Goalies can’t go easy on their equipment. Pads, helmets, gloves and especially sticks have to be able to stop and redirect 100 mph slapshots. If you look at the close-ups, you’ll see a big crack where the blade meets the shaft of this wooden stick. Some details of the stick remain obscure, but it may have been used by Tim Thomas.
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