Mite Players Can Have Fun While Working On Fundamentals
Small area games are excellent teachers because they allow players of all ages and skill levels to work on their basic skills in confined spaces and competitive situations. By using small areas and...
Monday, October 8, 2012 - 10:05
Minnesota Scores A Huge Coup By Landing Top Prizes In Free Agent Derby
Over the years, Ryan Suter and Zach Parise have teamed up on international ice. After their blockbuster free agent signing, the young Americans will look to re-energize the Minnesota Wild.
It was a...
Wednesday, September 5, 2012 - 15:36
USA Hockey And NHL Clubs Team Up To Grow The Game On Local And National Levels
The Colorado Avalanche were one of 16 NHL teams that hosted a Try Hockey For Free event last year.
Hockey is the ultimate team game, as demonstrated by the inspiring run by the 2010 U.S. Olympic Men...
Wednesday, September 5, 2012 - 15:10
A Call To Action For All Those Who Take Youth Hockey Way Too Seriously
There was about two minutes to play in the playoff game and I was anxiously pacing behind the bench, barking out whatever instructions seemed important at that very moment. You watch the game and you...
Tuesday, September 4, 2012 - 16:02
New Format Allows More Players To Train And Develop At Multi-District Camps
Yale University Associate Head Coach Red Gendron addresses campers at the Centennial Sportsplex in Nashville, Tenn.
As Tom Lampl looked onto the ice at Colorado College he didn’t just see...
Tuesday, September 4, 2012 - 15:31
Montana Youth On Top Of His Game On The Ice And On The Diamond
Dawson Smith has a mystique that precedes him. When he laces up his skates before practice at Centennial Arena, it’s not uncommon for pint-sized admirers to appear in the locker room and ask,...
Tuesday, September 4, 2012 - 15:09
Harvard Coach Adds Historic Olympic Post To An Already Impressive Resume
One by one the icons of the American coaching fraternity filed onto the stage as part of USA Hockey’s 75th anniversary gala.
First came Murray Williamson, head coach of the 1968 and 1972 U.S....
Wednesday, July 18, 2012 - 14:39
Perception is reality, especially when mom and dad are watching their son or daughter playing cross-ice hockey.
While most acknowledge the benefits of fitting the ice surface to the size of their...
Wednesday, July 18, 2012 - 14:32
Cross-ice Mandate Seen As A Move To Put Everyone On A Level Playing Surface
The new cross-ice mandate for all players at the 8 & Under age level will create a consistent system of skill development across the country.
Since its inception in 2009, the American...
Wednesday, July 18, 2012 - 14:18
What’s Behind The Rise Of American Goaltenders In The NHL?
As Los Angeles Kings netminder Jonathan Quick was raising the Stanley Cup over his head in June, he was also helping to raise the profile of American-born goaltenders up another notch.
For the second...
Wednesday, July 18, 2012 - 13:48