0.5 min readBy Published On: November 3rd, 2017Categories: News4 Comments on Southie Shout Out to Chris Rooney!

Southie guy and National Hockey League referee Chris Rooney will be honored Saturday night by the Boston Bruins and the NHL before the Bruins vs. Capitals game for officiating 1000 games!  Way to go!  Chris Rooney is from the legendary Rooney Family – composed of 11 boys – yes, 11 boys with Chris being the youngest!

His beautiful wife Lisa and his children Cole and Logan will be in attendance at the ceremony along with Chris’ proud parents Hon and Fred.

Way to go, Chris!  We are proud to call you one of our own! 


  1. Lauren Rooney November 3, 2017 at 8:02 pm - Reply

    All Chris brothers and nieces an nephew all will be in attendance too!!! #RooneyStrong

  2. Jack Ferreira November 4, 2017 at 10:51 am - Reply

    Congrats on ur 1000 game milestone. I am sure u r proud to be a part of the best officiating staff in the world. Have a good one.
    Jack Ferreira

  3. Lisa Marie Wellen November 5, 2017 at 9:21 pm - Reply


  4. Doreen Cog Sullivan November 6, 2017 at 11:47 am - Reply

    Originally from Southie! I had my apartment next to the Rooney Family! Mr.& Mrs. Rooney Especting their 11 Baby! ” Chris ” I Remember, Seasonal Sport,s equipment in the hallway. Especially the Hockey sticks!!!

    Congratulations !!

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