In this episode, Coach Andy and Eric cover one of the most requested topics – HOCKEY IQ. They cover everything from what hockey IQ is, whether or not it’s a trait you can learn, and three tips to try and improve it!
Ep.82 | Improving Hockey IQ with Coach Andy
Show Notes and Resources
The episode opens with Coach Andy and Coach Eric defining what Hockey IQ is and how you can analyze it in players. Coach Andy touches on a few recent NHL playoff games and a few examples of where he sees Hockey IQ reveal itself. He goes on to discuss the importance of asking questions when trying to improve this quality, using several in-game examples to demonstrate the point. Coach Eric then takes the lead in outlining three tangible tips you need to have covered in order to attempt training your Hockey IQ.
The boys finish with a few takeaway tips for parents and coaches on this topic.