Author: Jim Vitale

14 May Leafs OT Loss Game 7

Leafs Game 7 OT Loss: Breakdown of the Break DownsLet's cut to the chase, it's easy to point fingers after the fact, remove all emotion and say what went wrong or what SHOULD have happened. Nothing can be taken back and most things after the...

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14 May Leafs Lose Game 7

Top 5 Reasons the Leafs Fueled the Bruins Come Back in Game 7 1) No change in defensive zone coverage strategy: Sure Carlyle came into game 7 with a few tricks up his sleeve when it came to line combinations, but one thing remained the same...

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23 Apr Atom to PeeWee

Atom to Peewee: Top 5 Important Game ChangersWhen going from atom to peewee hockey, every parent must be aware that:1) Heads up hockey is a top priority- The main way to assure a healthy and long playing career in hockey is to assure that your head...

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12 Feb Power Skating Advice

The Doctor's Diagnosis: Power skating in Young Hockey PlayersHere is a letter I recently received from a concerned parent regarding the next step in power skating development for their young player:Hi Dr. Hockey, my son is 6 years old and he is playing his second...

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14 Jan Hockey Coach Depot

Hockey Coach Depot: The Parable of The Hockey ParentBy: Jim VitaleA store that sells "Quality Hockey Coaches" just opened up in the local area where parents of budding superstars can go to select the perfect coach for their up-and-coming franchise player from a great assortment...

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