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hockey 101

  • Building A Hockey Player, Gift By Gift

    So you have a young hockey player that is showing a real passion for the sport. You are a parent who wants to help your hockey hopeful along the way, but don't know where to start. As a former pro hockey player, I would like to give you some information that you may find useful when seeking a c...
  • 1 Minute to Go, Down 3 Goals – No Problem

    If I look back at the last three decades, both as a player and coach, I’ve witnessed some unbelievable comebacks in games. Some of the games we won, and there were a number of them where we lost. Whichever happened, you knew you were going to be either super jacked or incredibly disappointed. I...
  • Getting Better Isn’t Glamorous

    One of my favorite pastimes, besides hockey, is watching movies. I recently watched Million Dollar Baby, with Clint Eastwood, Hilary Swank, and Morgan Freeman. It’s about an underdog amateur boxer, chasing her dream to become champion. If you haven’t seen it, I highly recommend it. This girl liv...
  • Hockey 101 - Training Tips for Beginners

    Beginning a new sport can be pretty intimidating…especially hockey because of all the equipment required to play the greatest game on the planet. But, since you are reading this, you are already on the right track. Whether you’re researching for your child or just starting out as an adult, here...