Thread: News Article: Less padding = more production
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02-14-2013, 09:56 PM
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Originally Posted by Scurr View Post
I'm the guy getting a pat on the shin pads from my goalie for getting in front of shots without the goalie gear on. I'm not scared of bruises.
That's great, but you choose to make those sacrifices, if you chose to you could probably wear extra protection to save you some punishment. Myself, as a goalie, I'm not interested in taking unnecessary punishment and I'll wear as much protection as possible without impeding my ability to stop pucks. Like I said, I think some gear can be streamlined so its not as bulky but I really don't believe it causes a serious impact on scoring league wide.

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