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Tight Area Horseshoe

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Objective:

Fundamental Skill Drill

Key Elements

Puck position - out in front, Quick feet, Explosion, Crossovers/Crossunders, Quick release on shot

Organization

2 lines on opposite sides. First player in each line carries puck in and around cones. On the whistle, they leave their pucks, explode out of the area and around the horseshoe-receive pass from coach-shot on goal.

Variations

Goalie

In the nets for shots


STATS

2014-2015 REGULAR SEASON
SKATERS: GP G A +/- Pts
T. Ennis 78 20 26 -19 46
M. Moulson 77 13 28 -11 41
B. Gionta 69 13 22 -13 35
Z. Girgensons 61 15 15 -16 30
R. Ristolainen 78 8 12 -32 20
M. Foligno 57 8 12 -5 20
J. Larsson 39 6 10 0 16
N. Deslauriers 82 5 10 -24 15
A. Meszaros 60 7 7 -13 14
C. Hodgson 78 6 7 -28 13
 
GOALIES: W L OT Sv% GAA
A. Lindback 4 8 2 .924 2.76
M. Hackett 0 4 1 .884 4.32