Sticking to the plan

The Gazette’s Pat Hickey writes that for this year’s rookie camp, the Canadiens brought in a stickhandling coach to help the prospects with the finer points of manipulating the puck.

Sean Skinner is one of only four stickhandling coaches and says it’s one of the most important parts of the game. “You look at the great players and they were all great stickhandlers,” he said.

Read more about the drills Skinner has put the prospects through and find out what Saku Koivu thinks about the drills here.


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