Mark Paré (born July 26, 1957 in Windsor, Ontario, Canada) is a retired Canadian National Hockey League linesman, who wore uniform number 79.[1]He retired from the NHL after the April 11 , 2010 game between the Detroit Red Wings versus the Chicago Blackhawks.

Pare's first NHL game was on October 1, 1979 in a game between the Washington Capitals and the Buffalo Sabres. Paré officiated in 2,169 games in his NHL career. He also officiated in 30 playoffs games and the (1992 Philadelphia and 2002 Los Angeles) National Hockey League All-Star Games. His officiating also brought him overseas to Austria, and Helsinki and Stockholm[2].


  1. Mark Paré's profile at
  2. NHL linesman Pare retires after 30 years. The Windsor Star (2010-04-12). Retrieved on 2010-04-21.
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