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Breakaway Relay Game

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Objective:

 Develops Scoring Intensity around the net

Key Elements

 Skating , Shooting/Scoring, Competitiveness, Puck Possession, Rebounding, Skating , Shooting/Scoring, Competitiveness, Puck Possession, Rebounding, Skating , Shooting/Scoring, Competitiveness, Puck Possession, Rebounding

Organization

 Place two nets in the neutral zone. Two teams are divided up and placed on the boards. The first player in line goes on the whistle. The second player can’t go until the first player scores and skates back past the front of the line. After saves, goalies can shoot the puck anywhere they want. The game ends when one team’s players have all scored. The losing team does three laps around the nets.

Variations

None for this drill

Goalie

Make save, quickly react to the next shooter, Rink awareness in terms of angles.

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
C. Stewart 61 11 14 -30 25
D. Stafford 50 9 15 -18 24
R. Ristolainen 78 8 12 -32 20
M. Foligno 57 8 12 -5 20
B. Flynn 54 5 12 -3 17
J. Larsson 39 6 10 0 16
 
GOALIES: W L OT Sv% GAA
J. Enroth 13 21 2 .903 3.27
M. Neuvirth 6 17 3 .918 2.99