Outside edge control is essential for effective turns and transitions. Check out M2 Hockey’s latest training video for tips on teaching and performing drills on your outside edges:
Having a strong and solid inside edge is critical for almost every skating maneuver – from turns, to pivots, to stride – the stronger you can become on your edges, the better player you’ll become.
We’re excited to announce Team Packs for coaches. Team Packs allow up to 4 users to have Premium-level access to our drill diagrammer and practice planner, but also allow the 4 users to privately share their drills and practices. Browse your coaching staff’s drills or practices and copy them to your own private database with a single click – all while keeping them invisible to the public.
Protecting the puck allows players to maintain puck control under pressure from a defender. In this video, we cover the basic techniques for simple puck control.
Sometimes the best option isn’t to drive straight to the net, but instead to delay and pull back waiting for a new seam to open.…
As many clubs enter the most stressful time of the year – tryouts – I wanted to share a few thoughts on factors coaches consider when making decisions. The talent aspect is obvious – talented players are what coaches look for on the ice when it comes to performance, but there are other aspects coaches use to make their final decisions.