greasy goal

[ gree-see gohl, ‐zee ]

nounIce Hockey.
  1. 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.

Origin of greasy goal

First recorded in 2015–20

Words Nearby greasy goal Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023