The NHL has announced today the names of the NHL officials selected to work the Second Round of the 2017 Stanley Cup Playoffs.The National Hockey League has 33 Full-Time Referees and 33 Full-Time Linesmen during the regular season. Only a portion of these officials gets to work the Stanley Cup Playoffs. Below is the number of officials needed for each round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs.
1st ROUND – 20 Referees and 20
2nd ROUND – 12 Referees and 12 Linesmen
3rd ROUND – 8 Referees and 8 Linesmen
STANLEY CUP FINALS – 4 Referees and 4 Linesmen
2017 STANLEY CUP PLAYOFFS – 3RD ROUND
Here are the NHL officials selected today by the National Hockey League to work the Third Round of the 2017 NHL Playoffs.
Jean Hebert, Wes McCauley, Brad Meier, Dan O’Halloran, Dan O’Rourke, Kevin Pollock, Chris Rooney & Kelly Sutherland.
Standby Referee: Francis Charron
Derek Amell, Scott Cherrey, Shane Heyer, Brad Kovachik, Matt MacPherson, Brian Murphy, Jonny Murray & Pierre Racicot.
Standby Linesman: Steve Miller
The NHLOA would like to congratulate the officials selected to work the Third Round of the 2017 Stanley Cup Playoffs. Best of luck to all of the above officials.