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He, she, or another available player will have to serve the time designated for the offense in either the penalty box or the locker room, depending on the seriousness of the infraction.

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Q: What happens if a player is called for a penalty in hockey?
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What is a interference in hockey?

Interference in ice hockey is when you hinder the movement of a player who does not possess the puck. You can body check the play with the puck and no penalty will be called. If you body check a player away from the puck, an interference penalty will be called.


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What is a power play in ice hockey?

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What is it called when a player does something illegal in a hockey game?

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Can you chose between a penalty and the penalty shot in ice hockey?

No, a penalty shot is called when a player has a clear breakway and is obstructed in any illegal way. When a referee calls a penalty shot, there is no choice, the player who was obstructed must take the shot.


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Can an opposing hockey player interfere with the goalie?

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In the 1920 Olympics what was the 7th player in hockey called?

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