September 17, 2018
How did you get on with the first rules test of the new season then? We think they were fairly straightforward to ease you in gently with the new IIHF rulebook and all that!
So to the answers:
What is the minimum penalty tariff that can be called for Boarding?
Minor plus a Misconduct. Rule 119i A boarding penalty is punishable by a minor and misconduct penalty.
A player who recklessly endangers a vulnerable opponent with a late hit will be assessed what penalty?
A Match Penalty. Rule 153 iii A skater who recklessly endangers a vulnerable opponent with a late hit will be assessed a match penalty
What penalty tariff should be assessed for Slew Footing where the player does not recklessly endanger an opponent?
A 5+Game penalty. Rule 160 part i: A player who slew-foots an opponent will be assessed a major plus game misconduct.
The next round of questions will be online this coming Friday so you have time to read up on the IIHF Rulebook, Casebook and IHUK in-house rules so you’re prepared for week 2 of You Make The Call!