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5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Major Penalty
- Miracle on Ice
- Penalty Box
- a Striking an opponent's arms or lower body with the hockey stick. Usually a penalty is incurred.
- b a type of individual penalty called for more serious infractions of the rules; of 5 minutes in duration whether or not the non-penalized team scores.
(ice hockey) an enclosed bench to the side of an ice-hockey rink for players who are serving time penalties
- d was a medal-round men's ice hockey game during the 1980 Winter Olympics at Lake Placid, New York, on February 22. The United States team, made up of amateur and collegiate players and led by coach Herb Brooks, defeated the Soviet Union team, which was considered the best hockey team in the world.
- e is a forward position of a player whose primary zone of play on the ice is along the outer playing area.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- a type of penalty lasting 2 minutes; if the non-penalized team scores a power play goal during this time, the penalty ends immediately.
- Ice hockey as we know it is first played in either Windsor, Nova Scotia, Kingston, Ontario or Montreal, Quebec, depending on who you believe and how you read the evidence.
is a type of penalty awarded when a team loses a clear scoring opportunity on a breakaway because of a foul committed by an opposing player.
is the method used to begin play. The two teams line up in opposition to each other, and the opposing center's attempt to gain control of the puck after it is dropped between their sticks by an official.
the defensive position on an ice hockey or soccer or lacrosse team who stands in front of the goal and tries to prevent opposing players from scoring
5 True/False Questions
is awarded to the player or players (maximum of two) who touched the puck prior to the goal, provided no defender plays or possesses the puck in between.
Backhand Shot →
A shot that is taken from the backside of the blade.
Wrist Shot →
is a hard shot, usually with a big wind up, wherein the player bends his stick on the ice and allows the energy stored in bending the stick to launch the puck forward.
The act of checking an opponent with the shaft of the stick held in both hands. This is illegal and earns a minor or major penalty depending on the severity of the infraction.
Center → A forward position whose primary zone of play is the middle of the ice.