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Although the orgin of Ice Hockey is unknown, the modern game of Ice Hockey was first played in Montreal, Canada in 1875.

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What was old hockey?

OLD hockey or Ice hockey is a team sport played on ice in which skaters use sticks to shoot a hard rubber hockey puck into their opponent's net to score points. In some countries, such as Canada, the United States and those of Europe like Sweden among others, it is known as "hockey"; the name "ice hockey" is used in countries where "hockey" generally refers to field hockey.

What is better field hockey or ice hockey?

Field hockey is better, it is a very old sport that takes back a long way, Ice hockey was a re-make by the Canadians made for a suitable way for colder seasons.

What is the difference between ice hockey and floor hockey?

ice hockey is on ice floor hockey is on floor

Which is more of a contact sport ice hockey or water polo?

ice hockey for sure there is alot more fighting like fist fighting but it depends on how old you are

What do you call hockey that is not played on the ice?

Hockey Just hockey Hockey on ice is called ice hockey

What is the difference between floor hockey and ice hockey?

Floor Hockey you play on grass,ice hockey you play on ice

Is there such a sport called ice hockey?

Ice Hockey is Hockey played on ice; as compared to Field Hockey which is played on grass.

How old was Ovechkin when he first started playing ice hockey?

1 year old

What is more popular ice hockey or tennis?

Ice hockey is more watched do I think ice hockey :)

What are the dangers of ice hockey?

There are many risks players take stepping on the ice and playing the game of ice hockey. Players can get concussions, broken bones, cuts from skates, etc. I'm a 13 year old girl and i play ice hockey. I did a report on ice hockey and you can get seriously hurt. Girls hockey is different though. In boys hockey you can fight. in girls you cant. People might say boys can get hurt easier because they can hit and fight, but really either gender you can get hurt the same.

What is the difference between ice hockey and field hockey?

Ice hockey is played on ice, while field hockey is played on a grass surface, the rules in field hockey are kinder than ice hockey, and the sticks vary between versions.

What is the difference between ice hockey and in-line hockey?

I think the difference is that ice hockey is played on ice with ice skates and in-line hockey is played on a flat surface with rollerblades.

How is ice hockey done?

in an ice hockey rink

Where do they play ice hockey?

people play ice hockey in an ice rink.

Who is the youngest ice hockey player in US history?

The youngest hockey player in history was a little girl that was 2 years old

Why do Canadians play ice hockey?

Canadians play ice hockey cause it's who made ice hockey famous in the world

Who started the old ice hockey?

A group of students at McGill University in Canada

What level does a 9 year old play in ice hockey?

he would be in squirts

How much does a 13 year old ice hockey referee get paid?


How do you say ice-hockey in French?

Ice hockey is "le hockey sur glace" in French.

Which on average has more injuries accidents etc ice hockey or street hockey?

Ice hockey

What sport is similar to ice hockey?

I would say field hockey or lacrosse are probably the closest to ice hockey.

How do you spell ice hockey in German?

ice hockey = Eishockey

Where was ice hockey invented?

Canada created ice hockey.

Which is more dangerous ice hockey or motercross?

ice hockey