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What you do before the game makes a big difference in how you play it

Relieve stress

Hockey: The Perfect Way to Relieve Stress

Hockey—the natural way to relieve stress   By Andrew Bensch   Hockey is the perfect way to relieve stress. Here's why. They say that laughter is the best medicine....
Caffeine and exercise

Caffeine and Exercise: To Sip or Not to Sip?

Caffeine has been shown to boost performance by about 12%.
Open Communication

The Benefits of Open Communication

Coaches can avoid friction when players receive honest & open communication
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Nutrition for the Young Hockey Player: A Guide for Parents

It is every hockey parent’s dream to see their little champ become a professional hockey player. The journey begins at an early age, and...
Knee Pain

How to Relieve and Prevent Knee Pain

Strengthening the muscles that support your knees is one of the best ways to relieve and prevent knee pain.
Performance Slump

Breaking Out of a Performance Slump

Dealing with a decline in athletic performance
Hockey training

Hockey Training Tips For the Weekend Warrior

Many weekend warriors sit at a desk all day. Not ideal for hockey!
Control Your Emotions

Control Your Emotions!

Keep calm and stay focused
get or give hockey player

Are You a Get or Give Hockey Player?

Knowing the difference between a get or give hockey player is important. It could directly impact how far you go in the game.     By John...
failure is important for hockey players

Why Failure Is So Important in Hockey

The best hockey players are the ones that experience failure the most   By Matt Schoepflin     Failing sucks. While at times it may seem that no one else...

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letter from a hockey player to his parents

Letter From a Hockey Player to His Parents

This article was written by John O’Sullivan and originally published on his blog at www.ChangingTheGameProject.com   Letter From a Hockey Player to His Parents   Dear Mom &...
cost of youth hockey

The Cost of Youth Hockey: Is It Worth It?

A hockey dad tells why the cost of youth hockey means nothing to him   By Brett Johnson   One of my friends recently asked me about the...
Play Off Wing

Left or Right: Should You Play the Off Wing?

Play the off wing for a change of pace
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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.
overestimating your child’s abilities

Are You Overestimating Your Child’s Abilities?

Avoid the trap of overestimating your child’s abilities     By Warren Tabachnick   Like most parents (especially of the hockey variety), you probably think your child is the...