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When you shoot the hockey puck and it either hits the goalie or gos in the net

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Q: What is considered a shot in hockey?
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In ice hockey is a penalty shot considered a shot on goal?

I am pretty sure that a penalty shot is considered a shot on goal; however, shots from a shoot out do NOT count as a shot on goal.

What is the fastest recorded field hockey shot?

There wasn't yet any recorded field hockey shot ever.

What goes faster a hockey shot or a lacrosse shot?

depends on the shooter. if we are talking professional players than it would most likely be a hockey shot... especially a slap shot. but that's not saying a lacrosse shot isn't hard.

Is the shot that goes into the net for a goal counted as a shot on the shot clock in a nhl hockey game?

Yes, it is!

What are more names for shots in hockey?

Wrist shot, slap shot (clapper), snap shot and backhand

Penalty shot awarded in ice hockey?

yes there is a penalty shot awarded in ice hockey when a player is on a break away and is tripped or interfered with from behind.

When is a penalty shot awarded in ice hockey?

When a player is on a break-away with no defense between him and the goalie, and he's tripped, hooked, or anything that causes him to lose control and is considered a penalty, he is awarded a penalty shot.

Where is the best spot on the ice to shot and score a goal in hockey?

In the slot (with a quick shot)

What are the six different shots in hockey?

slap shot wrist shot snap shot backhand tip in backhand wristshot

Is a blocked shot a shot attempt?

A blocked shot is considered a shot attempt. Once the ball leaves the player's hand, it is considered a shot if they trying to score.

What is a wrister?

A wrister is a wrist shot in ice hockey, a shot made with a distinct wrist motion.

What sport do you use the term slap shot?


What are the best ice hockey films?

Slap Shot

Can you have hockey fights in NHL slap shot?

No, you can't.

What is the average speed of a hockey puck shot into a goal?

the average speed of a hockey puck is 80-90 mph but when its shot to the goal it can excess a speed of 100 mph or more

What are the two types of shots used in floor hockey?

Floor hockey is essentially the same as its ice and street counterparts In floor hockey there are two types of shots that most players use. A snap shot and backhand shot are popular on the floor.

Why is flexibility important in a hockey stick?

Flexibility is important to a hockey stick as it provides an extra flick to the puck when taking a slap shot or snap shot which further provides more speed.

In hockey a player is said to have a heavy shot - what is meant by that?

A heavy shot is a shot that has a lot of speed. They refer to it as a heavy shot because the goaltenders can feel it more than a typical shot.

What hockey player had the hardest shot?

Zdeno Chara currently has the hardest shot, recorded at 105.9 mph

What term is used to describe a hockey player taking an uncontested shot at the oppositions goal?

penalty shot

Does the weight of a hockey puck change the shot?

The weight of a hockey puck changes the shot a lot. A lighter puck can not be hit as hard and their more of a posibility of the trajectory being off. A heavier puck will be too heavy to be shot at high speeds, therefore the shot wouldn't be quite as hard.

Who had the fastest shot in hockey?

Zdeno chara for the Boston bruins

How do you save a high school hockey shot?

Block the puck

What constitutes a shot on goal in hockey?

If it hits the goalie or the net

Can you pick up the hockey puck on your stick in youth hockey?

No it is considered as a high stick.

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