Ice Hockey has been played since about 1900, with origins dating back to Europe and the field versions of the game. Modern day ice hockey is likely a combination of an Irish or Scottish folk game, combined with a Mi'kmaq game as well. Ice Hockey is a game played on a frozen pond outdoors or an indoor ice pad.
The players wear skates and use sticks to try to knock the puck into the opponents' goal. Five players take to the ice for each team as well as one goalie. As hockey is closely monitored for penalty infractions, the termpenalty worthy will be found often in this glossary.