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Screen Shots: Why all the ref bashing?

Updated: April 26, 2007, 8:08 PM ET
By Adam Proteau | The Hockey News

"There's nothing better than a good, blind referee." --Bobby Heenan, legendary former pro wrestling manager

I used to be convinced all sports fans really wanted from their officials was a fair shake. Now, after another round of zebra-related whining as it relates to the first round of the NHL playoffs, I think they're only there to serve as a loser's lame excuse.

In a sense, I identify with guys such as Bill McCreary, Don Van Massenhoven and Rob Shick. Because when you work at The ...

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