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Northeast Sled Hockey League

Penalties: Minor–1.5 min, Major–4min Hybrid Icing

All faceoffs done by USAH “last play” rule

Abuse of Official: 1.5, 6.5, GM, M Head Contact: 1.5 + 6.5,4+GM(Inj.), M
Attempt to Injure: 4+GM High Stick: 1.5, 4 (blood), 4+GM (Inj.)
Boarding: 1.5+ 6.5, 4+GM, 4+GM (inj.),M Holding: 1.5, 4+GM (facemask), M
Butt Ending: 4, 4+GM, M Hooking: 1.5, 4,4+GM (Inj.)
Charging: 1.5, 4, 4+GM (Inj.), M Interference: 1.5
Checking Pushee: 1.5, 4, 4+GM Pick Shot: 1.5
Cover Puck w/Hand: 1.5 Pusher Penalty: 1.5
Cross Checking: 1.5,1.5+6.5,5+GM, M Ram: 1.5, 4
CFB: 1.5+6.5, 5+GM,M Slashing: 1.5, 4, 4+GM (Inj.)
Dangerous Play: 1.5, 4,4+GM Spearing: 4+GM, M
Elbowing: 1.5,4,4+GM (Inj.) Teeing/TBone: 1.5, 4, 1.5+6.5, 4+GM
Fighting: 4+GM Throw Stick: 4+GM, Unless PS Awarded
Goalie Equip.: 4 (blood) Unnec. Roughness: 1.5, 4
Head Butting: 4+GM, M Unsportsmanlike: 1.5

Northeast Sled Hockey League Hybrid Icing Table

First Player to Attacking Faceoff Dot



Attacking Player No Icing No
Defensive Player Icing Whistle
Tie Icing Whistle