Thursday, June 20, 2019

Chalk Talk

Articles for coaches and about them, including tips & drills for all hockey players

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Puck Handling Skills for Rec Hockey Players

Having strong puck handling skills is essential to the game of hockey
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5 Ways to Improve Your Hockey Skills

Maintain an edge over your opponents with a little home-study
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Bad Hockey Habits: 8 Game-Changing Traits

Bad hockey habits can change the course of a game. Here's how
Shot Blocking

Shot Blocking for the Rest of Us

Shot blocking can be the difference between winning and losing.
The Box penalty kill

Penalty Kill Tactics for the Rec Hockey Player

Effective PK strategies for all levels of play
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Hockey Practice: Making the Most Of It

It’s hard enough making the games. But practice makes perfect!
Box and One Power Play System

The Box-and-One Power Play System

A great way to generate scoring chances from in front of the net
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Umbrella Power Play System

This power-play drill is a slightly more advanced power-play system that is commonly used in higher levels of hockey.
Overload Power Play Drill

Overload Power Play System

This drill covers one of the simplest & most commonly used power play systems in hockey.
Face-Off Drill

Face-Off Drill: The Sequence

This drill is a great way to nail down face-offs
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