penalty box

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penalty box

In ice hockey, the area that a penalized player must stay in for the duration of the penalty. How are we going to tie this game with our best player in the penalty box?
See also: box, penalty
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Lepisto was ordered off the rink into the penalty box for two minutes for roughing.
The Turkey forward (above), who is set to make his debut against Tottenham tomorrow, said: "I am a very good and dangerous striker when I am in the penalty box.
Ahmed Al Farsi's effort from the edge of the penalty box came agonizingly close in the dying minutes of the opening half, but crept just wide of Al Wahda's goal.
Fleet had one great chance in the dying minutes to take all three points when a free kick was awarded five yards out from the penalty box.
Halfway through the second half Jonny Morgan passed through to Steve Beaumont on the left wing outside the penalty box who chested the ball down then blasted a right-footer through the defence and past the 'keeper into the bottom right hand corner.
On the second goal, for instance, we had only one defender in the penalty box.
Rangers supporters had either arrived at the stadium or were en route when Tumulty took the decision that the penalty box in front of the Willie Ormond Stand was frozen and danerous.
Al-Raheb drew first blood for Ahli in the 27th minute from a strong shot from outside of the penalty box that was deflected off a defender and went in to the left of the goalkeeper.
That non-decision came three days after Tom Huddlestone clipped Johnson's heels, albeit accidentally, again in the penalty box.
The Bruins took little out of last night's 4-3 exhibition loss to Toronto in their 2007-08 TD Banknorth Garden debut, especially on a night when it seemed like more humanity passed through the penalty box than watched from the stands - the official attendance figure of 10,877 notwithstanding.
I'm the tough guy on the ice, the one who doesn't score goals or have any assists but spends a lot of time in the penalty box.
They also told me I would have to pay the rate for six consecutive months before escaping the penalty box and getting back to the normal 12 percent.
Jason Bowen joined his coach in the penalty box, both being handed ten-minute misconduct penalties.
D Beckham specials (v Arsenal): 9-2 to score, 6 to score from outside the penalty box, 7 yellow card, 14 red card, 66 hat-trick.