wrist shot


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wrist shot

n.
A quick shot made in hockey by snapping the wrists forward when the puck is against the stick blade.
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Within a minute the Sharks were ahead when a Scott Cooper pass sent Stevie Moore (07:02) clear through the middle and he gave James Flavell in the Billingham goal no chance with a delightful wrist shot.
Bostrom went around the Dragons defence and hit a speculative wrist shot under Smith to make it six in the third session before the Stars Jack Watkins scored on a five-on-three powerplay from the blue for his first goal in a Stars jersey and Moss was rewarded with a goal for a man-of-the-match performance late on
He cut into the slot and beat Aaron Dell with a wrist shot from the top of the circles.
en Hull got into the Coventry zone and Eric Galbraith dropped the puck to Carl Lauzon, who hit home with a wrist shot.
Mikael Backlund rounded off the win with a wrist shot past goaltender Alexander Salak in the third, AP reported.
Washington, May 30 (ANI): A team of Canadian researchers believe that they have isolated the key components of a successful wrist shot in ice hockey, which is considered to be one of the hardest skills in sports to master, by using 3-D motion capture analysis.
Simmonds, in the left circle, took the puck from teammate Brad Richardson and ripped a quick wrist shot past Danis' short side.
Roenick intercepted a poor clearance by Sandwith and his wrist shot from the slot beat Bales.
Pastrnak put a wrist shot past Grosenick from the right circle at 5:18 to give the Bruins a 1-0 lead.
The winner came in overtime on the rush as Jarolin fired home a wrist shot past Brian Stewart on the short side, stalling Blaze in their momentum up the table on a night when Hull, above them and with games in hand, overtime on the rush as Jarolin fired home a wrist shot past Brian Stewart on the short side, stalling Blaze in their momentum up the table on a night when Hull, above Stewart were able to thrash Nottingham.
Michael Bowman equalised with a wrist shot, Mikey Elder hit the Stars' second after some sustained pressure, then a speculative dump from the halfway line saw Anthony Price grab the third as it bounced over the Whitley keeper's skate.