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Hockey Fights

In this chapter, we will be learning about fights in ice hockey. By the end, you will know the rules, how they work, and the consequences of participating in one.


Ice hockey is a high-contact sport, which is evident by all the penalties we've learned about. But one thing separates it from all other sports... fighting!

Hockey Fight

In this chapter, we'll learn the basics of fighting and fights in ice hockey.

What We'll Be Learning

First we'll learn what fighting is in ice hockey. Then we'll learn the rules and the consequences of participating in a fight. By the end of this chapter, you should know the basics of fights and fighting in ice hockey.

Glossary Terms

At any point, you can go to our ice hockey glossary and look up any of the terms discussed in these chapters. Here are all the terms we will be covering related to fights:

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