Day: March 1, 2016

Tonight’s NHL Referees & Linesmen – 3/1/16

Calgary Flames at Boston Bruins – 7:00 EST Referees Francois St. Laurent (#38) Games 2015-16: 27 Career Games: 509 First NHL Game: Nov 10 2005 Birthplace: Greenfield Park, QC St. Laurent NHLRank NHLAvg Goals/Gm 5.6 6 5.3 PP/Gm 3.6 3 3.2 Penl/Gm 4.2 10 4 PIM/Gm 9.3 25 9.6 % of Penl on Home 48% 20 48% More Penl on Road 7% 21 8% Home Win % 63% 4 53% Home Rec. 17-10 Games to OT/SO 37% 1 23% Calls by Period 1st 2nd 3rd Pctg 34% 33% 33% Rank 16 36 5 Team Records ’15-16 ’14-15 ’13-14 CGY...

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AHL’s Peter Tarnaris Successfully Climbing Officiating Ladder

By Ted Warren. Originally posted at The Sin Bin. Whether you love them or hate them, the job the on-ice officials do are key to the sport we all know and love. They often are booed out of arenas or become victims of verbal assault from passionate hockey fans. In all reality, the men in stripes are the “Third Team” and hockey couldn’t be played without them. Have you ever wondered how an on-ice official prepares, travels, or how they are working to get to the next level?  ECHL/AHL referee Peter Tarnaris, a 28-year-old from Long Grove, Illinois, gives us...

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