Teaches Game Changing Preparation Skills What separates a Jr. Player from a Minor League Player? A Minor League Player from a NHL Player? An average NHL Player from a 15-year Veteran? As hockey players progress to higher and higher levels they're all funneled into the same leagues, summer teams, and off-ice training programs. At these levels, players are very similar in physical strength and conditioning. They receive similar hockey coaching-both on and off the ice. The one attribute that separates all great players is game day preparation. This includes both Mental and Physical Preparedness.