This week’s video covers the technique behind quickly shooting at the point off of a “d to d” pass.
- Quick release is key
- Make sure the shot gets through (look, find the lane)
- Eliminate un-necessary stickhandles
- Quickly open your body to the net, moving around the puck
- Puck should be under your body when you shoot
- Common mistake: Having puck too far ahead of body, causing high or weak shots
Here’s an example from the NHL: