puck was lying loose ten feet from the net and I just slapped it in.
Glackens was a prolific cartoonist in Philadelphia and his comics are one of the most surprising elements in the puck book.
At 19:25 of the period Worsley saved on him again, when the puck hit his right arm.
But they are skating to where the puck is going, not to where it has been.
Completing the motion, Howe pulled the puck back to his own left and backhanded it hard into the open side of the net.
The nurseries overflow with messy pets—nor does puck ever remember to feed his guinea-pig.
puck has none of Pickles' faults, and a good many of her virtues.
Milly and Bertie were rather sorrowful at the thought of losing their playmates, but puck brought good news from the Crag.
puck seemed not to realize how serious she was, and how deeply stirred.
Schonberg went to the ice and his stick flew out of his hand while Roy flew on with the puck slipping along in front of him.
"ice hockey disk," 1891, possibly from puck (v.) "to hit, strike" (1861), which perhaps is related to poke (v.) via notion of "push." Another suggestion traces the noun to Irish poc "bag."
"mischievous fairy" (in "A Midsummer Night's Dream"), probably from pouke "devil, evil spirit" (c.1300), from Old English puca, pucel "goblin," cognate with Old Norse puki "devil, fiend," of unknown origin (cf. pug). Celtic origins also have been proposed. Capitalized since 16c. His disguised name was Robin Goodfellow.