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controlling your emotions

Hockey Parents: Controlling Your Emotions

For hockey parents, controlling your emotions is a must—for your child's sake   By Tim Turk   Controlling your emotions. For most of us, that’s easier said than...
being a goalie mom

Being a Goalie Mom: The Ups and Downs

  The many emotions the parent of a goalie must face as they watch their child in net

The Successful Hockey Parent-Coach Talk

Coaches often dread that hockey parent-coach talk. But it’s a really important one to have.   By Rick Traugott   I certainly have an open-door policy when it...
Thank Your Parents

Remember to Thank Your Hockey Parents!

Little did I know just how much sacrifice this sport would require.
hockey scouts

Coming Soon: An App for Hockey Scouts & More

Finally an app for hockey scouts, players, and their parents   By Ed Palumbo     The Story Behind Prospective Hockey Central Having grown up in New Jersey in the...

Team Rules: Dos and Don’ts for Coaches

Enforcing team rules can be tricky
Hockey Mom Club

The Hockey Mom Club

Hockey parents know that hockey is more than a sport; it’s a lifestyle
Hockey Parent

Advice for the New Hockey Parent

Words of wisdom for hockey parents
18 keys to your child's hockey success

18 Keys to Your Child’s Hockey Success

Follow these 18 keys to your child's hockey success to ensure they have a positive experience    As a parent of a young hockey player, you...
Multi Sports

Playing Multi Sports: Better for Hockey?

Multi sports can be helpful or not, depending on your point of view

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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   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
Umbrella Power Play Drill-Crash

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...