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12-07-2012, 06:51 PM
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Originally Posted by
..no it's not?
Goalies do get wider hollows... the blades on a goalie skate are wider than a players skate, thus wider hollows.
Yes it is. You've obviously completely missed the point. He isn't talking about the width of the blade.
He is completely correct, in the 80's 3/4 was standard for goalies because they had to move around quicker on their feet but now with the wide use of the butterfly it is necessary to have a deeper hollow for grip when pushing off while on your knees
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