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Video Review: VAN @ BUF - 3:28 of the Third Period

Result: Call on the ice is upheld - Goal Buffalo

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Situation Room: VAN vs. BUF

Situation Room: Girgensons’ goal upheld after review

After video review, referees confirmed Zemgus Girgensons’ stick was at or below crossbar height; the call on the ice of "good goal" was upheld

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Type of Review: High-Sticking the Puck

Result: Call on the ice is upheld - Goal Buffalo

Explanation: Video review confirmed that Zemgus Girgensons' stick was at or below the height of the crossbar when he deflected the puck into the Vancouver net. According to Rule 37.5, "If the puck makes contact with a portion of the stick that is at or below the level of the crossbar (despite some other portion of the stick being above the crossbar) and enters the goal, the goal shall be allowed."

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