The Regroup | Age Appropriate Practices in Minor Hockey, Culture, & Beating Stress

We all know hockey is a stressful game. The intensity, the stakes, the lifelong dreams we all want to play out. And that’s just the parents! Jokes aside, it’s impossible to understand completely what’s going on inside the young minds of our youth hockey players. We don’t know what they’re feeling. As coaches, however, we […]

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The Regroup | What If You Don’t Get Drafted?

Watching former players walk the stage at the NHL Draft, pull on the jersey of their adoptive team, and smile for photo opportunities is a special moment. Being drafted is the culmination of years spent working hard, sacrificing time and energy off the ice, and usually a supportive parent or two. But that also applies […]

The Coaches Site Regroup Kelvin Cech Ice Hockey Coach Tips and Drills offensive defensemen Golden Knights Minnesota wild Quotes Nashville Predators Stanley Cup Washington Capitals Barry Trotz Getting Better NHL Draft

The Regroup | Comparing the Predators & Jets’ Powerplays on Game 7 Eve

Welcome to an early advanced edition of next week’s Regroup. We couldn’t wait. It’s a big night in the NHL. Game 7. This year’s Stanley Cup playoffs have been nothing if not dramatic. You’ve got Alex Ovechkin and the Washington Capitals finally slaying their white whale, or in this case, penguin – you’ve got the […]

The Coaches Site Regroup Kelvin Cech Ice Hockey Coach Tips and Drills offensive defensemen Golden Knights Minnesota wild Quotes Nashville Predators Stanley Cup Washington Capitals Barry Trotz Getting Better NHL Draft