The Power of Now in Hockey

Photo courtesy of Chris Mast/Everett Silvertips “Realize deeply that the present moment is all you ever have. Make the Now the primary focus of your life” Eckart Tolle – Author: Power of Now Hockey is played in the now. Once the game is over, it becomes part of the past. If it was filmed, it […]

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5 Steps To Overcoming a Scoring Slump in Hockey!

When you are in a creative state, you forget the habit of being yourself”- Joe Dispenza It happens to all goal scorers at some point during the season or their career; the prolonged scoring slump. The goals that came so effortlessly at one point now feel like a lifetime away. Five games turn to ten, […]

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Ask A Coach: BCHL Coquitlam Express Head Coach Jason Fortier: Dealing With Change And Believing In The Process

Accepting a head coaching job in early December isn’t easy, particularly when you have to move from one side of the country to the other. That’s exactly what Jason Fortier did. The new bench boss of the BCHL’s Coquitlam Express went from the Rouyn-Noranda Huskies of the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League to the Ontario […]

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Controlling the Euphoric Chaos of 3on3 Overtime Hockey

“Alright Smitty we’re going to start with you and Carvalho on the back end, Vetts and Revs up front.” “Uh, Cheech, it goes right to 3on3.” “Oh right, of course. Smitty just you, Carvs you’re next.” “We have a penalty for 3 seconds so Faither is coming out of the box and it’s 4on4 until […]

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Ask A Coach: University Of Vermont Associate Coach Kyle Wallach – Academics, Recruiting & Preparation

Kyle Wallach is currently enjoying a challenging season as an associate coach with the University of Vermont Men’s Hockey Team. For Kyle and the rest of the staff at UVM, of course winning hockey games is important, but when you’re overseeing a program that’s built on the balance between academics and athletics, sometimes the bigger […]

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