4 development tips from 40-goal scorer (and late-bloomer) Anders Lee
How do you score 40 goals in one NHL season?
“A lot of hard work, good chemistry with your linemates, and a little bit of puck luck,” said New York Islanders forward Anders Lee, who in his sixth season in the league registered a career-best 40 goals and 62 points. “It’s nice when the work you’re putting in starts paying off.”
A three-time member of the U.S. Men’s National Team, the 27-year-old native of Edina, Minnesota, native shares four development tips for youth hockey players.
1. Be an athlete, not just a hockey player.
2. Trust the process and embrace failures.
3. Taking a break, but looking ahead
4. Offseason development