Refs upset over Auger comments in media

The fallout from the Stephane Auger-Alex Burrows controversy continued Thursday, with a memo from the officials president chastising members for speaking to the media, in particular’s Mark Spector.

In a memo obtained by Sportsnet on Thursday, NHL Officials Association president Brian Murphy addressed concerns brought up by the referee membership in regards to talking to the media.

According to Murphy’s memo, officials are embarrassed over public comments made by four members to Spector in his Tuesday column ‘What was he thinking?’.