Hockey/Baseball learning from other sports.


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On this episode of Baseball Outside the Box,

Coach Caliendo interviews his childhood friend Ken McCudden, coach of the NHL Columbus Blue Jackets. Great story about a kid passionate about hockey to beinga NHL coach. Truly one of the best stories in sports. Ken and Pete discuss his great rise to the NHL and how we can learn from other sports to become better players, coaches and parents. Do not miss this show because you think it's about hockey. Everything discussed relates to baseball development. Hockey is way ahead of baseball when it comes to development.
Just some items covered in the interview
How passion for what you do gets you to reach your goals.
How important mentors are in your career.
Cross training in sports important, why?
Being a sponge and learning from every experience.
Being creative is a must in coaching.
How fun is introduced in Hockey and the importance.
Never repeat the same drill twice.
Train in uncomfortable situations to become comfortable.
When in a slump, how to communicate with players.
Fun and being funny is part of being a great coach.
Self-teaching yourself to be the best.
The commitment it takes to reach your goals.
Importance of off-season training.
Importance in taking time away from the sport.
Playing the game on your own with coaches.
Coaches education key to successful players and parents.
Parent education part of the development process.
Reach Ken McCudden at his email is on the website.

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