Can the indestructible hockey puck survive the endless fire of thermite?

The strongest material on Earth, fictional substances included, is a hockey puck. It’s true. After surviving against the red hot nickel ball and going toe to toe with liquid nitrogen, it totally edges out adamantium and whatever T-1000 was made out of. Here’s another battle that it holds up admirably to: thermite, which is basically fire transported in from Mordor. The essentially never ending hot hot fire burn of thermite…

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Rupinder scores twice in win over USA, eves lose

Antwerp (Belgium): Indian men’s hockey team defeated lowly USA 4-0 in their third practice match even as the eves narrowly lost 1-2 to Italy in their second warm-up game ahead of the FIH World League Semifinal to be held here from June 20 to July 5. The Sardar Singh-led India men’s team took the lead in the 20th minute through a penalty corner conversion by Rupinder Pal Singh (in pic)….

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Hockey: We have to grow as a team and become strong, says striker Akashdeep Singh

Antwerp (Belgium): Striker Akashdeep Singh says the Indian team realises the importance of the upcoming Hockey World League semifinals even though it doesn’t have to worry about Olympic qualification in the competition beginning on June 20. “We realize the importance of this tournament as the outcome from here will chalk out the future course of action in terms of team combinations, how good will the present strategy work for us…

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‘A result to be cherished’ – Irish women’s hockey team claim historic victory over USA to keep Olympic dream alive

The victorious Ireland women’s hockey team. Picture Credit: Facebook/FIHockey Image Source.. The Ireland women’s hockey team have claimed one of the most significant wins in their history after beating the USA 2-0 in Pool B of the World Hockey League in Valencia. The win puts the Irish side top of Pool B with the result of the final game between Germany and South Africa to determine their final pool placing….

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We Cannot Afford To Make Mistakes Any More: Akashdeep Singh

Image Source.. New Delhi: With the Coaches working on every aspect of the game with their respective teams so as to get the combination and strategies in place before the start of the all important Fintro FIH World League Semi-Finals, the Indian Hockey teams have their work cut out and are leaving no stone unturned to ensure results which will help them target the top 2 slots in the first phase of the…

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Highly touted Moorhead hockey recruit accused of sex with girl, 14

Source by twincities.. MOORHEAD, Minn. — A talented high school athlete from Moorhead who was recently drafted by a junior hockey team faces a criminal charge for allegedly sneaking into an underage girl’s house to have sex. Parents of a 14-year-old girl called police earlier this month to say that Jacob Michael Dittmer, 18, had entered their house after midnight and had sex with the girl. He faces a felony charge…

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Germany, Argentina, Dutch hockey teams qualify for 2016 Olympics

Source by Znews.. Reigning Olympic champions Germany, along with Argentina and the Netherlands, have qualified for the 2016 Olympics as they grabbed the top three places in the men’s Hockey World League (HWL) Semi-Final here. Image Source.. Germany emerged champions following their emphatic 4-1 win over host nation Argentina in the final, while the 2012 Olympics silver medallists the Netherlands crushed Canada 6-1 in the third place play-off on Sunday….

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Sitting or standing, hockey is hockey

Source by charlestondailymail.. Image Source.. Hockey is hockey — no matter how you play it. This was said over and over again at the “Learn to Sled Hockey” program Sunday morning at the South Charleston Memorial Ice Arena. USA Hockey sent sleds for children and adults with physical disabilities to try out sled hockey with the guidance of coaches and Sam Mumper, a member of USA Hockey’s National Sled Team. Sleds…

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Vandana Katariya strengthens the team’s attack: Rani

Source by Znews.. Indian women’s hockey team forward Rani said on Saturday that striker Vandana Katariya will add venom to their attack during the Hockey World League (HWL) Semi-Finals here from June 20 to July 5. Image Source.. Antwerp: Indian women’s hockey team forward Rani said on Saturday that striker Vandana Katariya will add venom to their attack during the Hockey World League (HWL) Semi-Finals here from June 20 to…

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Hockey: NLYHA schedules three try hockey sessions

Source by brainerddispatch BEEZY POINT – The Northern Lakes Youth Hockey Association invites boys and girls to the Breezy Point Sports Center for three summer Come Try Hockey sessions. Sessions are scheduled June 20 from 2 to 4 p.m., July 18 from 9 to 11 a.m. and Aug. 15 from 9 to 11 a.m. Area youths are encouraged to experience ice hockey for the first time and learn the basic skills…

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Stanley Cup Final Tied, 2-2

Source by THE HOCKEY WRITERS. If you were to list your top-10 goalies in the NHL today, who would be on that list? Chances are, the names would start at Carey Price, Pekka Rinne and Henrik Lundqvist, followed closely by Jonathan Quick, Tuukka Rask and Roberto Luongo. The final four names would likely differ between lists, as Ben Bishop, Brian Elliott, Cory Schneider and Semyon Varlamov would all be deserving…

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Indian Women’s Team Leaves for Hockey World League

India are placed in Pool B with Australia, New Zealand, Belgium and Poland and will be playing their opening match against Belgium on June 20. New Delhi: The Indian women’s hockey team on Thursday left for Antewrp, Belgium to compete in the Hockey World League Semi-Final 2015 from June 20 to July 5. India are placed in Pool B with Australia, New Zealand, Belgium and Poland and will be playing…

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