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rag the puck

1. In ice hockey, to attempt to run out the remaining time in a game by maintaining possession of the puck for as long possible. The team is notorious for ragging the puck whenever they take the lead.
2. By extension, to stall, postpone, or otherwise cause a delay by deliberately engaging in time-wasting activities. Primarily heard in Canada. Activist groups are claiming that the government has ragged the puck in relation to legislation that would better protect the environment. Quit ragging the puck, John, and make a decision already!
See also: puck, rag

ice the puck

In ice hockey, to commit an icing, a minor infraction that occurs when the puck is advanced from behind one's own team's red line to beyond the other team's goal line without being touched by the other team. Come on, man, how could you ice the puck at a crucial time in the game like this?
See also: ice, puck

hockey-whore

and puck bunny
n. a kind of groupie that follows hockey players. (Puck bunny is a play on fuck bunny.) She doesn’t like the game, she’s just a hockey-whore. Just a cheap, skanky puck bunny, that’s her!

puck bunny

verb
See also: bunny, puck
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The Wolfgang Puck Fine Dining Group specializes in operating high-end, innovative restaurant concepts created by master chef Wolfgang Puck, including his flagship portfolio of Spago locations in Beverly Hills, Las Vegas and Maui (Bachelor Gulch location opening at The Ritz-Carlton in November 2007).
The most fun,'' said Puck, ``is at the end of the night when I can sit down with my crew and have a glass of wine.
Although Puck has had numerous requests to sell the chocolate Oscars, the academy forbids it.
Teamed with Flay; cooked against both Batali and Puck.
Focusing primarily on travel venues, the alliance will look to deliver an authentic Wolfgang Puck experience in a variety of different forms:
Hill, an Australian native, said he had never heard of Peter Puck before giving the OK to this animated feature.
WP Beverage Partners also announced that in the coming weeks both the original and low-carbohydrate Wolfgang Puck bottled ready-to-drink coffees would be stocked by important national retailers, including The Kroger Co.
The puck squirted to the corner and the Kings' Jon Sim fired at an empty net.
I'd like to welcome Larry Levy, Andy Lansing and Levy Restaurants along with Wolfgang Puck, Carl Schuster and Wolfgang Puck Catering and Events to all of our AEG venues worldwide and look forward to teaming up to introduce this most unique enterprise to our industry and visitors to our venues.
Thomas shot from inside the blue line, and with Cechmanek still standing and not expecting a shot, the puck deflected off Kings defenseman Joe Corvo in front and went over Cechmanek's shoulder.
More information about Wolfgang Puck can be found on his expansive and interactive website, http://www.
Ference then hooked Robitaille for a delayed penalty, but Robitaille knocked the puck toward Armstrong, who skated in front and slipped a backhand shot past Turek 4:13 into the game.
OTC BB: JAVO) announced today that it has signed an exclusive, multiyear agreement to supply coffee to WP Beverage Partners, LLC, the firm responsible for launching a new, ready-to-drink iced coffee beverage from nationally recognized restaurateur and gourmet food celebrity, Wolfgang Puck.
However, restaurateur and chef Wolfgang Puck will still have a presence there, focusing on his ever-expanding, successful catering company, Wolfgang Puck Catering and Events in Chicago and the Wolfgang Puck Cafe in Evanston, Ill.
WOLFGANG PUCK enters the consumer food market once again with WOLFGANG PUCK GOURMET LATTE, a new ready-to-drink coffee beverage.