Day: November 5, 2014

Red Wings Get Away With Too Many Men vs. Sens

Sometimes, it’s easy to lose track of how many players are on the ice – especially when both teams are wearing the same colors. On Tuesday night, the zebra-like camouflage of the red-and-white Red Wings amid a sea of Senators helped Detroit avoid detection when they opted to go with six skaters on the ice. Watch as Darren Helm, Brian Lashoff, Jakub Kindl, Henrik Zetterberg, Pavel Datsyuk, and Johan Franzen all take to the ice together for one not-so-magical shift at 10:56 of the second period. They managed to escape the watchful eyes of referees Jean Hebert and Brad...

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Tonight’s NHL Referees & Linesmen – 11/5/14

Montreal Canadiens at Buffalo Sabres – 7:30 EST Referees TJ Luxmore #49 4.3 minor penalties per game 14.0 total PIM per game 58.3% more penalties called on road team 50.0% home team win percentage Kelly Sutherland #11 3.2 minor penalties per game 9.5 total PIM per game 13.7% more penalties called on road team 43.0% home team win percentage Linesmen David Brisebois #96, Mark Shewchyk #92 Detroit Red Wings at New York Rangers – 8:00 EST Referees Tim Peel #20 3.4 minor penalties per game 11.3 total PIM per game 20.7% more penalties called on road team 56.1% home team win...

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Suspension Coming For Jack Johnson After Tlusty Headshot?

After a discipline-free start to the 2014-15 NHL season, we’ve had quite a slew of suspensions in the past week – nearly one per day. Columbus defenseman Jack Johnson may be the next addition to the list. Johnson hit Carolina Hurricanes forward Jiri Tlusty with an illegal check to the head in the third period of Tuesday night’s game. Referee Greg Kimmerly levied a two-minute penalty on Johnson for an illegal check to the head. Don't know if Johnson left his feet, but he was rising up. Blindsided Tlusty in open ice. #CBJ — Shawn Mitchell (@smitchcd) November 5, 2014...

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