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Good Stick!

Without question, a player's stick is their greatest tool, especially when it comes to defending, but not all players know how or what to do with it when they don't have the puck.
Good Stick! By Tyler Hinds, breaking up plays one stick at a time (@THinds3) Puck handling, playmaking, scoring, & defending. There is one common denominator in the previous l… http://www.prosmarthockey.com/blog/good-stick/

7 ProTips for D-Man Playing Defence

Enio Sacilotto - Playing defence in hockey is a challenging position to play. Like a goaltender it takes many years of repetitive training to master the specific skills required to be an effective defensemen. In this article you will find some helpful def…
7 ProTips for D-Men Playing Defence By Enio Sacilotto, Assistant Coach of the Victoria Royals & President of International Hockey Camps Playing defence in hockey is a ch… http://www.prosmarthockey.com/blog/enio-sacilotto/7-protips-d-man-playing-defence/

Become an Offensive Threat/Defensive Stalwart - Part 2

Have you ever sat near the glass during an NHL contest? If you have, you’ll be able to attest to the following statement: everyone is talking to each other, there is constant communication on the ice. The players are acting as the eyes and ears for thei…
- Become an Offensive Threat/Defensive Stalwart Part 2 – Loud and Proud By Tyler Hinds (@THinds3)  Have you ever sat near the glass during an NHL contest? If you have… http://www.prosmarthockey.com/blog/become-defensive-stalwart-part-1/become-offensive-threatdefensi/

Become a Defensive Stalwart - Part 1

It’s every kids dream to be able to make flashy plays like PK or Drew. The unfortunate reality is that type of talent is incredibly rare. Five out of six defensemen on any NHL team are simply good, steady, reliable, puck moving D. They are able to make …
- Become a Defensive Stalwart Part 1 - Keep it Simple By Tyler Hinds (@THinds3) It’s every kids dream to be able to make flashy plays like PK or Drew. The unfortunate real… http://www.prosmarthockey.com/blog/become-defensive-stalwart-part-1/