from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- intransitive v. To move, maneuver, and have control over the puck in ice hockey or the ball in lacrosse and field hockey.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To maintain individual possession of the puck or ball by controlling it with movements of one's stick, especially to do so in a skillful manner.
- v. To deal capably and swiftly with a situation, especially in a manner which deflects potential problems.
stick + handle (Wiktionary)