The word hockey is a noun. Hockey means (1) a game played on an ice rink by two opposing teams of 6 skaters each who try to knock a flat round puck into the opponents' goal with hockey sticks, (2) hockey played on a field; two opposing teams use curved sticks to drive a ball into the opponents' net.
The following articles and web pages elaborate on the word hockey.
Americans play four different types of hockey: ice hockey, rink hockey, field hockey, and in-line roller hockey. In addition to hockey sticks, each type of hockey requires specialized equipment.
Ice hockey, street hockey, and field hockey are variants of the same game played with a curved stick and a puck or ball. Links to hockey equipment suppliers are included on the page.
Professional hockey was introduced in 1917 with four Canadian teams: the Montreal Canadiens, the Montreal Wanderers, the Ottawa Senators, and the Quebec Bulldogs.
The National Hockey League was founded in Canada in 1917. The website contains a full history of both hockey and the NHL and the origins of the Stanley Cup, which has been given to the winning NHL team since 1892. Viewers can also see team rankings, information about players, teams, scores, games, fantasy hockey, hall of fame, the shop, and much more.
Roller skating and rollerblading are two popular forms of skating. Learn more about skating and find links to skating equipment manufacturers and other sporting goods stores.
Learn about ice skating and roller skating and view photographs of ice skaters and roller skaters. Information about ice skates and roller skates is included on the page.
Major League Baseball, the National Basketball Association, the National Football League, and the National Hockey League comprise the four major professional sports leagues in North America.
The following articles provide recent hockey-related news.
Hayley Wickenheiser will be inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame on Monday. Not bad for a girl who used to slink into the arena, hoping to go unnoticed, to play a game that belonged, at the time, to boys and men.
CBC News. Friday, 15 Nov 2019 10:48:32 EST.
Sportsnet brass made the call to end Don Cherry's nearly four-decade run on Hockey Night in Canada's Coach's Corner after his rant over the weekend. Their next big decision may be even tougher.
CBC News. Tuesday, 12 Nov 2019 17:32:16 EST.
Don Cherry, Canada’s most polarizing, flamboyant and opinionated hockey commentator, was fired Monday for calling immigrants “you people” in a television rant in which he ...
Japan Times. Tuesday, 12 Nov 2019 16:25:47 +0900.
It seemed only a matter of time before the outspoken commentator's views would run afoul of today's sensibilities, but it still feels like the end of an era.
By Rob Salkowitz, Contributor. Forbes. Monday, 11 Nov 2019 22:12:12 +0000.
TORONTO (AP) - A Canadian broadcast company has apologized for hockey commentator Don Cherry's remarks about what he believes are new immigrants not honoring the country's fallen soldiers. ...
Washington Times. Sunday, 10 Nov 2019 18:19:22 -0500.
Boston Beer (SAM) declares a new multiyear partnership with the National Hockey League (NHL) to promote its Truly Hard Seltzer brand. This will help it to offset softness in Samuel Adams brand.
Zacks Equity Research. Zacks. Wednesday, 25 Sep 2019 14:53:00 GMT.
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