Originally written on NY Rangers Blog  |  Last updated 4/25/12

PHILADELPHIA - DECEMBER 10: Jason Spezza #19 of the Ottawa Senators skates against the Philadelphia Flyers on December 10, 2009 at Wachovia Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)
In his weekly article at TSN, former referee Kerry Fraser weighs in on the controversial Jason Spezza goal from Monday night in which the NHL review booth confirmed that Chris Neil did not kick the puck in..."Henrik Lundqvist and Chris Neil both knew that the Rangers goalie was pushed off the puck by Neil's stick. The entire hockey world watching on television saw that Lundqvist's ability to move freely within his goal crease had been violated and the goal should have been disallowed under Rule 69. It mattered not whether Chris Neil's skate blade contacted the puck following his distinct kick! Goalie interference was the overriding factor why this potential goal should have been disallowed."...when Kerry Fraser is on your side you know referee Tim Peel and the NHL review booth messed this one up. Nice to see the refs not only missed Neil kicking the puck in, but also the goaltender interference. Way to go boys....oh yeah, they also missed Girardi getting kicked in the stomach by Mic...
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