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greasy goal

[ gree-see gohl, ‐zee ]
/ ˈgri si ˈgoʊl, ‐zi /
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noun Ice Hockey.
a goal scored in a manner that is not smooth or elegant, often amid such chaos at the net that the scorer may be unaware of having made the goal: La Chance was scrambling to stand when the puck hit his skate and ricocheted into the net for a greasy goal.
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Origin of greasy goal

First recorded in 2015–20
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