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Playing and Coaching Hockey

Resources and tips for players of all ages, including info on hockey equipment, the latest issues in rules and safety and links to coaching resources.
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How many NHL coaches played in the NHL?
The playing career of every NHL head coach.

Why are teams scoring more in the playoffs?
Why are teams scoring more goals in the 2013-14 NHL playoffs?

Play Hockey: A Guide for Beginners
Playing hockey is the greatest experience in sport. Whether you're strapping on the skates yourself or you're the parent of a new hockey player, here's a beginner's guide to getting started in world's greatest game.

How to Buy Hockey Skates
Any hockey player needs the right pair of skates. Here's how to find, fit and buy hockey skates.

How to Properly Fit a Hockey Skate
Here's how to try on a hockey skate in the store, to ensure the best possible fit.

What is Rec Hockey?
Rec hockey - or recreational hockey - is the game played for the sake of fun, exercise, and healthy competition.

OneGoal.com
Find a game, discover the game, learn the game. A resource designed to build awareness and understanding of youth hockey, allowing parents to make informed decisions. A collaborative effort of USA Hockey, Hockey Canada, the NHL, NHL Players Association and other industry leaders.

Fair Play In Hockey
Promoting safety, respect and fun in kid's sports.

Ice Hockey Tips
Equipment reviews, a range of tips and drills, advice for beginners, and outside links for further reading.

Hockey Coaches.com
Where coaches exchange ideas, knowledge and experience.

Hockey Coaching Home Page
With drills and workouts from Pete Belliveau at the University of Moncton.

USA Hockey
Learning and playing the game in the U.S. Includes information on inline programs.

Hockey Canada
Programs for players, coaches and officials, designed and offered by the governing body for Canadian hockey.

Coaching Association of Canada
Working to improve coaching at all levels of all sports. Good resource for both new and experienced coaches.

How to Play Rec Hockey
Rec hockey - or recreational hockey - is the game played for the sake of fun, exercise, and healthy competition. No league, No permanent teams, No referees or linesmen.

How to Play Rec Hockey
Rec hockey - or recreational hockey - is the game played for the sake of fun, exercise, and healthy competition. No league, No permanent teams, No referees or linesmen.

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