answersLogoWhite

0


Best Answer

Not with his hand if the goalie is in the crease.

However, a player may fall (lay) on his goaltender, inadvertently covering the puck with his body.

User Avatar

Wiki User

โˆ™ 2010-01-26 06:12:09
This answer is:
๐Ÿ™
0
๐Ÿคจ
0
๐Ÿ˜ฎ
0
User Avatar
Study guides

Hockey

1 card

Hockey

โžก๏ธ
See all cards

Add your answer:

Earn +20 pts
Q: Can a hockey player cover a puck on the goalies back?
Write your answer...
Submit
Related questions

When you change hockey goalies during game can you change back?

Yes. Unlike baseball you can put any player back in the game. HOWEVER if the goalie is pulled its generally because he is not on top of his game and has let in some stupid or lots of goals. Therefore you usually don't see a goalie being put back in.


What are the fitness components in ice hockey?

Aerobic fitness, strong ankles, strong calves, strong thighs, strong hips, (strong abs for goalies), strong back, strong forearms, strong wrists.


Can goalies check?

Yes but the player can't body check them back and it would be stupid because then the other team would have open net because most goalies aren't the best skating and keeping balance with all there equipment on. So you can but it would be stupid.


what action indicates a hockey player is playing defense?

the player stays back to protect the teams goal.


What happens if a hockey player uses the back of their stick?

It's quite common for a player to use the back of his stick to control the puck. If he uses it for something else, such as to strike another player, that would be a penalty.


What is the average pay of a professional hockey player salary in the united states?

1.2 Million dollars. This was back in 1999


What determines a face-off win in hockey?

if the center man wins the puck back to his de-fence player


Is there Slang in Hockey?

Yes there is lots of slang in hockey. Some examples are "Backcheck" (were a player comes back from the offensive zone to help out defensively. Or you might here "stripes" (another name for a referee).


What is a back check in ice hockey?

Back checking is when the offensive team turns the puck over and makes the transition to defense by rushing back to the defensive zone and picking a man up to try to get the puck back. Well im not sure what hockey background this person has but that is not what back checking is... I am a former pro hockey player and what it is to back check is this... A: Back Checking is rushing back to the defensive zone in response to an opposing team's attack. Players often try to 'rub up' behind the player with the puck to bother them. At the same time they try to hit the puck away with their stick.


What is a back cover?

In publishing, a back cover is the cover protecting the back of a book.


Who is on the cover of Madden NFL 2007?

The player featured on the cover of Madden NFL 2007 is the Seattle Seahawks running back Shaun Alexander.


The first goalie to wear the goalie mask?

Jaques Plante was the first to wear a mask. Plante gets lots of credit for wearing the mask and is probably the main reason that goalies in hockey started using the facial protection on a regular basis. However, other goalies long before Plante wore masks for short periods of time due to facial injuries. For example, Clint Benedict wore a mask way back in 1930 after suffering facial cuts in a game.


What is goalies ball in soccer?

when the keeper or goalie is in possession of the ball after being received from a back pass or saving a shot


What is a libero in indoor volleyball?

A libero is a player who only plays middle back row in a game. They cover the whole back part of the court.


How do remove CD player from a 2004 jeep liberty?

Remove the cd player decorative cover. Remove the cd player retaining screws. Remove the wiring harness from the back of the cd player.


How many NHL games does a player need to get a full pension?

According to NHL-NHLPA rules, a player must play in 400 games to get a full pension. At this point I don't know how this rule applies to back-up goalies who dress for a game but don't actually play. Maybe someone out there can enlighten me?


Which two goalies battle for the back up spot of Eddie the Eagle from 2002-2004?

mikael telqvist and trevor kidd


What is hooking in hockey?

Hooking is when a player pulls the opponent back with their stick by hooking it around them. However, if the opponent falls over, it may be considered tripping.


What hockey player was nicknamed rubber chicken?

Lucic earned the nick-name "Luchicken" from a season or two back, when he wouldn't drop the gloves with Laraque.


Timex how do you get back cover on watch?

how to get back cover back onthe watch


Who invented the goalie mask?

Probably the actual inventor of the mask will remain unknown. Masks were worn by some goalies after injuries even way back in the early days of hockey. However, goalie Jacques Plante of the Montreal Canadiens is credited with making the mask a permanent part of the goalie's equipment back in the fifties. I would suggest you Google Plante or goalie masks to obtain more information.


What does the back do in Hockey?

The back in hockey defends. They stop the hockey ball from going inside the goal. Just like the goal keeper. But if the backs stop the ball from going to near the D, they are good backs.


How do you remove the CD player on a Kia Rio 2003?

Remove the cover from your 2003 Kia CD player. Remove the CD player retaining screws. Remove the wiring harness from the back of the CD player.


In hockey what is often thrown on the ice after three goals?

In ice hockey, three goals by one player in one game is called a 'Hat Trick'. Because of that name, people throw hats on the ice when a player performs a Hat Trick. Hat Tricks are rare, however, and people do not get their hats back after the game.


Replace tape player in Ford Fiesta?

Remove the tape player decorative cover. Remove the tape player retaining screws. Remove the wiring harness from the back of the tape player. Reverse the process to install the new tape player.