penalty box

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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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We only had five players on the bench at one time, seven were in the sin bin.
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.
If the sin bin was used at the World Cup, there would have been more tries," said Macqueen.
My concern is the sin bin might undermine the entertainment value of the game and that is the last thing we want to do.
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.
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.
STADE Francais dug deep to steal a crucial away victory despite losing two players to the sin bin.
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.
I feel the sin bin should be brought into the game as a punishment, doing away with yellow cards and if you go twice into the sin bin then you are off.
PARAIC DUFFY says those who still pine for the sin bin should 'forget it'.
GAA president Sean Kelly is expected to reveal changes to the experimental sin bin rule all the way from Hong Kong tomorrow.