Colorado Avalanche at San Jose Sharks
Game 7 – 9:00PM EDT
|Wes McCauley #4||Kelly Sutherland #11|
|Career PO Games||137||160|
|Career RS Games||1031||1206|
|First NHL Game||1/20/03||12/19/00|
|Birthplace||Georgetown, ON||Richmond, BC|
|Goals/Gm||6.0 (19)||5.6 (41)|
|PP/Gm||2.5 (41)||2.7 (36)|
|Penl/Gm||3.1 (39)||3.2 (37)|
|PIM/Gm||7.6 (33)||6.9 (42)|
|% of Penl on Home||51.0% (4)||47.0% (32)|
|More Penl on Rd %||-2.0% (36)||12.0% (9)|
|Home Win %||49.0% (30)||51.0% (27)|
|OT/SO Games||19.0% (28)||25.0% (9)|
|Calls by Period||1st||2nd||3rd||1st||2nd||3rd|
|Derek Amell #75||Scott Cherrey #50|
|Career PO Games||202||80|
|Career RS Games||1443||827|
|First NHL Game||10/11/97||10/6/07|
|Birthplace||Port Colborne, ON||Drayton, ON|
McCauley and Sutherland are refereeing their second game together. They worked Game 7 of the opening round matchup between the Toronto Maple Leafs and Boston Bruins. McCauley also worked Monday’s Game 6 between the Sharks and Avs.
McCauley has been paired with Brian Pochmara throughout the playoffs. In the opening round, they refereed PIT/NYI Gm 2, TBL/CBJ Gm3, BOS/TOR Gm4, and DAL/NSH Gm5. McCauley worked Gm7 of TOR/BOS with referee Kelly Sutherland. The second round saw McCauley and Pochmara handle CAR/NYI Gm1, STL/DAL Gm4, CBJ/BOS Gm5, and SJS/COL Gm6 (COL W 4-3 OT).
Sutherland handled Round 1 alongside Chris Lee, working STL/WPG Gm1, VGK/SJS Gm2 (VGK W 5-3), and TBL/CBJ Gm4; he officiated TOR/BOS Gm7 with Wes McCauley. Sutherland worked with Steve Kozari starting in Round 2, where they worked COL/SJS Gm1 (SJS W 5-2), STL/DAL Gm3, NYI/CAR Gm4, and BOS/CBJ Gm6.
Scott Cherrey and Derek Amell manned the lines during Round 2 for DAL/STL Gm1, CAR/NYI Gm2, SJS/COL Gm4, and CBJ/BOS Gm5. In the opening round, Amell was paired with Andrew Smith for PIT/NYI Gm1, TBL/CBJ Gm3, WPG/STL Gm4, COL/CGY Gm5, and SJS/VGK Gm6. Cherry handled Round 1 with Devin Berg, officiating PIT/NYI Gm2, WSH/CAR Gm3, NSH/DAL Gm4, and BOS/TOR Gm6.
Standby Official: Brian Pochmara #16, Mark Shewchyk #92
Series Supervisor: Don Van Massenhoven
Full lineup of NHL Referees and Linesmen
working Round 2 of the Stanley Cup Playoffs.
Stats updated through 4/9/19; all stats are regular season totals. Number in parentheses indicates referee’s rank among active officials.