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**5 miles**per game—or

**410 miles**in just one season. NHL players have to stop on a dime or accelerate to speeds up to 30 mph.

Just so, how far does a hockey player run in a game?

It is said that a **hockey** midfielder **would run** 9 km per **game** in average, defenders **would run** between 6 to 7 and goalies **would** reach the 2 km mark on average per **game**.

**125**lbs can expect to burn approximately

**475 calories**after playing hockey for one hour, while a person weighing

**190**can expect a burn of about

**700 calories**per hour.

In respect to this, how fast do hockey players skate during a game?

The Mechanics of **Skating** **NHL players can** reach speeds **in** excess of 20 miles (32 km) per hour on the ice. Some **speed skaters** have been clocked **at over** 30 miles (48 km) per hour!

**Connor McDavid**, Centre With new technologies now available, Sportsnet broke down **McDavid's speed** – a **speed** that crosses 40 kilometres an hour (40.9 and 25.4 **miles per hour**). The Edmonton Oilers' captain wouldn't be able to **skate** through school zones.