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Often misunderstood, goalies seem to operate on a different plane. This section is exclusively for those who mind the nets, and the parents of them.

Old Timer Rec Hockey Team

Old Timer Rec Hockey: A Goalie’s 10 Team Rules

An Old Man Goalie's letter to his team. It's hysterical!
rebound control

Rebound Control: 7 Tips for Better Saves

Rebound control is one of the most valuable skills a goalie can possess By Landyn Desmarais Rebound control is one of the most valuable skills to...
Goalie Puck Handling

The Goalie’s Guide to Puck Handling

Puck handling is an important skill for goalies
How to Choose a Goalie

How to Choose a Goalie: 6 Key Factors

The right way to choose a goalie
goalie glove position

Goalie Glove Position: Up High or Down Low?

So many goalies hold their catching glove up high. Here's why and what to do about it.   By Rick Parisi   For many goaltenders, their goalie glove...
Pickup Hockey

Pickup Hockey Game: 5 Ways to Set Your Team

Pickup hockey allows you to mix up who you play with each week
Goalies Dreaming of Going Pro

Goalies: Dreaming of Going Pro?

Goalies: Dreaming of Going Pro? Read on and see if you’ve got what it takes. Hockey is a physically demanding, fast-paced sport that takes a...
Goaltending Pitfalls

Goaltending Pitfalls: 3 Common Areas to Work On

Goalies often face the most scrutiny for a team’s success
peak goalie performance

Peak Goalie Performance Tactics

15 tips to help goalies enhance their skills, improve physical conditioning and take on the demands of the game Unlike any other position in hockey,...
off-ice training for goalies

Off-Ice Training for Goalies: Keeping in Top Shape

These off-ice training for goalies tips will help you maintain your edge   By Chris Phillips Updated July 18, 2023 Off-ice training for goalies plays a vital role...