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1 on 1 with Backchecker

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Objective:

Individual Tactics

Key Elements

Defense jumps up to meet forward, Gap control, Backchecker - head on swivel

Organization

Set up one line of forwards and defensemen at opposite ends of rink and on opposite sides. F1 receives pass from F2 and attacks one vs. one against D1. F2 releases F1 to D1 and looks for trailer. If D1 takes F1 out of play F2 picks up loose puck and counters to center ice. Repeat at opposite end.

Goalie

In the net

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
N. Zadorov 60 3 12 -10 15
A. Meszaros 60 7 7 -13 14
 
GOALIES: W L OT Sv% GAA
A. Lindback 4 8 2 .924 2.76
M. Hackett 0 4 1 .884 4.32