Where is Dennis Wideman now?

As an assistant coach with the Ontario Hockey League’s Kitchener Rangers, Wideman has returned to his small-town roots, raising a young family and reflecting on how he first learned to love the game. This season, home is where the hockey is. Experience Rogers Hometown Hockey. Click here for more info.

What NHL player hit the ref?

Paul Halloran
A junior hockey player is now facing a lifetime ban after things escalated during a United States Premier Hockey League game on Sunday. The player, Paul Halloran of the USPHL’s South Shore Kings, punched a referee in the face during the game, prompting action to be taken.

What happened to Don Henderson?

Henderson has not officiated since sustaining a serious concussion after a check from Calgary Flames player Dennis Wideman in a game on January 27, 2016….Don Henderson (linesman)

Don Henderson
Occupation Ice hockey official

Is Dennis Wideman retired?

After the conclusion of the 2016–17 season, Wideman was an un-signed free agent over the summer and into the following 2017–18 season. On November 23, 2017, he concluded his professional playing career after 13 years by accepting an assistant coaching role with major junior team, the Kitchener Rangers of the OHL.

Who does Dennis Wideman play for?

Dennis Wideman

Regular Season
Season Team PIM
2014-15 Calgary Flames 34
2015-16 Calgary Flames 30
2016-17 Calgary Flames 32

Who is chris Wideman’s dad?

Dennis Earl Wideman (born March 20, 1983) is a Canadian former professional ice hockey defenceman who played in the National Hockey League (NHL).

Does Dennis Wideman still play hockey?

Dennis Earl Wideman (born March 20, 1983) is a Canadian former professional ice hockey defenceman who played in the National Hockey League (NHL). Wideman was drafted in the eighth round, 241st overall, by the Buffalo Sabres in the 2002 NHL Entry Draft.

Where is Chris Wideman from?

St. Louis, Missouri
Wideman was born in St. Louis, Missouri.

What does muffin mean in hockey?

Muffin: a shot that should have been stopped after wavering back and forth in the air all the way to the net. Pillows: the goaltender’s leg pads. Plumber: maybe not the best player on the team, but a hard working player who does the dirty work in the corners.

What team does Dennis Wideman play for?

Dennis Wideman
Weight 200 lb (91 kg; 14 st 4 lb)
Position Defence
Shot Right
Played for St. Louis Blues Boston Bruins Florida Panthers Washington Capitals Calgary Flames

Why was Dennis Wideman suspended 20 games?

Don’t Have ESPN+? TORONTO — Calgary Flames defenseman Dennis Wideman has been suspended 20 games for his hit on linesman Don Henderson in last week’s home loss to Nashville. The NHL Players Association filed an appeal on his behalf to NHL commissioner Gary Bettman on Wednesday evening.

What happened at the appeal hearing for Ryan Wideman?

Wideman, who had been suspended indefinitely before the All-Star break, met with NHL officials in Toronto on Tuesday at an appeal hearing that lasted 90 minutes. Henderson was also in the hearing, a source confirmed.

Did Wideman’s hit on Henderson deserve a penalty?

But Wideman’s hit was certainly different. In the game against the Predators on Jan. 27, Wideman had just taken a hit from Nashville winger Miikka Salomaki and was skating toward the Flames’ bench when he leveled Henderson from behind, sending Henderson to the ice and against the boards. Wideman said the hit was unintentional. He was not penalized.

How much will Adam Wideman’s suspension cost him?

If the suspension stands, Wideman, 32, will forfeit $564,516.20, money that will go to the Players’ Emergency Assistance Fund.