To reduce friction.
Pucks are frozen a few hours for ten days prior to the game to reduce bouncing during play.
They weren't around when the game started, they evolved into the game. They are now a lot more stronger and give more protection than the earlier versions.
Leading a game 21 points ahead
These days there is no difference. Once upon a time there was. The NFL championship was awarded to the winner of the league's championship game prior to 1969. Before the merger of the AFL and NFL in 1970, the leagues agreed to play an annual AFL-NFL World Championship Game (later rechristened the Superbowl).
a real basketball has much more grip than a replica and cost more to.
first of all, they aren't balls.Game pucks are light weightTraining pucks are 5 times heavier then game pucks so the player builds arm strength while using it. If you practice with a training puck then come game time that game puck is going to be pretty easy to stick handle and shoot with
Authentic jerseys are made to the exact specifications of real Game used jerseys. Replica jerseys are similar, but not as detailed. See the 'jersey glossary' below.
normally 0 to 3 pucks
the legendary edition comes with the game, a ViDoc, another bonus disk and replica spartan helment and stand that holds the game and bonus disk.
On average about 12 Hockey Pucks are used in a NHL game. Ref's carry more then one and once they thaw they replace it at faceoff's.
To reduce friction.
there are 30 teams each playing 82 games a season. if each game uses an average of 5 pucks a game it's about 12,300. 5 pucks a game is kinda low tho. so probably quite abit more than that. this is obviously just for the regular season.
You do not strike other players, how ever it is an extremly physical game, there is a alot of physical contact between players, you also have boards, pucks and sticks that add additional physicality to the game.
There is far difference between game and instrument. We play game to overcome the challenges but we play instrument for the enjoyment.
The difference between a game publisher and a game developer is that a game publisher makes the game go out in stores and the developer is the one who makes the game.