VIDEO: Hockey dad breaks glass at rink while arguing call

A dad watching a youth hockey tournament shattered a piece of plexiglass that was surrounding the ice rink after he slapped it with his hand while contesting a call.

According to, the dad walked down to the glass from his seat in the stands after a call by the referees.

Video of the incident shows the man slapping the glass with his left hand – immediately shattering the panel.

The father continued to yell at the referees and was shown in the videopointing towards the ice. says the dad's titanium wedding ring connected just right – causing the plexiglass to shatter.

The father was asked to leave the rink and agreed to pay $500 for the damage. His child's youth team was forced to forfeit the tournament.