View Single Post
Old
09-24-2011, 08:47 AM
  #26
Guffaw
Registered User
 
Guffaw's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: Drexel Hill PA
Country: United States
Posts: 495
vCash: 500
Quote:
Originally Posted by Stickmata View Post
You made the right choice. If the laces were 3-4 inches apart, those pants were too tight for you. Hockey pants should not fit you like a pair of tight jeans. They should fit close enough so that the padding stays in the right place and that's all. And I think you're gonna find that the +2's feel more comfortable than the regular length pants once you play in them.
I agree. Downside to the pant being too short is worse than it being too long.

I measured my waist in 3 places last night and I was actually a 33"-33 1/4" so makes even more sense for me to be in a 50.

You have to watch with pants in a +2 or Tall. If they are only extending the legs then they still have hip, tailbone, and thigh pads of a pant that was designed for someone ~5'7"-5'11" most likely. That can be an issue for 6' plus guys if you're talking Small, 46, or 48.

50's were the right choice for me. Thanks for all the help.

Guffaw is offline   Reply With Quote