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Video Review: BUF @ PIT - 16:14 of the Third Period

Referee's call on ice stands - good goal Pittsburgh

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Situation Room: BUF vs. PIT

Situation Room: Guentzel goal confirmed after review

Jake Guentzel tips a shot past Anders Nilsson and after the review, it is detemined he did not deflect it with a high stick and the goal stands

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At 16:14 of the third period in the Sabres/Penguins game, video review was inconclusive in determining whether Jake Guentzel's stick was at or below the level of the crossbar when he deflected the puck into the Buffalo net. According to Rule 38.4 (vi) "The determining factor is where the puck makes contact with the stick in relation to the crossbar. If the puck makes contact with the portion of the stick that is at or below the level of the crossbar and enters the goal, this goal shall be allowed." Therefore the referee's call on the ice stands - good goal Pittsburgh.

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