Video: Barry Trotz Unhappy with Officiating (Ref Cam)

From today’s Winter Classic between the Chicago Blackhawks and the Washington Capitals, here’s a unique angle of an altercation. It occurred between Washington Capitals head coach Barry Trotz and a referee, captured by the Rogers GamePlus Ref Cam.

After a stoppage in play during a Blackhawks power play, the referee skated over to the Capitals’ bench. He appeared to discuss something with Trotz. Trotz seemed agitated and possibly yelled at the referee, though it is unclear.

This unique perspective from the Ref Cam gives fans an inside look at the intense moments that occur during NHL games. While the exact details of the exchange remain unknown, it adds to the drama and excitement of the Winter Classic. This event is one of the most anticipated on the NHL calendar.

The integration of GoPros into games has been highly successful in offering fans unique highlights such as these.

In the end, the Washington Capitals won the Winter Classic with a 3-2 victory over the Chicago Blackhawks. The game was packed with exciting moments and impressive plays. The Capitals secured the win thanks to a late-game highlight. Forward Troy Brouwer scored the dramatic winner with just 12.9 seconds left.

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