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(ice hockey) an enclosed bench to the side of an ice-hockey rink for players who are serving time penalties

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On the prospect of the sin bin, he added: "I don't think that is somewhere the GAA has been willing to go and, again, personally not where I would be willing to go.
We only had five players on the bench at one time, seven were in the sin bin.
As players enter and exit the sin bin and tactics are changed to accommodate their absence this will disrupt the flow of the game.
Nuns then lost lock Matt Hunter to the sin bin on 33 minutes, but they stood firm in defence until half-time and started the second period well with a Cull penalty bouncing to safety off a post for the third time in two weeks.
SIN BINS are on their way into English football - in a bid to cut down on the red card mayhem that has gripped the game.
They include the introduction of a ten-minute sin bin for offences not serious enough to warrant dismissal and changes to the laws governing tackling, scrums and lineouts.
You can also guarantee that the sin bin technology in it will have plenty of glitches in to establish a whole new breed of legal eagles that will cost the council taxpayer a fortune.
Within a minute, wing Andrew Higgins had crossed in the corner and Rotherham's problems were compounded after 46 minutes by the sending to the sin bin of flanker Craig Short.
Lawrence, who will run touch at Twickenham on Sunday when England play Italy, sent six players to the sin bin - three from each side with Trevor Revan, Julian Horrobin and captain Lee Crofts going off for Coventry - in a stop-start affair.
EAST STIRLING chief executive Les Thomson last night called for Scottish football to consider a sin bin instead of automatically sending players off.
STADE Francais dug deep to steal a crucial away victory despite losing two players to the sin bin.
Performance scoring systems - Cantor: 25 win, 10 draw, 10 try, 5 successful kick, -3 missed penalty, -5 sin bin, -20 sent off; IG: 10 winning at half-time (points shared if tied), 25 win match (points shared if tied), 5 try, -5 sin bin, -10 red card, 1 per minute for a clean sheet ; Sporting: 25 win, 10 draw, 15 try, 5 penalty, drop goal, conversion, -5 missed penalty, drop goal, -5 sin bin -15 sending off; Spreadex: 25 win, 10 try, 10 last try, 5 successful kick, -5 missed penalty, drop goal, -5 sin bin, -10 sending off.
In a game where the visitors never looked like a serious threat, Saracens damaged their attacking potential after just seven minutes when prop Steven Sparks was first to the sin bin following a fracas at the scrum.
I feel the sinbin should be brought into the game as a punishment and do away with yellow cards and if you go twice into the sin bin then you are off.
BY MICHAEL SCULLY FORMER GAA president Nickey Brennan believes the introduction of the sin bin would be a more effective disciplinary measure in Gaelic football than the black card system.