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Hockey Restraining Line

hockey restraining line

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The Restraining Line

The restraining lines in hockey are lines on face-off circles that dictate where players should be positioned during a face-off. If the players not taking the face-off cross these lines before the puck is dropped, a penalty will be called for encroachment.


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