Special teams play is critical to the overall success of all hockey programs. In this video, 2012 AHCA National Coach of the Year Jack Arena takes you step-by-step through his “Beast” penalty kill system that will turn up the pressure on your opponent and force turnovers for easy penalty kill clears. While penalty killing is not as glamorous as the power play, Coach Arena shows you how to motivate your players creating a culture for a strong, successful penalty kill system for your program.
- Set up your penalty kill system to defend the five key objectives of most power play attacks
- Implement a penalty kill system that will direct the puck where you want it go and disrupt your opponent’s power play
- Learn competitive small area games to improve your penalty killing