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Jan 31, 2020

This week, Todd and Josh cover the NHL All-Star officials and the inclusion of women's hockey in the festivities, along with women officiating in the NHL, pre-game preparation, the legality of lacrosse-style goals -- and their inevitable review and challenge.  

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Jan 24, 2020

Heading into the NHL All-Star Break, this week's Scouting the Refs Podcast dives into The Athletic's Player Poll and looks at the players' pick for the NHL's top referee. Todd and Josh also discuss a delayed penalty on an overturned goal, potential rule changes, and officials heading into the broadcast booth. ...

Jan 20, 2020

It's a jam-packed Scouting the Refs podcast! Join Todd Lewis and Josh Smith as they cover Kassian vs. Tkachuk - initial penalties, suspensions, and explanations - as well as Marchand's puck-less penalty shot attempt, another illegal stick flip from Auston Matthews, league explanations, linesmen jumping in, and...

Jan 13, 2020

This week, we take on the World Juniors Camera Controversy from the Gold Medal Game, head butt goals, goaltender interference both in and out of the crease, a pop-fly offside, and a new angle on hockey betting. Join Todd Lewis and Josh Smith for the Scouting the Refs podcast!

Jan 7, 2020

Time, time, time, see what's become of Torts... This week's Scouting the Refs podcast checks in on the timekeeping challenge that cost the Columbus coach $20,000. Also, Corey Perry's Winter Classic ejection, reviewing majors, and a quick trip to the World Juniors