By Dave Zednik, IHOA VP of Rules & Ethics QUESTION: A defending player leaves his feet and slides into the puck carrier. The defending player gains possession of the puck and the attacking player falls to the ice after being… Read More ›
Ask the Official: Which team’s center must place the stick first on the ice for any face-off conducted at the center ice face-off spot?
By Dave Zednik, IHOA VP of Rules & Ethics QUESTION: Which team’s center must place the stick first on the ice for any face-off conducted at the center ice face-off spot? ANSWER: The visiting team’s center must place the stick… Read More ›
Event set for July 26-28 in Bloomington, Minn.; Registration now open By USA Hockey COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — USA Hockey announced today that it will host its first-ever Advanced Officiating Symposium July 26-28, 2019, at the Minneapolis Airport Marriott in Bloomington,… Read More ›
By Dave Zednik, IHOA Rules & Ethics Chairman QUESTION: What degree of force is necessary for either a hooking or slashing penalty to be assessed under the Standard of Play guidelines? ANSWER: For hooking, any use of the stick against… Read More ›