2017 Hockey Coaches Conference
Topic: Habits and Details for Playing Defense
Presenter: Jamie Kompon
Skating without the puck is easier than skating with the puck. Standing still and stickhandling is easier than stickhandling in motion.
For Jamie Kompon, perfecting the art of keeping your feet moving is one of the most important and often overlooked aspects of his game. It’s so under-appreciated that Kompon has players who comes through his Winnipeg Jets organization that habitually stall out, glide, and eventually find themselves sent down, sent packing, or just sent away.