Tuesday, November 03, 2009

Why I love Hockey, No. 1

I ask you, in what other sport could you see anything approaching the sheer awesomeness of this [image source]?

It's been fifty years since the introduction of the goalie mask. A nice round-up of the goalie mask's impact on pop culture and hockey psychology can be read here. Money quote:
But beyond the sociological aspects of the mask is a widely accepted truth: They're just bitchin' cool.
Damn straight.

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