Video: No-goal call stands after review


The NHL explains why a would-be 2-0 goal for Marian Hossa did not count after a video review session. Here’s the full spiel from the league’s “Situation Room” blog:

At 12:32 of the first period in the Blackhawks/Bruins game, video review was initiated by the NHL Situation Room because the puck entered the Boston net. The referee had blown the play dead prior to Chicago Blackhawks forward Marian Hossa pushing the goaltender’s pads and the puck across the goal line. No goal Chicago.

Decide for yourself:

Here’s a screen shot of the puck in the net (via Kim Maher), for those who’d like to get angry: