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Video Review: BUF @ SJS - 17:03 of the Second Period

Call on the ice is overturned - Goal Buffalo

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Situation Room: BUF vs. SJS

Situation Room: No-goal call on Sabres overturned

Video review determines Casey Mittelstadt's stick was below the crossbar, resulting in a good goal for the Sabres

  • 03:09 •

Type of Review: High-Sticking the Puck

Result: Call on the ice is overturned - Goal Buffalo

Explanation: After initially signaling a goal, the on-ice officials huddled and changed their call to no goal. Video review then determined that Casey Mittelstadt's stick was at or below the height of the crossbar when he deflected the puck into the San Jose 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".

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