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Tripping Penalty in Hockey

All professional sports go through rule changes and hockey is not an exception. This article in particular looks at the tripping penalty in hockey. While there are aspects of the game that haven’t changes, there are plenty that have! As we learn more about safety, some changes make perfectly good sense – like putting masks […]

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Interference in Hockey

In hockey, there are several offenses that will land players in the penalty box. There are several egregious penalties, like checking from behind, tripping, and fighting. These are relatively easy for referees to see. But…there are others that are slightly more difficult for referees to see. One of those is interference. So if you’ve ever […]

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What are the Differences between Hockey Pants and Girdles?

Confused about what is the difference between hockey pants and girdles?. And, subsequently, what in the world are breezers? Many people ponder the difference between the bottoms that hockey players wear, especially whether those bottoms are called girdles or pants. Rookie hockey players can become quickly confused, especially when other terms are thrown around the […]

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Best NHL Hockey Players of 2018

October is one of the best months of the year. Why? Because so many professional sports are in full effect. Baseball has its playoffs, football is in full force, basketball has just begun, and so has hockey. For one glorious month, all of the big professional sports are active. But, nothing is better than hockey […]

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