, MI   Pochmara NHL Rank NHL Avg Goals/Gm 5.5 9 5.2 PP/Gm 3 26 3.1 Penl/Gm 3.9 21 3.9 PIM/Gm 8.9 27 9.5 % of Penl on Home 47% 26 48% More Penl on Road 11% 11 8% Home Win % 61% 29 65% Home Rec. 27-17     Games to OT/SO 34% 2 23% Calls by Period 1st 2nd 3rd Pctg 33% 35% 32% Rank 24 30 10 Team Records...

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