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Coach's Challenge: BUF @ PHI - 15:32 of the First Period

Original call is confirmed - Goal Philadelphia @NHLdotcom

Situation Room: BUF vs. PHI

Situation Room: van Riemsdyk's goal stands

The Sabres challenge for goaltender interference, but video review confirms a goal for Flyers forward James van Riemsdyk

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Challenge Initiated By: Buffalo

Type of Challenge: Goaltender Interference

Result: Original call is confirmed - Goal Philadelphia

Explanation: Video review confirmed no goaltender interference occurred prior to James van Riemsdyk's goal. According to Rule 38.11, "The standard for overturning the call in the event of a "GOAL" call on the ice is that the NHL Situation Room, after reviewing any and all replays and consulting with the On-Ice Official(s), determines that the goal should have been disallowed due to "Interference on the Goalkeeper," as described in Rules 69.1, 69.3 and 69.4".

Penalty: 2:00 minor penalty: Delay of Game - Unsuccessful Challenge

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