Contest

Heavy Metal Reigns for Hockey Players’ Entrance Music Heavy Metal Reigns for Hockey Players’ Entrance Music

If hockey were like baseball, players could select their own entrance music — aka, the “at-bat music.” Recently, the Colorado Avalanche asked its... 

Coaching

How to Easily Build Confidence in Your Players How to Easily Build Confidence in Your Players

Rather than greeting players with a simple nod or a standard 'Hello', go the extra mile by greeting them by name and letting them know you're glad to see... 

Team Management

How to Ensure Your Child Has a Great Coach How to Ensure Your Child Has a Great Coach

The following article was posted as a reader comment in response to our recent Q&A article titled “How Do We Get Better Coaching in Youth Sports?”... 

Reviews

Green Biscuit Training Puck Review Green Biscuit Training Puck Review

The Green Biscuit training puck is a special off ice puck specially made to feel and slide like a hockey puck does on the ice. We gave you an overview... 

Parenting

Ask Better Questions To Help Your Player Improve Ask Better Questions To Help Your Player Improve

Try not to ask questions that are impossible to answer – or that leave no opportunity for a good answer. If you ask, “Why do you keep doing that?”... 

Recruiting

Obtaining A Scholarship in Tough Times Obtaining A Scholarship in Tough Times

Putting a child through college has never been an inexpensive investment.  Finding a college that will provide a full ride athletic scholarship is getting... 

Player Development

Work Smarter, Not Harder, on Your Backyard Drills Work Smarter, Not Harder, on Your Backyard Drills

Wayne Gretzky once said that he spent all day playing on the pond or backyard rink when he was a kid. I read this when I was younger and decided I needed... 

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