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hockey warm-up drills

  • 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...
  • 5 Stickhandling Mistakes to Avoid

    There are five common mistakes that I regularly see when training youth hockey players. Luckily, if they are identified early they can be corrected and allow players to reach their full potential! If you need to work on your stickhandling, here are some great tips to help take your game to th...
  • 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...
  • Choosing the Right Hockey Camp or Clinic for Your Player

    Are you researching summer hockey camps or clinics for your hockey player?  If you live in an area like mine, you have several options to choose from and it is hard to know what’s best for your hockey hopeful. The process can be overwhelming and it is difficult to sift through all the choices. ...
  • Prepare to Win with these Three Pro-Approved Warm-Up Drills

    At a very young age, hockey players establish routines and rituals prior to playing the game. These routines evolve and play a very important role in preparing for the game, as players progress up the hockey ladder. The purpose of doing hockey warm-up drills is to wake up both the mind and bod...