By Dave Zednik, IHOA Registrar QUESTION: What is the referees’ responsibility for maintaining a positive environment for players, when the venue allows alcohol consumption and the players report harassment by fans who are visibly consuming alcohol? ANSWER: The USA Hockey… Read More ›
Ask the Official: Should a penalty for interference be called for an unavoidable collision with the goalkeeper?
By Dave Zednik, IHOA Registrar QUESTION: An offensive player in possession of the puck is racing to the net with a defender trailing him. The offensive player makes a hard cut across the front of the goal immediately in front… Read More ›
By Dave Zednik, IHOA Registrar QUESTION: There is a scramble around the goal and the goalkeeper covers the puck for a stoppage of play. A defensive player then “protects” his goalkeeper by pushing an attacking player– who has clearly stopped… Read More ›