Of course practices are important, but they vary from team to team based on coaching. To say an entire league has bad practices is ridiculous. Leagues aren't in charge of practice plans. Programs aren't in charge of practice plans. Coaches are.
Haha. That is one of the dumbest comments I have seen on here. The end to end rushes stop after mites. You have a lot to learn about hockey and player development.
E9 is garbage.