Ice hockey is played between two teams with six members each, with five skill position players and one goalie on each side. The object of the game is to score more goals than the other team within three periods of play. More »

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The 384-page "Hockey for Dummies" paperback by John Davidson fully details game rules while providing a complete explanation of penalties and other essentials for comprehending the game. The book also details the history... More »

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Under the rules of the International Ice Hockey Federation, a hockey team is allowed to have up to 20 players with an additional two goalkeepers. Each team is also allowed to have up to six team officials on the bench, t... More »

Basic rules of curling include that the game must be played by two teams of four players, the teams must alternate throws toward the circular target, and each player must throw two stones, says Frogtown Curling Club. On ... More »

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Beginning with the most basic of rules, each team is allowed six players on the court at one time. Three of these players are designated front row players and three are confined to the back row. Each team is allowed thre... More »

Cricket is played with two teams of 11 players on an oval-shaped field. Each team has at least one inning to bat. The team that is not batting bowls and fields the ball. Most of the action takes place on a 18-meter-long ... More »

Soccer, also known as football in some parts of the world, is played between two teams of 11 players, one of whom is a goaltender. The aim of the game is to score goals, but only the goaltender is allowed to use his hand... More »

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