All About Ice Hockey

By.Wyatt Davis

intro

                                                                Ice hockey has been called the roughest and fastest sport in the world.So let's get started!

Hockey rink

It is 200 feet long and 85 feet wide.And boards/ glass is 3 feet high.

Equipment

Players have to wear helmets,Shen pads,knee pads,elbow pads,mouth guard,socks,skates,tape,chest pads,leg pads.

Skating

An average player skates 3 miles a game and reaches speeds of 20 miles per hour.

Checking

                                                          Checking is one of the best defensive moves  because it forces the opponent to lose the puck. It is when someone slams someone in to the glass or  boards.

icing the puck

                                                      where a player hits the puck from its own half ice and crosses the far red line at the end.

ending

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