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09-28-2010, 03:45 PM
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Originally Posted by JJimmyCarterC View Post
I second this. My friend who is righty but shoots left started out having a really weak shot but could stick handle decently. I'm a righty who shoots right and I started off with a decent shot but awful stick handling. After a while practicing though, one will catch up with the other.
It's true and here's why. Beginners will, very incorrectly, use their arms for shooting power instead of transferring and using their body weight, and this is why they have a poor shot. I've found that this is a lot easier to correct in people than those who have hands of stone (commong for right handed people shooting RH), but then again, that's just me from maybe 30 to 40 cases in my own experience.

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