Friday, December 7, 2018
Brad Lazarowich was a linesman in the National Hockey League for 30 years. He began his National Hockey Leaguie (NHL) career in 1986, and worked over 2,000 games in the regular season and playoffs, including Stanley Cup Finals in 2001, 2002 and 2003. Brad also worked the 1996 NHL All Star Game, the 2004 World Cup of Hockey, and the Heritage Classic played in his hometown of Vancouver between the Canucks and Senators.
Lazarowich joined the BC Hockey League (BCHL) in 2012 as the Co-Director of Officiating, while he was still skating games in the NHL. Brad’s role with the BCHL includes: scheduling the officials for games, as well as mentoring and developing the officials. He also works with coaches on “officiating inquiries.”
Brad Lazarowich was inducted into the BC Hockey Hall of Fame in 2017.