netminder


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net·mind·er

 (nĕt′mīn′dər)
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netminder

(ˈnɛtˌmaɪndə)
n
(General Sporting Terms) a less common word for goalkeeper
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.netminder - the soccer or hockey player assigned to protect the goalnetminder - the soccer or hockey player assigned to protect the goal
hockey player, ice-hockey player - an athlete who plays hockey
soccer player - an athlete who plays soccer
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References in periodicals archive ?
"Now my aim is to follow the lead taken by netminder like Stevie, 'Murph' and more."
The netminder is at particular risk if he is not protected from interference from the opsing plays.
The Vipers' nippy No 9 opened his account with a low shot netminder Martin Raitums should have saved to make it 2-4 during a powerplay on 51 minutes.
Coach Ed Patterson got the first in a 2-1 win reacting quickly to a pass from behind the net from Vezio Sacratini to fire home past Giants netminder Mike Minard.
Warriors used the cup-tie to give young netminder Jordan Boyle some ice time as senior netminder Richie Lawson was rested.
Swindon's George Howe opened the scoring on six minutes one second, but it was not until 10-21 when Ethan Nesic scored a backhand shot that beat the Swindon netminder Swindon were quick to respond on 10-31 when a puck went across the Devils goal for Troy Deane to score.
Cruikshank has also been hit by an extra five-match ban for leaving the linesman to run Nottingham Panthers netminder Craig Kowalski after being thrown out of the game.
However, the Warriors soon restored their two-goal lead as man-of-the-match Nathan Taylor fired the puck past Titans netminder Ben Hunt while they had the man advantage.
Cardiff Devils: Dan Wood (netminder), Mike Brabon (netminder), Nathan Craze (netminder), Blair Scott, Mike Ware, Jason Stone, Chris Bailey, Mark Hazelhurst, Dan Madge, Jim Brown, Russ Romaniuk, Lee Cowmeadow, Blake Knox, Kurt Walsh, Phil Hill, Warren Tait, Jonathan Phillips, Matt Myers, Rhodri Evans, Simon Keating.
Whitley went close to regaining the advantage late in the opening period when Sutton netminder Dmitri Zimzodra somehow kept out a stinging effort from Warriors Harry Harley.
Whiting was given his chance after Devils were rocked by a netminder crisis as the new season started.
Josh Nicholls, rated the best netminder in the English National League first division last term, is back for another campaign and will be given more of a chance to impress the senior Blaze team.