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Coach's Challenge: PIT @ NSH - 18:25 of the Third Period

Good goal Pittsburgh Penguins

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Situation Room: PIT vs. NSH

Situation Room: Hornqvist's goal stands

Patric Hornqvist's tally in the 3rd is challenged for goaltender interference, and after review, the goal stands

  • 01:23 •

At 18:25 of the third period in the Penguins/Predators game, Nashville requested a Coach's Challenge to review whether a Pittsburgh player interfered with Nashville goaltender Pekka Rinne prior to Patric Hornqvist's goal. 

After reviewing all available replays and consulting with NHL Hockey Operations staff, the Referee confirmed no goaltender interference infractions occurred.

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Video Review: PIT @ NSH - 4:20 of the Second Period

Review determined Gaudreau's shot crossed the Pittsburgh goal line, good goal Nashville

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Situation Room: PIT vs. NSH

Situation Room: Gaudreau awarded goal after review

Frederick Gaudreau is awarded a goal after video review determines that his wraparound shot fully crosses the goal line

  • 01:14 •

At 4:20 of the second period in the Penguins/Predators game, the Situation Room initiated a video review to further examine Frederick Gaudreau's shot at 3:45. Video review determined that Gaudreau's shot crossed the Pittsburgh goal line. According to Rule 38.6 "In the event that a video replay shows a goal was scored prior to the play being stopped, the Video Goal Judge will inform the Game Timekeeper and Official Scorer of the time and the amount of playing time left to be reset on the game clock and penalty time clocks (if applicable)." Therefore the clock is reset to show 16:15 (3:45 elapsed time) and good goal Nashville.

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Coach's Challenge: PIT @ NSH - 14:51 of the First Period

Original call stands, good goal Nashville

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Situation Room: PIT vs. NSH

Situation Room: Jarnkrok's goal stands after review

The Penguins challenge Calle Jarnkrok's goal due to potential goalie interference, but after video review, the call of a good goal is confirmed

  • 03:33 •

At 14:51 of the first period in the Penguins/Predators game, Pittsburgh requested a Coach's Challenge to review whether a Nashville player interfered with Penguins goaltender Matt Murray prior to Calle Jarnkrok's goal.

After reviewing all available replays and consulting with NHL Hockey Operations staff, the Referee confirmed no goaltender interference infractions occurred.

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Coach's Challenge: NSH @ PIT - 13:12 of the Third Period

Original call is overturned, no goal Pittsburgh

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Situation Room: NSH vs. PIT

Situation Room: Hornqvist's goal overturned

The Predators challenge Patric Hornqvist's goal in the 3rd for an offside penalty and, after a review, the goal is overturned

  • 03:14 •

At 13:12 of the third period in the Predators/Penguins game, Nashville requested a Coach's Challenge to review whether Matt Cullen was offside prior to Pittsburgh's goal.

After NHL Hockey Operations staff and the Linesmen reviewed all available replays, it was determined that Cullen preceded the puck into the attacking zone, causing an offside.

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Coach's Challenge: NSH @ PIT - 7:13 of the First Period

Original call is overturned, no goal Nashville

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Situation Room: NSH vs. PIT

Situation Room: Subban's goal overturned after review

The Penguins challenge P.K. Subban's goal due to a potential offside call, and after video review, the call of a good goal is overturned

  • 01:10 •

At 7:13 of the first period in the Predators/Penguins game, Pittsburgh requested a Coach's Challenge to review whether Filip Forsberg was offside prior to Nashville's goal.

After reviewing all available replays and consulting with the Linesmen, NHL Hockey Operations staff determined that Forsberg preceded the puck into the attacking zone, nor did he have possession and control before crossing the blue line. According to Rule 78.7, "The standard for overturning the call in the event of a 'GOAL' call on the ice is that the Toronto Video Room, after reviewing any and all available replays and consulting with the Linesman, determines that one or more Players on the attacking team preceded the puck into the attacking zone prior to the goal being scored and that, as a result, the play should have been stopped for an "Off-side" infraction; where this standard is met, the goal will be disallowed." 

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Coach's Challenge: PIT @ OTT - 3:04 of the Second Period

Original call is overturned - no goal Penguins

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Situation Room: PIT vs. OTT

Situation Room: Daley's goal overturned

Trevor Daley scores in close and, after a review, it is determined that he interfered with the goalie and the goal is overturned

  • 03:52 •

At 3:04 of the second period in the Penguins/Senators game, Ottawa requested a Coach's Challenge to review whether Pittsburgh's Trevor Daley interfered with Ottawa goaltender Craig Anderson prior to his goal.

After reviewing all available replays and consulting with NHL Hockey Operations staff, the Referee determined that Daley prevented Anderson from doing his job in his crease. According to Rule 78.7, "The standard for overturning the call in the event of a 'GOAL' call on the ice is that the Referee, after reviewing any and all available replays and consulting with the Toronto Video Room, 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.

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Coach's Challenge: ANA @ NSH - 8:52 of the Third Period

Original call stands, good goal Anaheim

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Situation Room: ANA vs. NSH

Situation Room: Fowler's goal confirmed after review

The Predators challenge Cam Fowler's goal due to potential goalie interference, but after video review, the call of a good goal is confirmed

  • 01:16 •

At 8:52 of the third period in the Ducks/Predators game, Nashville requested a Coach's Challenge to review whether an Anaheim player interfered with Nashville goaltender Pekka Rinne prior to Cam Fowler's goal.

After reviewing all available replays and consulting with NHL Hockey Operations staff, the Referee confirmed no goaltender interference infractions occurred.

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Video Review: ANA @ NSH - 11:47 of the Second Period

Review supported the referee's call on the ice, no goal Anaheim

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Situation Room: ANA vs. NSH

Situation Room: Ducks' no-goal call stands

A Ducks goal is waived off and, after a review, it is determined the net was off its moorings prior to the puck crossing the goal line

  • 02:54 •

At 11:47 of the second period in the Ducks/Predators game, video review supported the referee's call on the ice that the Nashville net was displaced before the puck crossed the goal line. According to Rule 78.5 (x) "Apparent goals shall be disallowed by the referee when the net becomes displaced accidentally. The goal frame is considered to be displaced if either or both goal pegs are no longer in their respective holes in the ice, or the net has come completely off one or both pegs, prior to or as the puck enters the net." No goal Anaheim.

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Video Review: OTT @ PIT - 12:48 of the Second Period

Play is not reviewable, referee's call on ice stands - no goal Ottawa

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Situation Room: OTT vs. PIT

Situation Room: No-goal call stands after review

After review, it is determined that the referee intended to blow his whistle prior to the puck entering the net, and the no-goal call stands

  • 02:07 •

At 12:48 of the second period in the Senators/Penguins game, the Situation Room initiated a video review because the puck entered the Pittsburgh net. The referee informed the Situation Room that he had deemed the play dead when Pittsburgh goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury covered the puck with his glove. According to Rule 78.5, apparent goals shall be disallowed "when the Referee deems the play has been stopped, even if he had not physically had the opportunity to stop play by blowing his whistle." This is not a reviewable play therefore the referee's call on the ice stands - no goal Ottawa. 

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Coach's Challenge: OTT @ NYR - 14:44 of the First Period

Call on the ice was upheld, good goal Ottawa

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Situation Room: OTT vs. NYR

Situation Room: Stone's goal stands after challenge

R2, Gm6: The Rangers challenge for offside on Mark Stone's goal in the 1st, but video review confirms the play was on side and the goal stands

  • 00:51 •

At 14:44 of the first period in the Senators/Rangers game, New York requested a Coach's Challenge to review whether Ottawa was off-side prior to Mark Stone's goal.

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