HCLL - Hockey Canada Coach 1 - Developing Skills - Stick Lifting - Teaching Tip

Apr. 6, 2024 at 2:18 p.m. MDT

If players want to be good at stick lifting or checking in minor hockey, they are going to have to get close to their opponent and stay close. If a player is in motion, they are going to have to match speeds with their opponent. Players have to be strong with two hands on their stick when trying to lift their opponents stick and steal the puck.