Player Development


Cross Ice Hockey

10 Indisputable Statistics Proving Cross Ice is Better Than Full Ice for Young Players:

  1. 6x more shots on goal/player
  2. 5x more passes received/player
  3. 2x more puck battles/player
  4. 2x more puck touches/player
  5. 2x more pass attempts/player
  6. 2x more shot attempts/player
  7. 2x more change of direction pivots
  8. 1.75 shots/minute vs 0.45 shots/minute playing full ice
  9. Turns out the actual stats of the U8 game resemble those of an NHL game.
  10. Simply put by Bob Mancini, Manager of USA Hockey Athlete Development Model, ” The numbers show what is good for a child.”

Video Link to: NHL Analytics Tracking of 8U Hockey Players

NHL Analytics Tracking of 8U Hockey Players

Video Link - Hockey from a child's view:

A Child View

  

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Drill Hub

 Hockey Canada Drill Hub 

 

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