Thread: Advice: Screening the Goalie
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02-16-2014, 08:30 PM
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Originally Posted by iFishyHD View Post
I play in a Roller Hockey rec league with guys from 13-15 (ya I know most of you could be my dad). I always screen the goalie but last game it resulted in a couple cross checks. Am I doing anything dirty?
No, you're doing exactly the right thing, and that is putting the other team in distress. They cross check you because you're dangerous to them. Normally, the defensemen push you out of the crease.
Stand your ground, keep your stick down, look for deflections and rebounds, good things will happen

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