Day: March 28, 2016

North Dakota Player Scores Goal, Gets Taken Out By Referee

When you’re on the ice, always keep your head up — even after you score a goal.  North Dakota’s Drake Caggiula beat Michigan goaltender Steve Racine to give his team a 1-0 lead.  On the ice, UND’s Caggiula looked an unstoppable force. That’s when he ran into an immovable object: referee Chip McDonald.    While Michigan may not have been able to stop North Dakota’s Drake Caggiula, referee Chip McDonald...

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Tonight’s NHL Referees & Linesmen – 3/28/16

Winnipeg Jets at Philadelphia Flyers – 7:00 EST Referees Tom Kowal (#32) Games 2015-16: 58 Career Games: 943 First NHL Game: Oct 29 1999 Birthplace: Vernon, BC Kowal NHLRank NHLAvg Goals/Gm 5 33 5.3 PP/Gm 3 28 3.1 Penl/Gm 4.1 20 4 PIM/Gm 9.6 18 9.6 % of Penl on Home 48% 15 48% More Penl on Road 8% 20 7% Home Win % 52% 27 53% Home Rec. 30-28 Games to OT/SO 21% 24 23% Calls by Period 1st 2nd 3rd Pctg 36% 39% 26% Rank 8 22 33 Team Records ’15-16 ’14-15 ’13-14 WPG 1-3 2-4 2-4...

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