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    3 days ago · Ice hockey is a contact winter team sport played on ice skates, usually on a rink. Two opposing teams, typically fielding six skaters each, use sticks to shoot a vulcanized rubber puck into the other team's goal; the winner is the team to score most goals. In Canada, the United States, and some European countries the sport is known simply as ...

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    1 day ago · Ringette is a Canadian non-contact winter team sport played on ice hockey skates created for and played predominantly by women and girls. Created in Northern Ontario, Canada by Samuel Perry Jacks in 1963, ringette is now one of the fastest team sports on ice, belonging to a small group of ice skating team sports which now includes bandy, ice hockey, and rinkball.

    • 2 Forwards, 2 Defencemen, 1 Center, 1 Goalie
    • 1963 in Espanola, Ontario, Canada
  3. Invented in England, bandy has been virtually unknown in the United Kingdom for most of the 20th Century, but this hockey sport played on ice with rules similar to football has been taken up again. The Bandy Federation of England was founded in 2010 and changed names to Great Britain Bandy Association in 2017.

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  6. Oct 06, 2021 · The Basketball Association of America was founded in 1946 by owners of the major ice hockey arenas in the Northeastern and Midwestern United States and Canada. On November 1, 1946, in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, the Toronto Huskies hosted the New York Knickerbockers at Maple Leaf Gardens, in a game the NBA now refers to as the first game played ...

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