Have every rule right at your fingertips. The do s and don ts of hockey are just a touch away with the new Hockey Canada Referee s Casebook Rulebook app. From run-of-the-mill rules to obscure situations, the app is easy to navigate and perfect for officials and coaches who want to make sure the game. Cross Checking Minor or Major penalty. Shall be imposed on a Player who holds the stick with both hands and hits an opponent using the shaft of the stick. Referee signal: A series of forward and backward motions with both fists clenched in front of the chest. Hockey Canada Official Rule Book. FAIR PLAY INITIATIVE. As a result of Hockey. Canada s focus on fair play and improved communication between officials, coaches and players, Hockey Canada has implemented the following process: In all games, the officials shall approach each bench and meet the Coaches.
The Phoenix Coyotes Shane Doan was the last player to be given a gross misconduct penalty in 2005 for alleged ethnic slurs directed at French-Canadian referees (later investigated and subsequently cleared by the NHL). However, this penalty is still in effect in Canadian hockey. A Gross Misconduct penalty shall be.