Antigonish native Matt MacPherson to Work as a Linesmen in NHL’s Proposed Return to Season

NHL Officials are getting their assignments for the league’s proposed return to play. One of the

Matt MacPherson in this undated photo in a Faceoff with Sidney Crosby of the Pittsburgh Penguins and Connor McDavid of the Edmonton Oilers

officials that’s getting the nod is Antigonish native Matt MacPherson, one of 10 linesmen assigned to the Toronto hub. MacPherson has logged more than 600 NHL regular season games and 45 playoff games. He also worked the 2018 Stanley Cup between Washington and Vegas and the 2019 Winter Classic at Notre Dame Stadium.