Glencross Game-Winner Allowed After Ref Discussion

Sylvan Lake, Alberta, may be this year’s Kraft Hockeyville, but it’s also the summer home of Flames winger Curtis Glencross. Thanks to a solid, collaborative effort by the on-ice officials, he got to be the hometown hero on Wednesday night for the Calgary Flames. Glencross deflected a blueline point shot from fellow Alberta native Kris Russell with 1:44 left in overtime to score what appeared to be the game-winning goal. Referee Tom Kowal immediately waved it off, thinking it was tipped in from above the crossbar. With no video review in the preseason, the on-ice crew came together to...

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