10 Secret Habits Of Pro Hockey Goalies: #8 Hand-Eye Training Drills

Pro hockey goalies look after the big things AND the small details like hand-eye training or stick handling. Here are a bunch of goalie hand-eye drills that go WAY beyond the usual juggling – I’ll tell you why I don’t really like juggling for goalies. Habit #8 – Hand-Eye Training Here’s where you can get…

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Random Episode #2 – top hand-eye training video for hockey goalies

I have taken to making some FB Live episodes on the Goalie Training Pro Facebook page.  I don’t want to make it ‘official’ like GTP TV or the weekly live Q&A – so we shall henceforth call them “Random Episodes”. And here’s the one I did today… And there ya go… M   PS –…

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How goalies get fast, precise hands

The big thing you will realize when you add these hand speed drills to your off-ice goalie training is how poorly coordinated your non-dominant hand is. Don’t forget, for most of us, that is our glove hand – – might explain why the puck bounces right off my glove and either to the side or…

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Juggling may not be the answer

Traffic was moving pretty well considering it was New York city on a Friday morning. The shuttle bus wove its way from Grand Central toward the Midtown tunnel and out to Queen’s and LaGuardia airport (which really spruced itself up since the last time I flew out of there) and then it hit me! It…

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This tool improves your agility and hand-eye coordination

It certainly won’t be the first time I made myself look foolish in the name of making you a better goalie. And I’m okay with it 🙂 I love this tool because it is a great way for you to do read and react agility training (so that is agility training that is unpredictable, just…

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EOTW: Hand-Eye Coordination Drill To Make Any Goalie Better

I am amazed when I meet a goalie who does not work on their hand-eye coordination. You know that cross-country skiing was my Varsity sport through University and we used to spend hours working on our skis. A fun Friday night was cleaning them, metal scraping them and then putting on just the right wax…

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It’s Not The Same

How many of you work on your hand-eye coordination?  Hands up! Okay, put your hands down – for those of you who didn’t put up your hand, what’s the deal?  Go get two tennis balls from the front hall closet (I don’t know why they are there, someone just put them there – probably you)…

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