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Hockey Plays and Strategies, Second Edition

Hockey Plays and Strategies, Second Edition

SKU: 13: 9781492562535
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Hockey’s most comprehensive playbook for today’s fast-paced game

Ryan Walter, former NHL player and coach for 17 seasons, and Mike Johnston, former NHL head coach and associate coach for the 1998 Olympic team top-level experience and knowledge of the sport’s most

recent rule changes to bring you the ultimate guide to success on the ice. With offensive, defensive, and

special game plays for all zones, you’ll find detailed plays that take advantage of rule changes such as

hybrid icing and key strategies for winning face-offs. 

To wrap it all up, you’ll even be able to plan for your opponent with tips on scouting the competition and

adjusting your game strategy accordingly. No matter what level you coach, Hockey Plays and Strategies 

will guide smart, consistent, and winning play.

  • Table of Contents


    Part I. Offensive Play for Forwards and Defensemen

    Chapter 1. Breakouts

    Chapter 2. Neutral Zone Counters and Regroups

    Chapter 3. Offensive Zone Entries

    Chapter 4. Attack Zone

    Chapter 5. Power Plays

    Part II. Defensive Play for Forwards and Defensemen

    Chapter 6. Forechecking

    Chapter 7. Neutral Zone Forechecking

    Chapter 8. Backchecking

    Chapter 9. Defensive Zone Entries

    Chapter 10. Defensive Zone Coverage

    Chapter 11. Penalty Kills

    Part III. Building Your Competitive Edge

    Chapter 12. Face-Offs

    Chapter 13. Pre-Scouting Your Opponent

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