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Skill & Drill: Take Control of Backhand Passes with Zach Sanford

You miss 100 percent of the shots you don’t take. Don’t let a pass to your backhand be the reason you miss another. 

St. Louis Blues forward Zach Sanford is always ready to receive any pass and shoot his shot — even if it’s a filthy pass to his backhand. 

So, how exactly does Sanford swiftly receive and control a pass on his backhand to get a shot off? Watch his go-to drill: 

Receiving a pass takes more than skill, you have to communicate with your team on the ice. Find out if you and your teammates can pass the hockey whisper challenge.

Become a ‘beauty’ with Sanford’s skill & drill and see why this is his favorite hockey slang word.