slap shot

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slap shot

n.
A fast-moving shot made in hockey with a full swinging stroke.

slap′ shot`


n.
a shot in ice hockey made with a full backswing and extended follow-through.
[1940–45]
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They didn't have to be slap shots, but they all were.
With two recent goals on slap shots, Dempsey has shown he can do the job.
It's like a festival in the stands, as die-hard fans -- many of them wearing the Kings' royal purple and white jerseys -- cheer, dance and wave as their home team faces off, makes slap shots and goes for the goal.
EL SEGUNDO - On the first day of training camp, the questions came at Roman Cechmanek like slap shots from the blue line.
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Rookie Joe Corvo took five shots during the man advantage, all on perimeter slap shots.
The game also features digitized MIDI music with an announcer calling out shots, players' names, team names and scores, plus the ambient noises of fog horns, buzzers, skating, slap shots, crowd roars and athlete grunts and clashes.
The Kings recorded five shots, including two big slap shots by Mathieu Scheider, but couldn't put one past Garon.
Game players will also be able to use a variety of shots, including one-timers, slap shots and wrist shots.
The Kings had three solid scoring chances in the first four minutes, including slap shots by Jason Allison and Cliff Ronning.
The first two saves were on slap shots by Lidstrom.