Check out the 2018-19 regular season Coach’s Challenge Tracker for full season stats

 

Stanley Cup Playoff Coach’s Challenges through May 1, 2019

  • Total: 12 – 10 upheld, 2 overturned (17%)
    • Interference: 8 – 8 upheld, none overturned (0%).
    • Offside: 2 – 0 upheld, 2 overturned (100%)
  • Goals Lost via Challenge
    • 1 – CBJ (from TBL challenge)
    • 1 – NYI (from PIT challenge)
  • Challenges Per Game
    • Goaltender interference challenges are consistent from regular season (0.135 per game) to playoffs (0.135)
    • Offside challenges have dropped by over half for the playoffs (0.072 per game to 0.033).
  • League Leaders
    • Pittsburgh and Tampa are the only teams who have successfully challenged goals.  Both challenges were for offside plays.  Both teams have been eliminated.
  • ‘Challenged’ Challengers
    • Washington went 0-for-2 on goaltender interference challenges in the playoffs after going 0-for-3 in the regular season.

Breakdown of Challenges By Team

Team success rates for challenges issued:

TeamInterferenceOffsideTotal
BOS0/1 (0%)-0/1 (0%)
CGY0/1 (0%)-0/1 (0%)
CAR---
COL0/1 (0%)-0/1 (0%)
CBJ---
DAL0/1 (0%)-0/1 (0%)
NYI---
PIT-1/1 (100%)1/1 (100%)
SJS---
STL---
TBL-1/1 (100%)1/1 (100%)
TOR---
VGK0/1 (0%)-0/1 (0%)
WSH0/2 (0%)-0/2 (0%)
WPG0/1 (0%)-0/1 (0%)

 

Detail of Challenges

Each Coach’s Challenge for the 2019 Stanley Cup Playoffs:

GameDateTimePer.ChallengerOpposingTypeDecisionResult of ChallengeGame Winner
Rd1 Gm104/10/1900:331stPITNYIOffsideOverturnedNo GoalNYI
Rd1 Gm104/10/1904:39OT*Hockey Ops (PIT)NYIInterferenceUpheldGoalNYI
Rd1 Gm104/11/1918:582ndCOLCGYInterferenceUpheldGoalCGY
Rd1 Gm204/13/1915:541stWSHCARInterferenceUpheldGoalCAR
Rd1 Gm304/14/1915:261stVGKSJSInterferenceUpheldGoalSJS
Rd1 Gm404/16/1912:231stTBLCBJOffsideOverturnedNo GoalCBJ
Rd1 Gm504/19/1911:333rdBOSTORInterferenceUpheldGoalTOR
Rd1 Gm504/19/1919:163rd*Hockey Ops (TOR)BOSOffsideUpheldGoalBOS
Rd1 Gm504/19/1909:342ndCGYCOLInterferenceUpheldNo GoalCGY
Rd1 Gm604/20/1900:231stWPGSTLInterferenceUpheldGoalSTL
Rd1 Gm604/22/1910:343rdWSHCARInterferenceUpheldNo GoalWSH
Rd2 Gm204/27/1901:483rdDALSTLInterferenceUpheldGoalSTL

*Hockey Ops automatically reviews any challenge-eligible plays in the final minute of regulation or at any point in overtime.

 

See Also:  2018-19 regular season Coach’s Challenge Tracker for full season stats