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Q: What is the penalty in hockey when the stick is brought above the waist?
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What is the penalty in hockey when the stick is brought up between an opponents legs?

that move is called the "can-opener", and it usually results in a tripping or hooking penalty

Can a ice hockey goalie throw his stick?

No throwing your stick will result in a penalty.

Can the hockey stick be lifted above the shoulders to hit a ball?

No. Use of the stick above the shoulder is explicitly banned and can be penalised quite harshly. The only exception is that a defender can use the stick above the shoulder only to deflect a shot at goal: actually hitting the ball results in a penalty stroke; using the stick above the shoulder when it is not going in results in a penalty corner.

What is a stick tackle in hockey?

there is no such thing in hockey called a stick tackle. if you tackle some one with your stick in hockey you are most likely to be getting a penalty if the referee saw it.

What is a stick tackle?

A stick tackle is a slang term for an illegal hockey move. The hockey stick is used to trip another player and will draw a penalty.

Is it illegal to knock someones stick out of there hand well playing hockey?

Yes it is, if you do you will either get a slashing penalty or a holding the stick penalty

How long is your hockey stick supposed to be?

Your hockey stick should be just above your belly button.

Can a hockey goalie get a high stick penalty?

Yes. A hockey goalie can get the same penalties as a skater gets.

What happens if you throw your stick in hockey?

In ice hockey, if you throw it at some one to poke the puck away or trip them, I believe that it's a penalty or a penalty shot. In field hockey, you will probably be given a yellow card, along with the appropriate penalty.

What is it called when the hockey stick is above your waist?

High sticking

How high can you raise your hockey stick on the field?

Your stick cannot got above your shoulder height.

What part of your body should you put the your hockey stick above?

your waist

What is the hockey term for having the stick too high?

High Sticking.Usually resulting in a two minute minor penalty.

How do you call a hockey stick?

Hockey stick

What do you call a hockey players stick?

(Hockey) stick.

What sport uses a stick?

Hockey as in Hockey Stick.

How high can you swing the stick in hockey?

In all forms of hockey, the stick may not be raised above shoulder height, except that in field hockey it may be used thus by a defender to prevent a goal being scored.

What are the 4 penalties in floor hockey?

There is no checking, players cannot lift another opponents stick or perform any stick infractions in order to get the ball, players may not raise their stick or play the ball above their knee level, and a stick cannot be placed in between a player's legs (to avoid tripping, also a penalty).

What are rules regarding broken sticks in ice hockey?

Once you break your stick you must drop it on the ice. If you try to play with a broken stick you will receive a minor penalty.

Why was the hockey stick invented?

The hockey stick was invented to use along with the hockey puck in the game of hockey. The Mi'kmaq people of Nova Scotia are credited with inventing the hockey stick.

Who created the ice hockey stick?

The Canadians invented the hockey stick along with the sport hockey.

What are hockey stick?

hockey stickstwigs

When was the hockey stick invented?

In soviet russia, hockey stick invent you.

How can a hockey stick be concidered a machine?

A hockey stick is an example of a lever.

How do you make a hockey stick?

you first need to get wood and then carve it to hockey stick form. then paint it to make it an officully hockey stick.