To gain important territory, sacrifices must be made.
Author - Malcolm Sutherland
Malcolm Sutherland is a coach, physical educator, sport pedagogist, and SME in sports development, sports safety and injury prevention. As an athlete and player safety expert Malcolm has developed prevention tools and a program to control serious injury in sport.
He is a Chartered Professional Coach holding designation with Coaches of Canada. In hockey specifically, Malcolm is now active as a sought after development coach working internationally and nationally. Malcolm has coached at every level from professional minor leagues, varsity as well as junior and AAA levels of minor hockey.
Are our coaching methods cutting edge, or are they status quo?
We've come a long way, but there's still a long way to go.
It's been awkward and frustrating despite best attempts.
It can limit a player’s control over playing time and effectiveness.
It will look different, but it can be done.
Don't just skate fast, skate smart.
As the game evolves, so should your tactics.
Doing the right things at the right time is the only formula that creates predictable performances.
The Cup had a unique inscription in 1919.
Many changes will be required.
It's a quality that elite players have and that ordinary players lack.