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Calling The Game In The Playoffs

from Scott Burnside of ESPN,
As much as the past six months have been crucial to the NHL's successes this season, the playoffs and how they're going to be called by on-ice officials present an entirely different beast. And the extent to which the NHL is able to replicate in the postseason what they have already accomplished in the regular season will be the final word on whether the league is made of stone or sand. The dilemma is both simple and wildly complex. Simple, in the sense that all officials have to do is maintain what they've done all year. If it's a foul, call it. Hook, hold, interfere, and you go to the box.
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