Skip the painter with B...

There’s no easy way to keep up with goalie mask art. If you or your child change teams regularly, a brand new paint job can look out of place after just one season of use. Not to mention, many artists charge an arm and a leg for paintjobs and if you choose the wrong one, you’re more...

Padded hockey shirts of...

Every player is a little different in their gear preferences. Some players like loose, free flowing equipment while others prefer to play with gear that fits tight to their body. Some players prefer the feel and protection of a slightly bulkier set up while others want to use equipment...

CCM Resistance helmet p...

More and more attention and focus in equipment design is being devoted to protecting against rotational impact from hits and collisions. The CCM Resistance helmet has been constructed to add protection against linear and rotational impacts. CCM has made a few aesthetic changes to the...

Bauer reigns supreme at...

Bauer reigns supreme at the Stanley Cup Final as the equipment giant can claim it is getting the most usage in each major gear category at the Final. The only close category is sticks, which is the only category in which Bauer doesn’t hold over 50% of the usage. Their 42% share still...

ACHA partners with Grea...

ACHA Partners with Great Skate for 2014-15 season Great Skate is proud to be an official sponsor of the ACHA offering you the most competitive team pricing from Bauer, CCM, Reebok, Easton, Warrior, Vaughn, STX and more. We can give you a price quote within 24 hours of your request on all...

Cup Final preview and p...

The NHL couldn’t have planned things any better for the 2014 Stanley Cup Final as the nation’s two biggest media markets will duel against one another for the Cup as the New York Rangers and Los Angeles Kings start the final series of the year on Wednesday. Los Angeles managed to...

Great Skate Friends and...

It’s time to gear up for summer clinics, tryouts and next season and there’s no better way to do it than with Great Skate’s three-day Friends and Family Sale. You can save 20% on equipment from manufacturers like Bauer, CCM, Easton, Reebok, Warrior and more both online and in-store....

Conference Finals previ...

Conference Finals preview and prediction The NHL’s change to divisional seeding for the playoffs has paid off ten-fold for the league as the Conference Finals are set to begin. A thrilling set of first round series led into another entertaining round two that saw three of the four...