kids who live in areas where ponds freeze over, ice hockey in
winter is as natural as kicking around a soccer ball in the summertime.
As young players grow, the sport becomes more competitive
and even with rules governing roughness and high sticking in place,
this is a physically demanding contact sport.
any player or fan and you'll find out just how much talent, skill
and training it takes to control a small disk on a sheet of ice
with the precision needed to score a goal. Ice hockey is fun to
watch and exciting to play. That could be why, even in warmer
climates where the only ice is indoors, it is such a popular sport.
sites will show you how the game is played, what equipment you
need, where the best rinks are and offer tips to improve your
ice hockey skills...
Encyclopedia of Ice Hockey - We would list every thing
you'll find on this site, but there isn't enough space to fit
it all. They have good links to worldwide ice hockey organizations,
videos, rules, scores, pictures... When you're done with the site,
make sure not to leave it open. It refreshes and will appear as
the top browser if you don't.
Shooting Tips - If you're looking for advice and techniques
to improve your game you'll find this site perfect. Easy to follow
tips should help you get the puck past the goalie!
of Hockey - Complete with videos, you can hear about what makes "fast
ice," learn about your reaction time and understand why it's
so hard to hit that puck and other really good discussions that
will help your game and help you learn. What a great way to learn
Ice Arena and Rink Directory - You won't find any lessons or advice, just maps for ice hockey
arenas in Canada and the USA. If you click on the Events tab,
you'll also find a very good and up to date listing of ice
hockey tournaments. Good Resource!
Hockey Journal - Notes on all the major players and everything
else you need to know to make your fantasy ice hockey team win
your fantasy Satnley Cup.