PLAY OFF OR STANLEY CUP boards must be used for
the official competitions. The games should be
fastened or stuck to the tables.
duration is 5 minutes (300 sec). Time will be
running even if the puck is out of play.
begin with the puck placed in the center circle
of the rink, the 2 center/forwards being on their
own side. All other face-offs are made by
dropping the puck in the center of the center
circle, the 2 center/forwards being in the position
above mentioned. Before dropping the puck, be
sure your opponent is ready.
center cannot score directly after a face-off.
Three seconds must elapse after each face-off,
including the beginning of a match, and the puck
must pass through contested ice before it is possible
to score a goal. If not, the goal is not valid
and a new face-off takes place. This rule is effective
even if a referee is making the face-off.
puck has to stay in the goal for it to count.
In and outs do not count.
score a goal directly, with the left/right defenseman
or goalkeeper from a motionless puck, by pressing
the puck against your goal cage and making a score
is not valid. The same rule applies if you press
the puck with the left or right defenseman against
goal scored by a shot with the body of any player
after having stabilized the puck, is not valid.
If the puck comes to a standing still position
without being stabilized by the player, then the
player is allowed to score. It is possible to
score a goal by shooting a stabilized puck, if
the shot is deflected off another player. It is
allowed to score a goal with a player's right
foot, if using it as a stick.
the puck comes to rest between your goaler and
the goal line AND is touching the goal line you
may call a "freeze෨ich results in a face-off.
A puck in any other position must be played.
You may not place the puck in a freeze
position and call freeze.
the play-off matches, in the event of a draw at
the end of the 5 minutes, the winner is the one
who scores the first goal (sudden death), following
a broken rod interrupts a game or another problem
that cannot be quickly fixed, players agree on
time remaining and complete the match on an alternate
table. A face-off continues the remaining
a goal is scored as the final buzzer is sounding,
it will not be awarded. In case of any doubt,
the goal is not valid.
a competitor is not in front of the board and
ready to play through the first 15 seconds after
the beginning of the match, he automatically loses
this match by 4-1.
breakers to determining division standings after
rounds will be 1) pts, 2) wins, 3) head to head,
4) +/-, and if still tied, a 90 sec period, total
goals and if still tied after that, a sudden death
play-offs top rank player gets choice of game
and side. Play two games, switch sides,
play two games then switch back and play one,
one and one.
players are expected to ensure that these rules
are all enforced and respected. Players
will act in accordance with the Players Code of
A CD timer preferably will be used for
all matches with voice, music and tones at designated
minute intervals with final buzzer to end game.
officials will make every effort to modify the
goal cups so as to reduce the number of in and
outs. Surfaces are cleaned with Windex only!
pucks will be at game side. Extra players
should be availible to replace any broken ones
quickly during play.
may use either NHL or International teams.
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