Shooting Arsenal

Aug 26, 2021 10:02 PM
Scott Morello

You are alone at the top of the slot.  Your teammate gives you a perfect pass and you have a split-second to am I getting the puck into the net?  Snapshot, wrist shot, slap shot, fake to a backhand?  Below is a great article on practicing all of those so you can shoot to score.

There is a lot to love about this article from  First, it gives great tips for getting shots off.  Second, it is a great reminder that every player needs a variety of shot choices to use in a game.  Third, it references NHL skills coach, and Hockeytown regular, Paul Vincent.

Check out the article here.

Plus, here is a quick video on an under-used shot, the backhand wrist shot.



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