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A punitive suspension of a player for the remainder of a game, with a substitution permitted.
- ‘The Seals took fourteen minors, 2 majors and 2 game misconducts on the night while the Xpress were penalized for only seven minors.’
- ‘It's just that I was raised to believe that a hockey game wasn't complete until someone got a game misconduct.’
- ‘Gross and match penalties will be equal to one offense in the game misconduct procedures.’
- ‘Any player who receives a game misconduct will sit the remainder of that game plus 1 additional full game.’
- ‘A third period melee resulted in numerous game misconducts and suspensions.’
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, discover surprising and intriguing language facts from around the globe.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.