"Fans Claim NHL Official Taunted Them"
http://blog.dispatch.com/cbj/2010/12/fans_claim_nhl_official_taunte.shtmlSeveral fans in Nationwide Arena's section 109 tonight said NHL referee Paul Devorski made a "crying face" and an obscene gesture during the third period of the Blue Jackets' 4-3 shootout win over the Wild...
..."Well, the No. 10 official put his fingers up and rubbed his eyes and made a crying face, like 'what are you going to do, cry?' They started giving him more (grief) and he put his middle finger up to his chin and acted like he was scratching his face. It was very, very blatant. The whole section saw it and went crazy"...