street hockey


Definition of street hockey

: a game resembling ice hockey played on a hard surface by players wearing shoes or roller skates and using hockey sticks and a small ball

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Having street hockey as an alternative to ice hockey is also great. Brion O’connor,, "When it comes to football, kids rallying ’round the flag," 23 Aug. 2019 For Bruins coach Bruce Cassidy, the dream began with street hockey on Coldrey Avenue in the West End of Ottawa. Nicole Yang,, "Bruins players have long dreamed of winning the Stanley Cup," 11 June 2019 Celebrate everything Canadian at Meehan's Public House with live music by The Strictly Hip and Electric Avenue, street hockey for the kids, arts and crafts, Canadian food and more. Kelly Sundstrom, ajc, "4 things to do in North Fulton this weekend," 22 June 2018 Fans can demo hockey equipment from manufacturers such as Bauer and CCM, and participate in outdoor street hockey, video games and inflatables. Matthew Defranks,, "Colton Sceviour, Panthers alumni to be at Hockeyfest on Saturday," 4 May 2018 More: The day the Nashville Predators came to my neighborhood for some street hockeyMore: Four early NHL questions: How many goals will Alex Ovechkin score? Kevin Allen, USA TODAY, "Golden Knights continue to juggle competitiveness with long-term sustainability," 14 Oct. 2017

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First Known Use of street hockey

1964, in the meaning defined above

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29 Sep 2019

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English Language Learners Definition of street hockey

chiefly US : a game like ice hockey that is played on a hard surface using hockey sticks and a small ball

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