Choosing between a cage...

All players get to the point when they have the opportunity to choose between a cage and a shield (or no facial protection). Typically that time is when you reach adult recreational leagues. Most adult leagues allow anyone over the age of 18 to play, which means that when players reach 18...

Ranking the Winter Clas...

I’m a freak for goalie equipment. I’d die to have unlimited access to different paint jobs, custom pads and the like. That’s what makes the NHL’s annual outdoor games so awesome. There have been some pretty cool masks and gear sets used since the first Winter Classic in Buffalo...

Bauer OD1N Ice Hockey G...

Never before has there been a public display of the technological capabilities of a hockey company like Bauer displayed on December 19. Bauer unveiled the OD1N equipment line that is going to officially be put on display during the 2014 Winter Olympics by some of the world’s best...

25% off all Hockey Gear...

Starting on Friday November 29, 2013 for 13-hours, receive 25% off your purchase at both Great Skate and Greatskate.com. If you are going to be shopping online you can take advantage of early shopping and In-Store pickup. When shopping online please use Promotional Code GS2013 (Please...

Industry Q&A: Keit...

A while back Keith Perera took some time to chat with us about his job with Warrior and a few cool features of their stick line. With the new Covert ST and LT in stores now, Keith took a few more minutes to give an inside look at what makes these two new sticks so fantastic. GS: Tell us...

Sabres should go back t...

Earlier this week the Anaheim Ducks went back to the start of their franchise and busted out Mighty Ducks retro jerseys for their game against Ottawa on Sunday. The jerseys were worn as part of Anaheim’s 20-year anniversary celebration and the practice was widely embraced as a great...