drop pass


drop pass

noun

ice hockey : a pass in which a player stops the puck and skates past it in order to leave it for another player who is close behind

Full Definition of DROP PASS

:  a pass in ice hockey in which the passer skates past the puck leaving it for a teammate following close behind

First Known Use of DROP PASS

1949

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