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Hockey Signals

Baseball Signals

Do Not Pitch

Play Ball

Foul Tip

Strike or Out

Time-Out, Foul Ball or Dead Ball

Spearing

Slashing

Interference

Safe

Charging

Boarding

Cross Checking

Fair Ball

Infield Fly

Count

Time Play

Roughing

Offsides

Delayed Penalty

Tripping

Washout

Hooking

Holding

Kneeing

Misconduct High-Sticking

Elbowing

Icing

Football Signals *

TV/Radio Time-Out

Touchdown, Field Goal

Safety

Ball Dead, * Touchback (move to side)

Incomplete Forward Pass, Penalty Declined, No Play, No Score

End of Period

Uncatchable Forward Pass

Encroachment, Offside Defense

Delay of Game

Ball Ready for Play

Start Clock

Time-Out, Discretionary or Injury Time-Out

First Down

Loss of Down

Legal Touching of Forward Pass or Scrimmage Kick

Inadvertent Whistle

Disregard Flag

Sideline Warning

Substitution Infraction

Failure to Wear Required Equipment

Illegal Helmet Contact

Interference with Forward Pass or Fair Catch

Roughing Passer

Illegal Pass/Forward Handling

Ball Illegally Shift (2 hands) Procedure, Illegal Illegal Motion Touched, Kicked Illegal Start False (1 hand) or Batted

Running Into or Roughing Kicker/Holder

Illegal Batting/Kicking

Invalid Fair Catch

Clipping

Blocking Below Waist, Illegal Block

Chop Block

Holding/Obstructing, Interlocked Blocking, Illegal Use of Illegal Block in the Back Helping Runner Hands/Arms 1

Unsportsmanlike Too Many Conduct, Noncontact Foul Players on Field

Sideline Interference

Intentional Grounding

Ineligible Downfield on Pass

Personal Foul

Face Mask

Tripping

Player Disqualification


Basketball Signals

Start Clock

Stop Clock

Stop Clock for Jump/Held Ball

Designated Spot

Visible Counts

Substitutes Allowed to Enter Game

Stop Clock for Foul

Stop Clock for Foul

60-Second Time-Out

Directional Signal

30-Second Time-Out

No Score

1 2 3

Goal Counts

Point(s) Scored (use 1 or 2 fingers)

Attempt

Delayed Lane Violation

Free Throws

And If Successful

1 - 2nd Throw; 2 - 2 Throws; 3 - 3 Throws

Traveling

Illegal Dribble

Palming/Carrying the Ball

Over and Back

3-Second Lane Violation

5-Second Violation

10-Second Violation

Free Throw, Designated Spot, or Other Violation

Excessively Swinging Arm(s)/Elbow(s)

Kicking

Illegal Use of Hand

Hand Check

Holding

Blocking

Pushing

Player-Control Foul or Charging

Intentional Foul

Double Foul

Technical Fly

Soccer Signals

Direct Free Kick (point in direction of kick)

Kicking

Tripping

Holding

Handling

Pushing

Jumping At

Striking

1 2 3

Reckless/Dangerous Charging

Wind-Up to Start Clock

Indirect Free Kick

Dangerous Play

Offside 1 - Far; 2 - Middle; 3 - Near

Obstruction

Goalkeeper Violation or Second Touching

Penalty Kick, Corner, Goal (point to spot) 2

Play On

Goal

Dead Ball

No Goal

Time-Out

Caution Ejection

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