2 On 2 Support, Single Support
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Develops give and go skills
Skating, Passing/Receiving, Give and go Passing, Communication, Transition, Skating, Passing/Receiving, Give and go Passing, Communication, Transition
One player is placed in the middle of the rinkbelow the goal line and at the blueline. These players are known as the support player. Playing 2-on-2, 3 on 3 the team with the puck must pass to one of the support players to go on offense.
As a variation tell the players they can shoot on any goal after receiving the pass from the support player.
Develop awareness to various situations. Quickness, agility, balance. Quick reaction to alot of shots.