- Keep your stick out in front
- Stay between the forward and the net
- Always play tight gap on even situations
- Always pressure up when outnumbering opposition
- Maintain good angle
- What do the defenders see?
- Read the situation;Uneven, Even or Out Numbered Offensive Team?
- Read, Communicate, Pressure Up & Contain
- Always know where your man is and the puck
- Man to man coverage after blue line (Adjust to your system)
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Turkey's #11 HAMARAT Galip & #10 TASDEMIR Gokturk Playing Great Defense on Penalty Killing - IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship DIV III 2012