Category: Hockey tips

A list of ice hockey tips to help you become a better hockey player. We add ice hockey tips on a regular basis

The Ultimate Resource Guide for Hockey Coaches

The Ultimate Resource Guide for Hockey Coaches

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As a hockey coach I am always scouring the internet for new ideas, drills, and resources. I have found a number of great drills and videos that I review when I am looking for new ...

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Inline / Rollerblading Drills for Hockey Players

Inline / Rollerblading Drills for Hockey Players

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A big complaint among hockey players in the more remote areas is that there is no place to skate over the summer months. This was certainly a problem for me growing up. I grew up ...

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Top 10 (okay 15) Questions and Answers when building a backyard rink

Top 10 (okay 15) Questions and Answers when building a backyard rink

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Building a backyard rink is a great way to play hockey at home with friends. Unfortunately you can't just toss a rink up, there is a right way to build a rink and many wrong ways. ...

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Improve your Scoring Sense (with a gargage can!) – Learn when to shoot

Improve your Scoring Sense (with a gargage can!) – Learn when to shoot

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Some hockey players seem to have a knack for scoring, it seems like whenever they shoot they find the back of the net. How do they do that? Well, it takes a lot of practice and a ...

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Learn the Quick Release from 3 different positions

Learn the Quick Release from 3 different positions

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At a young age a powerful shot with good accuracy will help you score a lot of goals, however the older you get and the more competitive the hockey gets the faster the game ...

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How to Work on Your Shot Inside (without breaking stuff!)

How to Work on Your Shot Inside (without breaking stuff!)

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A big problem for a lot of people who want to practice their shot is they do not have the space. In order to work on your shot at home you typically need a hockey net, and a big ...

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Advanced shooting training – toe shots, changing the release point, shooting in stride

Advanced shooting training – toe shots, changing the release point, shooting in stride

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If you browse the how to hockey website enough you will find that the fundamentals of every shot have been covered in detail, most of you who have been following how to hockey for ...

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3 Tips for Defencemen when Using the Boards

3 Tips for Defencemen when Using the Boards

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In this article and video Ken delivers three tips on how to use the boards in the defensive end. The boards are a great tool to have, and as a defensemen you should know how to ...

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How to do the Mohawk Turn

How to do the Mohawk Turn

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The Mohawk turn (some people call it the Eagle turn) is a fairly simple skating maneuver to perfect if you are already comfortable on your edges. One player who seems to use this ...

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Winning Thoughts – How to Create a Winning Culture

Winning Thoughts – How to Create a Winning Culture

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In sports, any little edge that you can give to your team that the other team does not have, will help your team win more games. The video below focuses on the mental side of ...

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How To Do the Datsyukian Deke

How To Do the Datsyukian Deke

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The Datsyukian deke is probably the most magnificent feat I have ever seen a hockey player perform on more than one occasion. When performed properly this move sends the goalie to ...

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Hockey Tips from George Parros

Hockey Tips from George Parros

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In this article we have three hockey tips from George Parros of the Florida Panthers. Parros has played over 400 games in the in NHL, won a Stanley Cup with the Ducks and has a ...

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Hockey Sense: Yes You CAN learn it

Hockey Sense: Yes You CAN learn it

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Hockey sense is the most elusive skill to learn and teach. Many people hold the false belief that players either have hockey sense or they don't. These are the people that will ...

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Where to Shoot to Score More Goals

Where to Shoot to Score More Goals

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If you started playing hockey at a young age you probably had a dream to roof the puck. Young hockey players have trouble getting the puck off the ice, but once they learn how to ...

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