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Coach's Challenge: VGK @ CBJ - 19:15 of the First Period

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Situation Room: VGK vs. CBJ

Situation Room: Smith's goal confirmed after review

The Blue Jackets challenge Reilly Smith's tally for potential offside, but after video review, the call of a good goal is confirmed

  • 03:23 •

Challenge Initiated By: Columbus

Type of Challenge: Off-Side

Result: Original call is confirmed - Goal Vegas

Explanation: It was confirmed that Vegas' Jonathan Marchessault had possession and control of the puck as he entered the attacking zone prior to the goal. According to Rule 83.1, "a player actually controlling the puck who shall cross the line ahead of the puck shall not be considered 'off-side,' provided he had possession and control of the puck prior to his skates crossing the blue line."
Penalty: 2:00 minor penalty: Delay of Game - Unsuccessful Challenge

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