Players rely on you and would do anything to make sure you come to the next game. Teams may even reward you for your constant reliability and availability! How cool is that?
However you have a big responsibility, don't screw it up! You have only one goal: STOP THE PUCK.
You possess a vital role in the game of hockey. You are responsible in enforcing the rules and maintaining
the order of the game making sure the game flows smoothly. You are aware that players and fans may not always agree with your calls and that's what makes you a good referee.