Well, The next 10 days are sure to be stressful for many kids and parents.
Just realize you will have to listen to delusional parents who insist that their kid, who refuses to pass the puck and is a cancer on the bench, is better than they are, and how they got robbed of a better spot.
And you will watch certain parents use their $$, influence, and networking skills, to "ass kiss" their lazy or shitty attitude kids way onto a team. They have been calling and emailing the coaches for weeks already. Let us pray the coaches stay professional and just.
Let us all remember that only 4.8% of us will have our sons play division 1 hockey. Estimated probability of competing in college athletics | NCAA.org - The
And High school senior players eventually drafted by an NHL team: About 0.4 percent. That's the chance of flipping heads eight times in a row. try it.
We all want what best for our kids but that might be playing at the proper level, making great friends, and absorbing the life lessons that hockey teaches rather than making our kids feel inadequate because they aren't one of the 0.4%
Good luck to all the great young players out there!