Jagr wears jean shorts? You figure for over 8 million a year he could be in style
You're right, they should be playing in tuxedos with those high cylinder hats. Comfortable clothes are for poor people.
When speaking about expensive clothes and fashion, it's quite funny to compare football players with hockey players. Football players generally care alot more about their physical looks and clothes than the professional hockey pro's do, at least when you compare the Swedish ones. One explanation discussed was that football players are generally from a lower social structure than hockey players, where the family always have to have a quite good income to be able to afford hockey, whereas a football family can be quite poor. But who knows, I mean, look at Lundqvist.
Swedish football player, cares about fashion:
Swedish hockey player, who don't care about fashion at all:
edit: Goddammit, I just discussed fashion. Shoot me.