Tips from the Stars

With Erik Cole, Carolina Hurricanes
The Oswego, N.Y., native’s hard-nosed play and ability to make things happen earned him a spot on the 2006 U.S. Olympic Team. He was also a member of the 2005 U.S. National Team, finishing...
Thursday, September 3, 2009 - 10:01

With Scott Gomez of the New York Rangers
After seven years with the New Jersey Devils, Scott Gomez jumped across the Hudson River to join the New York Rangers. The Anchorage native was a member of the 2006 U.S. Olympic Team and also played...
Sunday, August 2, 2009 - 10:35

With Patrick Kane of the Chicago Blackhawks
As the No. 1 pick in the 2007 NHL Entry Draft, Patrick Kane has lived up to all the hype that surrounded him during his first year in the league. The NTDP alum is on track to become the eleventh...
Tuesday, June 9, 2009 - 11:46

With Katie King, three-time U.S. Olympian
When you’re away from the rink there are plenty of ways to keep working on your skills. Whether it’s in your basement, driveway, local tennis court or parking lot, the only thing stopping...
Monday, June 8, 2009 - 14:35

With Scott Gomez of the New York Rangers
You can’t stand still and shoot a puck hard. You need to get your body moving forward to get momentum behind your shot. That means getting your legs into the act. It’s kind of like...
Friday, June 5, 2009 - 12:59

With Scott Gomez
One-touch passes are a great way to keep the opposition on their heels and you one step ahead of the play. Worked to perfection, a one-touch pass lets the puck to do the work as opposed to you...
Friday, May 29, 2009 - 10:39

With Zach Parise
Next to skating, puck handling may be the most important skill you need. The ability to maneuver with a puck in the open ice or in traffic is a skill that everyone can improve upon. Tip #1 Keep your...
Friday, May 29, 2009 - 10:21

With Brian Rafalski New Jersey Devils
We all know that ice time is as hard to come by as a 50-goal scorer, and just as valuable. You shouldn’t have to spend time at the beginning of your practice session stretching and warming up....
Friday, May 29, 2009 - 09:25

With Erik Johnson of the St. Louis Blues
Defenseman Erik Johnson’s hard work paid off when he was the first overall pick of the 2006 NHL Entry Draft by the St. Louis Blues For some of you, tryouts are just around the corner. Some...
Friday, May 29, 2009 - 09:19

With Brian Gionta of the New Jersey Devils
Being a good teammate can take on many forms, whether it’s in the locker room or on the bench. Perhaps the best way to be a good teammate is to support one another on the ice. This means...
Sunday, April 5, 2009 - 11:58
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