Monday, December 5, 2022

Goalies

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.

female goalies

Female Goalies: Tender But Tough!

An interview with two female goalies—a mom and her daughter When did you start playing hockey? Cathy Lucido (mom): I started playing at age 36 (I...
pull the goalie

Empty Net: When to Pull the Goalie

There may be no bigger decision to make than when to pull the goalie By Rick Traugott It goes without saying that deciding when to pull...
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...
Hockey Goalie Superstitions

Hockey Goalie Superstitions

The secret lives of hockey goalies Perhaps no other sport has its superstitions like the game of hockey. And goalies are a special breed unto...
Edge Control for Goalies

Edge Control: A Must for Goalies

A goalie must be the best skater on the team
How to Choose a Goalie

How to Choose a Goalie: 6 Key Factors

The right way to choose a goalie
Custom Goalie Gear

Is Custom Goalie Gear Right for You?

Why custom goalie equipment may be the right choice
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: Eyes Wide Open

Goalies: Keep Your Eyes Wide Open!

Three techniques all goalies must learn