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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...
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...
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Work Ethic and the Hockey Player

Work ethic is the one quality hockey players appreciate most in a teammate     By Matt Schoepflin   Work ethic is one of those buzzwords we hear about...
Concussion 101

Concussion 101: What You Need to Know

Despite its seriousness, concussion is the one injury that athletes often try to hide   By Warren Tabachnick   Now that the hockey season is upon us, the...
travel hockey

Travel Hockey: Is It Right for Your Child?

Should you sign your child up for travel hockey? Here’s what you need to know.   By Warren Tabachnick   Now that summer has come and gone it’s...
young hockey player

Inside the Mind of the Young Hockey Player

Coaches must remember that with the young hockey player, they should not be so upset when high expectations are not always met   By Rick Traugott   If you read...
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...
coach versus parents problem

Decoding the Coach versus Parents Problem

The coach versus parents problem has almost always plagued youth sports. Here's how to solve it.   By Rick Traugott   Finally, one successful high school coach had...
Hockey-Parent-Coach-Talk

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...

7 Keys to Coaching the Female Hockey Player

Is coaching women that much different than coaching men? 7 ways to get the most from your female hockey player.   By Rick Traugott   Not long ago,...

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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
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...
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.
Skating Flaws

5 Hockey Skating Flaws & How to Correct Them

If you are a poor skater, you're limited in how you play
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