Awesome Quiz On Hockey Rules.

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  • 1. 
    What's the maximum percentage of the salary cap that one player can earn in the 2005-2006 NHL season?
    • A. 

      5%

    • B. 

      20%

    • C. 

      10%

    • D. 

      15%

  • 2. 
    What is the maximum salary for a NHL player in the 2005-2006 season?
    • A. 

      $5.6 Million

    • B. 

      $9.4 Million

    • C. 

      $3.2 Million

    • D. 

      $7.8 Million

  • 3. 
    What is the minimum salary for an NHL player during the 2005-2006 season?
    • A. 

      150000

    • B. 

      450000

    • C. 

      300000

    • D. 

      600000

  • 4. 
    What is the maximum salary that a NHL rookie may earn during the 2005-2006 season?
    • A. 

      500000

    • B. 

      850000

    • C. 

      685000

    • D. 

      450000

  • 5. 
    What is the maximum salary NHL players selected in the 2011 draft will draw?
    • A. 

      925000

    • B. 

      500000

    • C. 

      875000

    • D. 

      745000

  • 6. 
    Under the 2005-2006 NHL rules, how many years must a player play before qualifying for free agency?
    • A. 

      0

    • B. 

      11

    • C. 

      7

    • D. 

      5

  • 7. 
    Under the new 2005-2006 NHL rules, how many rounds does the Entry Draft have?
    • A. 

      9

    • B. 

      8

    • C. 

      5

    • D. 

      7

  • 8. 
    Why did the NHL make the "Biron Rule", named after Martin Biron?
    • A. 

      To Prevent A Requested Trade

    • B. 

      To Restrict Numbers To 1 Through 98

    • C. 

      To Limit The Number Of Fights

    • D. 

      To Require More Playing Time

  • 9. 
    The goal posts and crossbar of a hockey goal are painted what color?
    • A. 

      Blue

    • B. 

      Teal

    • C. 

      Orange

    • D. 

      Red

  • 10. 
    How many inter-conference games does an NHL team play in the regular season?
    • A. 

      None

    • B. 

      12

    • C. 

      10

    • D. 

      16

  • 11. 
    What is the minimum penalty for spearing when contact is not made by the hockey stick?
    • A. 

      No Penalty

    • B. 

      Minor Penalty

    • C. 

      Double Minor Penalty

    • D. 

      Major Penalty

  • 12. 
    What member of a hockey team wears a waffle pad?
    • A. 

      Coach

    • B. 

      Goalie

    • C. 

      Referee

    • D. 

      Linesman

  • 13. 
    To what does the term "Texas Hat Trick" apply in hockey?
    • A. 

      Goalie Stopping Three Penalty Shots

    • B. 

      Player Scoring Four Goals

    • C. 

      Player Scoring Five Goals

    • D. 

      Team Scoring 10 Goals

  • 14. 
    In hockey, an automatic game misconduct is applied when a player gathers how many major penalties?
    • A. 

      Five

    • B. 

      Two

    • C. 

      Seven

    • D. 

      Three

  • 15. 
    What is the name of the semi-circular area in front of the timekeeper's bench on a hockey rink?
    • A. 

      Referee's Circle

    • B. 

      Referee's Crease

    • C. 

      Timekeeper's Circle

    • D. 

      Goal Crease

  • 16. 
    How many players are on an NHL team for any given game?
    • A. 

      20

    • B. 

      17

    • C. 

      25

    • D. 

      16

  • 17. 
    Which penalty is called when a hockey player hits another player below the knee?
    • A. 

      Clipping

    • B. 

      Boarding

    • C. 

      Spearing

    • D. 

      High Sticking

  • 18. 
    In hockey, where does the face-off occur after a successful penalty shot?
    • A. 

      In The Opposite Zone

    • B. 

      At Center Ice

    • C. 

      Behind The Goal

    • D. 

      In The Zone Of The Shot

  • 19. 
    In hockey, what occurs when the puck is deflected into the goal by an official?
    • A. 

      The Goal Is Disallowed

    • B. 

      The Goal Stands, Official Remains

    • C. 

      Goal Stands, Official Is Removed

    • D. 

      Both Teams Are Credited With A Goal

  • 20. 
    What is the minimum penalty for high-sticking in the NHL?
    • A. 

      Minor Penalty

    • B. 

      Double Minor Penalty

    • C. 

      Game Misconduct Penalty

    • D. 

      Major Penalty

  • 21. 
    What hockey term refers to impeding the progress of an opposing player?
    • A. 

      Icing

    • B. 

      Cross Checking

    • C. 

      Holding

    • D. 

      Boarding

  • 22. 
    Which of these penalties does not have an official NHL hand signal?
    • A. 

      Delaying The Game

    • B. 

      High-Sticking

    • C. 

      Boarding

    • D. 

      Headbutting

  • 23. 
    Which of these actions is a legal action in the NHL?
    • A. 

      Throwing A Stick From The Bench

    • B. 

      Sliding A Goalie His Stick

    • C. 

      Playing Without A Stick

    • D. 

      Playing With A Broken Stick

  • 24. 
    What color is the circular blue spot in the center of an NHL ice hockey rink?
    • A. 

      Pink

    • B. 

      Red

    • C. 

      Green

    • D. 

      Blue

  • 25. 
    How many minutes before face-off must the visiting hockey team provide its lineup?
    • A. 

      Five

    • B. 

      Sixty

    • C. 

      Fifteen

    • D. 

      Twenty

  • 26. 
    When a hockey player gets a puck out of his defensive zone, what term is used to describe it?
    • A. 

      Saving The Puck

    • B. 

      Breakaway

    • C. 

      Stopping The Charge

    • D. 

      Clearing The Puck

  • 27. 
    How much time runs off the clock during a penalty shot in hockey?
    • A. 

      The Time The Puck Is Moving

    • B. 

      Zero Seconds

    • C. 

      Fifteen Seconds

    • D. 

      Five Seconds

  • 28. 
    The term "carom" refers to which of these hockey actions or things?
    • A. 

      Rebound Of The Puck

    • B. 

      Stick-Handling Penalty

    • C. 

      Pass To An Opponent

    • D. 

      Protective Throat Guard

  • 29. 
    Which colors of tape are not allowed to be applied to hockey sticks?
    • A. 

      Red

    • B. 

      Yellow and Orange

    • C. 

      There Are No Restrictions

    • D. 

      Black and White

  • 30. 
    Articles thrown onto the ice of a hockey rink by spectators won't result in a penalty in what situation?
    • A. 

      When Thrown By Children

    • B. 

      When Thrown At Home Players

    • C. 

      When Thrown By Clowns

    • D. 

      Following A Special Occasion