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03-24-2010, 11:29 PM
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Originally Posted by cptjeff View Post
You do. You'll notice a difference the first time you use 'em, and after you get used to them you'll realize just how hot the old ones are the first time you wear old ones again.

And I can't speak for the retails, but it is a little more slide when you fall in the pro ones. On the plus side of that, you don't get socks tearing apart at the knee from the abrasion. Again, can't speak for the retails there.
I dug out my CCM Supra hockey pants and went with my regular hockey socks for a couple of sessions recently after being used to roller hockey pants which have venting on the back and mesh down the back of the legs.

You are correct, I had forgotten how hot regular socks get. I'll be wearing my roller hockey pants tomorrow when I play again.

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