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It's never a good idea to step in the goalie's crease, even if it's our own goalie. Goalies need their space to maneuver and make saves. In some places, refs might call penalties for invading the crease, but most refs won't, especially if it's your own goalie.

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Q: What happens when one of your teammates steps in your own goalie's crease in hockey?
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