Day: March 26, 2014

Flyers Goaltending Prospect Stolarz Suspended Eight Games for Slash to Head

The Flyers are known for playing a rough, physical game.  They’ve piled up more penalty minutes than any other team in the NHL this season. The team has certainly earned their Broad Street Bullies nickname, never being afraid to mix it up or drop the gloves. That also applies to their goaltenders.   Remember Ron Hextall?  Garth Snow?  Ray Emery? It looks like Flyers goaltending prospect Anthony Stolarz is ready to step in and fill their skates.  Check out this stickwork on Windsor Spitfires forward Josh Ho-Sang. Ho-Sang was already being given a penalty for his slash on the goaltender...

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Niederreiter Takes Out Burrows With Head Shot

Vancouver’s Alex Burrows is no stranger to playing on the edge. Tonight, he was on the receiving end of a hit that looked to be over it.   Minnesota Wild forward Nino Niederreiter cleaned the Canucks winger’s clock with an open ice hit. Niederreiter was given a two-minute minor for interference. He was penalized for the contact, but not for the head shot. Burrows immediately headed off the ice. He would return later in the period. Hey look, it's Alex Burrows back on the #Canucks bench! #toughasnails — Vancouver Canucks (@VanCanucks) March 27, 2014 Burrows has battled through four different...

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Tonight’s NHL Referees – 3/26/14

Vancouver Canucks at Minnesota Wild – 7:30EDT Referees: Mike Leggo #3 3.2 minor penalties per game 9.2 total PIM per game Favors home team (47.4% minors called vs. home) Justin St. Pierre #12 3.8 minor penalties per game 9.7 total PIM per game Favors home team (46.8% minors called vs. home) Linesmen: Darren Gibbs #66, Brad Lazarowich #86 Philadelphia Flyers at New York Rangers – 8:00EDT Referees: Don Van Massenhoven #21 3.3 minor penalties per game 9.2 total PIM per game Favors home team (47.7% minors called vs. home) Dan O’Halloran #13 3.4 minor penalties per game 9.3 total...

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