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The Youth Hockey Goalie: So Your Kid Wants To Be One?

If you’re the parent of a youth hockey goalie or your child is hoping to become one, this article is for you   By Warren Tabachnick   Every...
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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...
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Girls Youth Hockey: The Stigma

Many girls prefer the faster shots, the physically demanding games, and the feeling of belonging and excelling with the boys By Lauren Patterson This article has...
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Hockey Parents Dilemma: Too Invested?

Are you too invested in your child’s hockey? How to tell and what to do about it. By Tim Turk Having a child that plays hockey...
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An App for Hockey Scouts & More

Coming soon: 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...
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Youth Hockey Performance: How Are They Doing?

How to help your child transform their anxiety into better youth hockey performance By Michael P. Orlotti Youth hockey performance depends on several factors. With all the...
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Parental Pressure: Avoiding the Parent Trap

Parental pressure and the young athlete
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Do Sports Develop Character?

By John O’Sullivan The harder we work, we are told in sports, the more we become empowered. But do sports develop character? At any sports field...

Team Rules: Dos and Don’ts for Coaches

Enforcing team rules can be tricky
Play Hockey Like a Girl!

Ponytails & Helmets: Play Hockey Like a Girl!

Seeing her ponytail at the back of her helmet makes me proud