charley-horse : Definition, Usages, News and More
- n a muscular cramp (especially in the thigh or calf) following vigorous exercise
- Then Doeg Lott had to beat Tilden Hunter, knowing that Hunter was playing much better and that Tilden, though he had a bad charley-horse in his hip, wanted moje than anything .
- They were cut up and gashedJohnson with the lobe of his nose torn through by a skate-point, Bun Cook with a charley-horse, Frank Boucher with a stitch over his eye.
- Barry Trotz in USA Today
It was a charley-horse type of effect,Trotz said of Ellis' injury. "That is something a goaltender can't play with. It has been a good start for Pekka. Now we have both goaltenders doing really well."