VIDEO: Quick whistle robs Kings

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It's been a rough week for the NHL's referees.

After the incident in Detroit on Monday night involving a phantom goalie interference call, they were at the center of attention once again on Tuesday night for all of the wrong reasons (which is usually the case when referees are the point of discussion).

With the Kings trailing the Sharks 2-0 early in the second period, they appeared to get the goal they needed to get themselves back into the game. That is, until a quick whistle negated what would have been their first score of the night.

Have a look.

That's actually really bad, and perhaps even worse than the call that took away a goal from Chicago on Monday.

CBS Sports Writer

Adam Gretz has been writing about the NHL and taking an analytical approach to the game since the start of the 2008 season. A member of the PHWA since 2015, he has spent more than three years covering... Full Bio

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