Linesman Shandor Alphonso Joins NHL

The newest NHL linesman was once known for his work ethic and crunching body-checks which made him a fan favorite.  Now, he’ll look to avoid those heavy hits as he mans the blueline in the National Hockey League. Linesman Shandor Alphonso, #52, has signed a professional contract with the NHL. He’ll split time manning bluelines in the AHL and NHL this season. Alphonso signed just prior to the start of training camp, joining the NHL officiating crew for camp.  He made his NHL preseason debut on September 23, when he worked the lines for Bruins vs. Canadiens. Alphonso spent the...

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