CoachThem Hockey Drill of the Week: Scoring on entries

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Capitalizing on turnovers and loose pucks in the neutral zone can give your team a massive advantage in any game. Work on entering the offensive zone with explosive speed with this forward-specific drill.

Drill Description

  • Place pucks on boards at blue line, players line up inside blue line towards corner
  • Skate into neutral zone, turn towards the boards, pass puck off the boards, pick it up and enter zone with speed putting a move on the pylon before shooting

Version 2:

  • Second player joins rush, regroups in neutral zone, drives net hard, receives pass from X1 and shoots

Key Points

  • Quick feet out of turn, stay on top of ice with crossovers
  • Attack blue line with speed, creative moves

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