The kids played ball and hockey out back and rode bikes out front, with Jane trying so hard to be like Martin.
These are all direct contributors to a robust concussion culture in contact-heavy sports like football, hockey, and even soccer.
His pal, Vince Courtenay, told him the story of Imjin River hockey in the midst of war, and the rest is history.
Whoever lost the USA vs. Canada hockey game would also have to ‘keep’ Justin Bieber, effectively adding insult to injury.
Pawlenty then plants the toe of his skate and turns to hockey fights.
The utterance of truth is not aided by passing through a brain that is cut like a hockey rink from the passage of many characters.
This was observed by a gang of boys playing at hockey in the road.
Agent Hickson had been the man next in line behind him when he had bought tickets for the hockey game.
You know she was on the crew and the basketball team and the hockey team at college.
Just the same look as she had that night of the hockey match.
after an isolated reference from Ireland dated 1527 ("The horlinge of the litill balle with hockie stickes or staves ..."), the word is next recorded 1838 from W. Sussex; of unknown origin, perhaps related to Middle French hoquet "shepherd's staff, crook," diminutive of Old French hoc "hook." The hooked clubs with which the game is played resemble shepherds' staves. In North America, ice hockey is distinguished from field hockey.
[1923+; origin unknown; perhaps fr a variant pronunciation of the hokum, hokey, hocus-pocus cluster, suggested by some spellings, and hence originally ''falsehood, pretentious exaggeration, etc,'' whence ''bullshit,'' whence ''shit'';]