noun Ice Hockey.
Origin of face-off
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Graham won his last race by 15 points, but Stamper is not certain to face-off against him.Prankster or Politician? Jay Stamper Says His S.C. Senate Bid Is Real|David Freedlander|October 29, 2013|DAILY BEAST
This is the face-off that has so far stymied a first step toward resolving the crisis.
But it landed her in a cauldron of controversy at the face-off at Hofstra University.Candy Crowley Injects Herself Into the Presidential Debate|Lauren Ashburn|October 17, 2012|DAILY BEAST
This week: a face-off between Leonardo DiCaprio and Adam Sandler.Movie Review: Adam Sandler's 'Jack and Jill' Is the Worst Movie Ever Made|Ramin Setoodeh|November 11, 2011|DAILY BEAST
Romney had a strong night at the CNBC face-off, while Cain escaped grilling on sexual harassment and Perry had a brain freeze.Herman Cain Skates, Rick Perry Flubs at CNBC Presidential Debate|Howard Kurtz|November 10, 2011|DAILY BEAST