Normally 3, but a team can pull their goaltender off the ice to gain an extra attacker. In addition, defensemen are allowed into the offensive zone. This allows for 5 attackers and a goaltender or 6 attackers and an empty net.
22 for Ice Hockey
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As far as I Know there are 4 players per side.
happening when players are off ice
You don't have to just play on ice,you can play street hockey,Toledo Ohio has a huge street hockey i play in and its real fun. and you can do field hockey,so there are many ways.
That does not make any sense
On the field (best kind), the ice, gym floor, or pavement.
12 players in total 6 on each side including the goaltenders.