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04-17-2010, 05:43 PM
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Originally Posted by greech View Post
Not to burst your bubble...but the retail sticks (eg., that Ovechkin you bought at your LHS) are completely different from the pro-stock curves that each player uses. The nomenclature associated with patterns is for ease of identification as well as a marketing angle for the company, but if you want an Ovie toe cure like that, you're going to have to go hunting through pro returns.
I was under the assumption that they were modified by the equipment team. Not that the curve Ovechkin gets on his stick is just like the retail version, but that they equipment guys on each team do a little retooling as well.

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