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asked in category: General Last Updated: 29th February, 2020

Why do hockey players call each other pigeons?

Pigeon: A guy who picks up a bunch of “trashy” goals in front of the net. Plug: A useless player on the opposing team (although it can sometimes be used to refer to a player on your own team). Pylon: A player who just stands there.

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Then, what does Pigeon mean in hockey?

Pigeon (noun) – A hockey player that scores simply by picking up the trash of his much more skilled teammates. Plumber (noun) – a hard-working player who does the dirty work but lacks serious skill.

Additionally, why are goalies called pigeons? One-timer or One-T: To shoot the puck directly off a pass, without stopping it first. Pigeon: A guy who picks up a bunch of “trashy” goals in front of the net. Plug: A useless player on the opposing team (although it can sometimes be used to refer to a player on your own team). Players aim to “make it to The Show.”

Also to know is, what is Chel slang for?

Chel, Chelly. Console video game EA Sports NHL, or playing it (but do you rip Chel? ' Cause we will rip Chel) Chirping. Trash talking; steady insults directed at opposing players to unnerve or distract them (yeah, it's your mom's favourite chirp, too, buddy)

What does tendy mean in hockey?

goalie

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