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[with object] (often as noun high-sticking) Ice Hockey
  • Strike (an opponent) on or above the shoulders with one’s stick, for which a penalty may be assessed.
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    • The numbers are in, and some of them deserve a penalty for high-sticking.
    • He said he was high-sticked, while the Swedes insist he bit his own tongue.
    • The Devils need him to help the transition game, though the team scored more goals against the Leafs without him than it did when he was high-sticking

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