Day: December 31, 2013

Situation Room: Time Expires on Sharks

The San Jose Sharks’ Patrick Marleau scored a beautiful power play goal against the Ducks, picking up a loose rebound and firing it in to a nearly-empty net. Unfortunately for him, he did it after time had expired.   Referee Justin St. Pierre (#12) signaled a goal and the red light came on, but time had clearly run out. Marleau's goal not counted as the review shows that no time remained on the clock. Ducks lead 1-0 to end the first. — San Jose Sharks (@SanJoseSharks) January 1, 2014 From the NHL: At 20:00 of the first period in...

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Situation Room: Hawks High-Stick Goal

From Monday night’s game between the Chicago Blackhawks and Los Angeles Kings comes this review from the NHL’s Situation Room: At 9:59 of the third period in the Kings/Blackhawks game, video review supported the referee’s call on the ice that Andrew Shaw‘s stick was above the height of the crossbar when he deflected the puck into the Los Angeles net. According to Rule 60.5 “An apparent goal scored by an attacking player who strikes the puck with his stick carried above the height of the crossbar of the goal frame shall not be allowed. The determining factor is where the puck...

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Tonight’s Officials – 12/31/13

We close out 2013 with 11 games on the NHL schedule. That’s 22 referees in action: Pittsburgh Penguins at New Jersey Devils Referees: Dan O’Rourke (9) Frederick L’Ecuyer (17) Linesmen:  Matt MacPherson (83), Steve Miller (89) New York Rangers at Florida Panthers Referees: Graham Skilliter (#48) Chris Rooney (#5) Linesmen: Derek Nansen (#70), Tony Sericolo (#84) St. Louis Blues at Minnesota Wild Referees: Marc Joannette #25 Ian Walsh #29 Linesmen: Scott Cherrey #50, David Brisebois #96 New York Islanders at Boston Bruins Referees: Rob Martell (26) Brad Meier (34) Linesmen:Lonnie Cameron (74) & Mark Wheler (56) Montreal Canadiens at Carolina Hurricanes...

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