Ryan McGrath of UMass-Lowell falls to the ice after getting checked by Dan Leavens of Robert Morris during the Three Rivers Classic in Pittsburgh, PA Dec. 12, 2015. (Photo Credit: Jennifer Hoffman/Along the Boards).
Falling is a huge part of hockey. Players are always falling to the ice from being checked from behind or just finding a chunk missing from the ice. This shot is from the Three Rivers Classic Championship game between Robert Morris and UMass-Lowell.