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Washington Capitals Captain Alex Ovechkin Has the Worst Golf Swing You'll Ever See

Washington Capitals superstar winger Alex Ovechkin is one of the best scorers in the NHL, but he's not a golfer. You would think that his hockey s...

Hockey Defensemen Drills for Controlling the Puck While Skating Backwards

Puck control while skating backwards is a fundamental skill for defensemen, and all players alike, to master. One of the most common inefficiencies seen...

Hockey Dribbling Drills for Better Hands

Dribbling is the primary means of controlling the puck when in motion; the movement requires good peripheral vision and the ability to control the puck...

Improve Your Hockey Stickhandling and Shot Skills With This Cutting-Edge App From CCM

Most hockey players grow up shooting pucks and stickhandling in their driveways or basements. It's the easiest way to hone your skills, given that i...

5 Hockey Lower-Body Exercises That Improve Skating Speed

There seems to be a common fault that hockey players exhibit in their skating stride. Their skating stride is too shallow which robs the player of their...

How to Perfect the Toe Drag Deke

The Toe Drag movement is an excellent way to control and protect the puck when moving around defenders. It is a fine motor skill maneuver that is...

An NHL Exec Tells How Hockey Players Can Make it to the Next Level

As a former hockey player, I'd argue that the journey to pro hockey is among the toughest in all of sports. Please bear with me. I'm not just being ...

This On-Ice Stick-Handling Drill Will Help You Make Highlight Reel Dekes

This puckhandling move is exciting to see on highlight reels; one effective tip to executing this movement in a game is to use the backhand of the...

Improve Your Inside Skating Edge With Boston Bruins Forward Ryan Spooner's Go-To Drill

This movement is traditionally known as the "10­and 2 Maneuver", but has also been coined as the "Spooner Inside Edges", famously used by Ryan Spooner...

How to Make Tighter and Faster Turns on the Ice

Developing powerful and efficient tight turns will ensure that a hockey player is able to change direction effectively, and always be in a position to...

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