Elite Hockey Development Drills – Double Pivot Passing

In Drills by Barrett Leganchuk

Double Pivot Passing

Elite Hockey Drills - Double Pivot Passing


1. Both 01 and 04 leave at the same time with a puck (one side shown). 01 moves the puck to 02.

2. 01 opens up to receive a return pass from 02.

3. 01 moves the puck quickly to 01 Line (the line they originally started from).

4. 01 pivots to face the puck, opening up in the neutral zone for a cross-ice pass from 01 Line.

4. 01 attacks the net for a shot on goal.

6. 02 and  03 repeate the drill from the opposite side.

Key Points: 

Pivot facing puck

Maintain proper depth

This drill was taken from a Book Called “Elite Hockey Development Drills” Published by Barrett Leganchuk.

For more information on the book please check out elitehockeydevelopmentdrills.com

About the Author
Barrett Leganchuk

Barrett Leganchuk

Barrett Leganchuk is the Scouting Coordinator for the Winnipeg Jets of the National Hockey League. He served on the Coaching staff for Team Canada West at the 2014 World Under 17 Hockey Challenge in Cape Breton, Nova Scotia. Prior to joining the Jets, Barrett has spent over eight years coaching most previous having spent two years as an assistant coach with the Winnipeg Blues of the Manitoba Junior Hockey League. He has also directed and assisted in many different hockey schools in the summer months. Leganchuk holds a BA in Business Administration from Providence College, Otterburne Manitoba and received his High Performance 1 coaching level from Hockey Canada in 2010.


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