Day: March 7, 2016

Coyotes’ Domi Suspended For Instigating Fight

The Anaheim Ducks had been going after Coyotes defenseman Oliver Ekman-Larsson all night.  Late in the game, with the Ducks holding a commanding 5-1 lead, Anaheim’s Ryan Garbutt took a run at the Arizona blueliner.  That was when Max Domi decided he’d finally seen enough.  Domi made a beeline for Garbutt, cross-checking him in the back before dropping the gloves and spinning the Ducks’ tough guy around for a fight.  Domi landed a few blows before linesmen Jay Sharrers and Pierre Racicot broke things up.   Both players went off for fighting, despite Garbutt not having thrown a single...

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Tonight’s NHL Referees & Linesmen – 3/7/16

Tampa Bay Lightning at Philadelphia Flyers – 7:00 EST Referees Frederick L’Ecuyer (#17) Games 2015-16: 60 Career Games: 464 First NHL Game: Oct 11 2007 Birthplace: Trois-Rivieres, QC L’Ecuyer NHLRank NHLAvg Goals/Gm 4.9 36 5.3 PP/Gm 3.5 7 3.1 Penl/Gm 4.2 12 4 PIM/Gm 9.7 15 9.6 % of Penl on Home 47% 30 48% More Penl on Road 11% 7 7% Home Win % 48% 32 53% Home Rec. 29-31 Games to OT/SO 18% 31 23% Calls by Period 1st 2nd 3rd Pctg 35% 37% 27% Rank 10 28 30 Team Records ’15-16 ’14-15 ’13-14 TBL 2-3 5-1...

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