CoachThem Drill of the Week: Checking Skills

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Drill Description

  • Coach dumps puck into corner, O skates towards corner and retrieves puck
  • X must take proper path and angle to force the puck carrier up the boards so the puck can be turned over
  • X must match speed of offensive player, cut off the angle back to the net and be in a position so the puck carrier cannot turn back the other way
  • When in proper position, go stick on puck and take it away

Key Points:

  • Control Skate, take proper pathway
  • Stick on Puck, force puck carrier into poor position so puck can be taken away

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Mike Weaver

Mike Weaver

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