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Video Review: LAK @ BOS - 19:01 of the First Period

Original call is confirmed - Goal Boston

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Situation Room: BOS vs. LAK

Situation Room: Heinen's goal stands after review

Danton Heinen has the puck go off his skate for a goal, and after review, the ruling on the ice stands

  • 02:22 •

Type of Review: Distinct Kicking Motion

Result: Original call is confirmed - Goal Boston

Explanation: Video review confirmed the Referee's call on the ice that the puck deflected off Danton Heinen's skate and entered the net in a legal fashion. Rule 37.4 states, in part, "A puck that deflects into the net off an attacking Player's skate who does not use a "distinct kicking motion" shall be ruled a GOAL. A puck that is directed into the net by an attacking Players' skate shall also be ruled a GOAL, as long as no "distinct kicking motion" is evident."

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