Thread: Picking a curve
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02-12-2009, 03:57 PM
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Originally Posted by TBLfan View Post
Sakic is relatively big as well as open.

If he's a beginner, he needs to go with a small pattern such as a Forsberg/Zetterberg and after learning how to shoot properly he can then adjust the pattern to fit his technique.

If he's been playing for a while, then something similar to what he's used to would probably be best, rather than just going with the pattern that works for you.
That's what I use now. I learned how to shoot a puck on a Sakic, and used it until a few months ago. I picked up a PM9 and my shots seem much more accurate, just as hard, just as high, and both my backhand and passing is 100% better. The only difference: My stationary (Practicing) slap shots won't come up, but my one timers and dynamic (Skating while shooting) slap shots are unaffected.

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