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12 Defensive Tips 12 Defensive Tips

Defense and goaltending typically wins championships. It’s interesting how year after year the Stanley Cup–winning team typically has the fewest goals... 

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Stay Connected with the Wild Everywhere You Go! Stay Connected with the Wild Everywhere You Go!

Stay Connected with the Minnesota Wild in a number of different ways! Be alerted as soon as breaking news happens through Facebook, Twitter, email and... 

Coaching

How to Improve Your Coaching by Listening How to Improve Your Coaching by Listening

Assessments of thousands of leaders in all kinds of settings indicate that many fall short on listening. Listening is a critical skill in any leadership setting for two reasons... 

Parenting

Supporting Your Player in Silence Supporting Your Player in Silence

Parents are comfortable giving instructions to their child and this comfort naturally spills over into athletic competitions. However, when it comes to game time instruction... 

Equipment

What You Need to Know to Buy Ice Hockey Skates What You Need to Know to Buy Ice Hockey Skates

It's counterintuitive but true. The best time to get new skates is in the off-season, when they're on sale and you have time to break them in. Because the last thing... 

Nutrition and Health

Top 5 Snacks for Hockey Players Top 5 Snacks for Hockey Players

When kids are having a snack attack, how do you get beyond the junk food to something satisfying they will actually eat? First, be sure you keep these 5 everyday... 

Youth Sports Character

Separating Good Manners and the Competitive Spirit Separating Good Manners and the Competitive Spirit

Youth games are often dominated by the more aggressive players. This leaves some parents wondering why their child does not measure up. One simple answer is.... 

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