Hall’s call fitting for Bill McCreary

Guelph native Bill McCreary is a deserving choice for induction in the Hockey Hall of Fame. From the GuelphMercury.com McCreary compiled an incredible career as a National Hockey League referee. In 26 years, he worked 1,737 regular season games, a record 297 more in the playoffs and was a regular selection to work the Stanley Cup […]

Darren Gibbs – 1000th NHL Game

Linesman Gibbs reached this milestone in Dallas on Tuesday night Tuesday night in Dallas, Darren Gibbs worked his 1000th NHL regular season game when the Minnesota Wild visited the Dallas Stars at the American Airlines Center. Eric Furlatt, Gord Dwyer and Tony Sericolo worked this special game with Darren. On behalf of the NHLOA, we would like to […]

Tom Kowal – A Referee’s Life

NHL Life showcases Referee Tom Kowal. Focusing on the devastating floods this past Summer in Alberta. In the days leading up to June 20, 2013, the province of Alberta experienced heavy rainfall that triggered catastrophic flooding described by the provincial government as the worst in Alberta’s history. Four people were confirmed dead as a direct […]