Posts by Michael Orlotti

The Hockey Handshake

I thought this would be a great way to start HockeyNeeds’ first article for what we represent, the appreciation for this great game and most importantly, the message we want everyone in the Minor Hockey Communities to strive for – Hockey is a beautiful, Intellectual and most respected game in the world, which starts with…

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Who’s Your Coach!

Let’s face it, majority of the time it is a player’s dad who is coaching the team just like my son’s house league team. Parents are often thrown into the situation of coaching otherwise there would be no team, which again was the case of my son’s house league team. On the other hand, I…

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Triangle Formation – Balance Of Life

I think back to my playing and coaching days and I compare it to where I am at today as a father. It’s been 10 years since I was a head coach of team, now that I’m getting back into the hockey scene because my son is playing hockey, something still catches my attention.  …

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