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depending if you mean field or Ice Hockey or even street hockey depends if you are versing a ball or a puck but i will assume you mean field.

A hockey stick, shin guards and the keepers gloves are all the objets allowed to legally make contact with the ball. naturally the ball will fly up a bit and hit bodies/head but actively if is just these and really should only be the stick.

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