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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Blaze found an answer in the final period when Josh Godfrey got a wrist shot past the screened Stephen Murphy on the powerplay - a move that pleased coach Chuck Weber as he had been urging players to get to the net to create a diversion.
Pastrnak put a wrist shot past Grosenick from the right circle at 5:18 to give the Bruins a 1-0 lead.
Calgary Flames prospect John Gaudreau increased the lead to 3-0 with a sweet wrist shot that took him top of the goalscoring lists.
Phoenix's fast counter-attacking style saw them snatch the lead four minutes from the interval as Derek Campbell back-handed a wrist shot past Peter Aubry for a 2-1 scoreline at the first break.
Roenick intercepted a poor clearance by Sandwith and his wrist shot from the slot beat Bales.
Joey Martin fired a wrist shot from just inside the blueline to score the Devils fifth goal of the night at 56:10 and the game finished with Mark Louis and Shane Bakker dropping the gloves with 35 seconds to play after a slash from Bakker on Fournier in the final minute of play.
Wilde's wrist shot found room past the blocker of Steel goaltender Justin Robbins after Gruden found him alone in the high slot.
Ashley Tait lost possession as he tried to take the puck out of the zone and Levi Nelson buried a wrist shot to make it 2-0.
Carpenter scored on a 15-foot wrist shot just after Eriah Hayes missed the net on a breakaway.
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.
Turgeon intercepted a pass from Sergei Zubov, skated into the Dallas zone and snapped a wrist shot under the crossbar to win it for St Louis almost six minutes into the sudden-death session.NHL.- Stanley Cup play-offs: St Louis 3 Dallas 2 (o/t, best-of-seven series tied at 2-2), Buffalo 3 Boston 2 (Buffalo lead 2-1).
The Wolves (13-12-5-1) tied the game at 11:29 of the second period when Hyka barreled into the Admirals zone and put an wrist shot on net.