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10-15-2008, 04:23 PM
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Originally Posted by raleh View Post
Bill Durnan's blocker/trapper hybrid.

Didn't Moose Johnson use a stick that was like, half as long as the rink?
Yeah, it was something ridiculous like 7 or 8 feet long, if I remember correctly.

Durnan's ambidextrous pads and Ludwig's shin pads were the first two to come to mind when I read the thread title.

I always associate Clint Benedict with his ridiculous mask.

Another that people might not be familiar with is Emile Francis, who first wore a first baseman's glove in net, which later morphed into the trapper.

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