There are 2 referees and 2 linesman in an NHL game.
This practise of wearing numbers only was started in the 1994/95 NHL season.
NHL Referees make $127,000 a season
According to USA Today, as of 2004 the average NHL referees salary was between $110,000 and $255,000.
$500,000 - $600,000
you can visit nhlofficials.com/member_listing.asp to find the name of all NHL referee's
Referees in the NHL do allow hockey players to fight. The fighters, however, might be penalized, if the referee deemed the fight to be extremely dangerous.
there own voices :O
The base salary range for NHL referees is $1to $2 and $7 to $1 for linesmen.
The NHL still has two referees and the also have a linesman they all have different responsibilities.
4. 2 referees and 2 linesmen
There are only two referees. The other two are linesmen. Although their uniforms look similar, the referees have an orange bar on each arm
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how much does a nhl ref make in a year
Team leader and usually the delegate between the team bench and the referees
During game play the are four (4) officials on the ice: Two (2) referees and two (2) linesman. For complete listing of the exact number of officials (referees & linsemen) and their names please visit: www.NHLofficials.com.
there are 4 officials in an NHL game. 2 referees and 2 linesmen
The average salary for a NHL referee is around $45,000-$70,000. The referees that have been around longer make more ranging from $110,000-$200,000.
They wear numbers for the same reasons that players do. So they can be identified.
It represents to which the number they got drafted.
While beginners make about $115k. Veterans will make up to $225k.