skip navigation

Goaltender Resources from MN and USA Hockey

Click on the logos below.

Goalie Resources

Goalie Resources

Recent Goalies News

5 Puck Handling Tips for Goalies

By web 06/17/2020, 10:00am CDT

There are some hockey coaches and fans who cringe each time they see a goalie leave the crease to play the puck.

But once you’ve seen how much of an advantage it is to have a goalie who can handle the puck well, it’s hard to ignore how important of a skill it is for young goalies to develop.

Read more here.



10 Ways to Improve Your Shot at Home

By web 05/08/2020, 8:00am CDT

The hockey season may have ended sadly and abruptly, but can you take steps at home right now to substantially improve your shot for next year?

“Definitely,” Minnesota Whitecaps forward and youth skills coach Brooke White-Lancette said. “Anytime you can do anything outside of just being on the ice, it’s going to help improve strength, stability, skill and things like that. There’s certain things you can do off-ice, whether you have a net or something to shoot at or not.”


Read the full article here.

4 Keys to Great Stick Skills

By web 04/08/2020, 9:15am CDT

When the hockey season ends, the desire to come back stronger the next year lies in the player’s hands – especially when it comes to improving stick and puck skills.

Former Golden Gopher and NHLer Lance Pitlick believes that you get what you put in when it comes to off-ice skills training. And there’s a lot you can do at home any time of year.

Click the link below to read the full article from Minnesota Hockey