Point (ice hockey)

As Scorer point is referred to in various sports points that a player receives by goals scored and given Assists ( Assist ). The term comes from the sport of ice hockey, but is now also in ball sports, such as football and basketball, as usual.


Usually obtained from the penalty spot and the last two players who were on the ball or the puck before the goal is scored, a point scorer.

In football, a point scorer but is only awarded for the immediate submission donors. Also, are points scorer for the retrieval of a penalty kick or direct free, provided they lead to a goal.

A special feature in hockey. Since there is no formal own-goals in this sport, the last player of the opposing team who has touched the puck in front of the " Own Goal", a point scorer receives, even if he actually had no direct impact on the target.