Premier puck-moving forwards and defensemen have an arsenal of tricks up their sleeves. One such move is the ability to complete a soft touch pass with teammates and continue through the neutral or offensive zone.
When practice starts, coaches usually run players through a warm-up skating drill that encompasses both offensive zones and the neutral zone. But what if you could replace that drill with one that includes passing and
The Minnesota is a drill that coaches use frequently in practice and, as they tell their players, before games. It's a time-tested drill that players usually enjoy as it works on coordination, speed, passing and
Coaches have been making players skate the figure 8 with a puck in practices for centuries. It provides an excellent gauge for speed, cornering, stickhandling ability and hand-eye coordination. In this post, though, we are