Shoot to Score:
Your players work so hard to get the puck
into scoring position. Increase your players
chances of 'finishing' the play with a goal.
1. Work with your players on seeing the net and
not the goalie. If they look at the goalie and not
the open net ... Chances are they will shoot
where they are looking...Right at the goalie.
2. Make sure the players 'find' the puck on their
stick to start the shot. As they finish the shot
their stick follow-through will determine the
direction of their shot. All to often the player's
lift their heads to early and miss the shoot
3. Play the percentages...
1st: The net is only 4' by 6' anything outside of
that will not go in.
2nd: Know where the best chances are to
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