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Tuesday, February 25, 2014
Video: Braintree's "no goal" call

By Scott Barboza

STONEHAM, Mass. -- During the first period of Catholic Memorial and Braintree's Super 8 preliminary round game Monday at Stoneham Arena, controversy surrounded a "no goal" call on a shot from Wamps forward Brian Gallagher.

Braintree lost 2-1.

After appearing to cross the goal line, the goal judge signaled with the light on, but, after no motion was made from the on-ice official, play continued.

During the next stoppage,  officials went over to confer with the goal judge, but the shot, which had sent the Wamps' sizeable contingent of fans into a frenzy, was washed out.

ESPN Boston videographer Greg Story captured the disputed play, as the puck appears to hit the inside crossbar and land inside the goal line.

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