Easton Stealth S19 Z-Shock Review

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When the good folks at Easton sent me one of their new Stealth S19 Z-Shock helmets earlier this year, I was excited to give “the lightest helmet in the NHL” a try. But would it prove to be more than a lightweight when it comes to protection?

A heartwarming hockey gear story: Michigan firefighter gets stolen hockey equipment replaced via donations

They say no good deed goes unpunished, right? Recently, a firefighter in Ann Arbor, Michigan was trying to help an accident victim, but had his hockey gear stolen for his trouble. This, from AnnArbor.com: Maguire was off duty and was driving home in rural western Washtenaw County when he saw a car on its side […]

With concussions on the rise, are hockey helmets as good as they can be?

In an article from the Des Moines Register, Mark Emmert raises an interesting question regarding hockey helmets and their ability to help prevent concussions. The context here regards a concussion suffered by a member of the Des Moines Bucaneers of the USHL: The current helmets the Bucs wear, manufactured by CCM and patterned after the […]

Mike Cammelleri and the Easton EQ50

The good folks at Easton recently sent me one of their new EQ50 hockey sticks, and I’ll have the review for you in this space shortly. For now, however, I’ll share with you a video from Easton which shows just how much “control” is the buzzword surrounding this new high-end composite stick: You can find […]