What Is The Point In Hockey?

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The point in hockey refers to the area of the ice inside the oppositions blue line near the boards. Defensemen are the players that are usually going to occupy this area of the ice. When their team is in possession of the puck they will stay in this position in order to keep the puck … Read more

What Is A Forecheck In Hockey


A forecheck in hockey is a strategy teams use in the offensive zone in order to pressure the opposing team to give up the puck. When a team possesses the puck in their own defensive zone it is common for the opposing team to send their forwards to pressure the puck carrier. This pressure is … Read more