Found February 02, 2012 on Kukla's Korner:
Last night I watched the game between the New York Rangers and the Buffalo Sabres at the Niagara Center. First of all, any one who thinks that a scoreless hockey game is not exciting, should watch the tape of this one. This one was as exciting as any regular season (non Hawks) game as I have seen in quite a while. By the way, (and I will always type out this phrase and not type in btw, I’m not texting) Since my AT&T U-verse yanked the NHL Network right before the start of the season, I really appreciate the schedule, of almost nightly games, that the new NBC Sports Network shows. But I digress, here’s the point of this blog. Around 5 minutes into the game, referee Kelly Sutherland, took a wicked redirect into the face (video). He left the game and did not return.The crew went with 3 for the remainder of the game. What is amazing to me is that this doesn’t happen more often. 100 mph shots, that are are bouncing off of sticks and skates, zone clearing shots around the boards an...
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