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You must live in phoenix Arizona. The one type of check is called a poke check where you poke the puck with your stick off of the opponents stick. The other i guess is a body check where you skate really hard and typically lead your shoulder into the opponent and try to knock him down or off the puck however there are manny forms of this depending on what balance you have and where the opponent is on the ice. Add to that the hip check, the sweep check and the cross check (for which their is a penalty, but players often get away with it) and we're way over two types of checks.

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