September 12, 2011
Chicago Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews(notes) a founding member of the Canadian Tire Hockey School and the NHL Junior Skills contest, in which some of the top youth hockey players in Canada will display their fundamental mastery of the game during All-Star Weekend in Ottawa.
And what better instructor that the Stanley Cup champion and gold medal winner, as he teaches the fundamentals of skating, shooting and … er, uh, keeping your head on a swivel, apparently:
Thus ended the afternoon's David Steckel drills.
Alas, CTV cut away before the young player's status could be updated, but one hopes the youngster skated away unscathed. If you're out there, we'd like to hear from you, if only to find out how long you've been a Canucks fan and if your name is "Mitchell Willie"
Read more about the Junior Hockey Skills Competition here.