Hockey Performance Related to Aggressiveness

March 1979
Journal of Sport Psychology;1979, Vol. 1 Issue 1, p10
Academic Journal
The article reports on the findings of the study conducted by J. F. McCarthy and B. Kelly regarding the relationship between aggression and performance among ice hockey players. Players were compared for differences in goals and assists with a certain measure of aggression, high rated in aggression scored significantly than those rated low in aggression. The findings reveal a general spread of energy expenditure in individuals who scored significantly and efficiency in the more aggressive group.


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