Essays Tagged: "hockey game"

Routinization in Society

ny similar encounters during my week of observations. They included eating at McDonalds, going to a hockey game, and talking to a car salesman. My first documented observation came at McDonalds while ... what personable with us. I believe that made us like her even more.Following dinner, we went to the hockey game. The man taking the money had been doing the same thing all night. Looking at SUNY Ids, ...

(5 pages) 29 0 4.0 May/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Eleven Seconds: Autobiography of Travis Roy - Book Report

Travis Roy, a former collegiate hockey player, wrote his tragic story in a book called Eleven Seconds. Well, he didn't physically wr ... This is because Travis Roy is a quadriplegic. After a mere eleven seconds of Travis' first college hockey game, his dreams of the NHL were shattered forever.Travis Roy's autobiography, Eleven Seconds ... his childhood and his high school career. He reminisces about the fun he had playing little league hockey and how he would help out at the rinks that his father managed. The next part in the story is ...

(2 pages) 30 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Park

around like it's still the dawn of the day.Lions Park, what a place, I grew up there playing roller hockey, in the dead of winter, with no snow on the ground defending the goal. Almost nightly my frie ... friends and I would go there set up in the basketball court and take some shots before starting the hockey game. The game was usually 3 on 3, I was the lucky goalie but I didn't mind. Defending the go ...

(1 pages) 37 0 4.0 May/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays > Travel Descriptions


waiting for the gun to go off in a race, waking up in the morning, the big bang, the face off in a hockey game or just writing an introduction for your English assignment. The beginning is usually th ...

(2 pages) 17 0 3.7 Apr/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Reflective essay: "The best game of my life!"

Around six years ago I remember my parents encouraging me to play ice hockey. It was my first time on the ice and I had a bit of trouble getting started, but as I played ... a significant part of my life. In this essay I will reflect upon a very important and exciting ice-hockey game that took place a while ago, and in which I took part.Every single chair in the arena ha ... elt during a game like that is unexplainable, though the word incredible comes to mind. I think ice hockey is one of the most exciting sports in the world and it has helped me to achieve better confid ...

(2 pages) 25 0 5.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

How is the Internet reshaping what we mean by culture?

heck their statements. Or wait for the paper invoice in the mail. The latest score for last night's hockey game were found in the local newspaper. Then came the accessible worldwide system of intercon ...

(5 pages) 136 1 3.8 Mar/2007

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking

The Goal Heard Around the World:

The 1972 Summit Series was More than Just a Hockey Tournament At the end of the Cold War, most of the world had not realized that two countries ... . In 1972, Canada and the USSR set a proposal to clash at a type of battle they both were good at - hockey! They agreed on an eight game Summit Series in which the winning team would not only prevail ... , the 1972 Summit Series had a lot more significance to Canada and the USSR, than just being a mere hockey game.During the summit to the top, the hockey players and the fans were filled with a deep se ...

(7 pages) 19 0 5.0 Jan/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > Canadian History

Physics: In The Winter Olympics

of winter sports are played at the Olympics but three of the most popular are men's and women's ice hockey, figure skating, and downhill skiing. Physics plays a very large part in how these sports are ... he simple laws of physics these sports wouldn't be the same as they are today.Men's and Women's Ice Hockey Olympic Ice hockey is definitely the most brutal form of hockey. Many violent collisi ...

(5 pages) 16 0 3.8 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

“I went to a fight, and a hockey game broke out” Legalities of the Presence of Violence in the National Hockey League

"I went to a fight, and a hockey game broke out"Legalities of the Presence of Violence in the National Hockey LeagueCriminal J ... Violence in the National Hockey LeagueCriminal Justice 103Charn KingraMarch 24th, 2010The National Hockey League (NHL) is arguably one of the most well-known, well-watched and popular sports leagues ... entire world. From the NHL down to the junior and amateur ranks, there is a strong sense among the hockey brotherhood that the honourable way to right a wrong on the ice is to physically attack one's ...

(8 pages) 22 0 0.0 Mar/2010

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Cases