One of the article ideas that I wanted to pursue when launching this site was to portray the development of the hockey helmet over time, as we’ve seen incremental progress from one decade to the next not only in terms of functionality and safety, but the “look” as well. But it looks like PondRocket beat […]
Archives for January 2011
Composite one-piece hockey sticks have taken over the professional ranks over the last 20 years, to the point where you can’t find anyone in the NHL using the traditional wood any more. As a long-time recreational player, however, I had long resisted this trend. I’ve tried a number of composites and found them lacking, mostly […]
Three local youth hockey players in Edmonton got a special treat this Christmas, as Oilers star Taylor Hall brought them each a new top-of-the-line hockey stick from Easton, the Synergy EQ50.