The NHL’s Best: 5 Young Hockey Players to Watch!

Nathan MacKinnon of The Colorado Avalanche

Nathan MacKinnon of The Colorado Avalanche

The NHL’s Best: 5 Young Hockey Players to Watch!

The NHL is one of the most exciting professional sport leagues in the world. Due to the quick turn around of rookies to stalwart professionals, fans of the sport are always seeing great new hockey players. With the sport constantly evolving, we think it’s worth taking a peak at 5 of the up and coming hockey players to watch. Let’s get started…

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Warrior QR1 Stick – The Quickest Release Yet

Warrior Covert QR1 Stick

This stick is now shipping! Pick one up today: Warrior Covert QR1 Stick

Warrior QR1 Stick

Warrior is touting the QR1 stick as their “fastest, lightest stick ever” so we decided to have several members of the Pure Hockey team put it to the test. Their reviews¬†are rather impressive, but before we get to that, let’s go over the nitty gritty and see what exactly Warrior did to get to the final QR1.

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The Beginner’s Guide To Taping A Hockey Stick Properly

Beginner Hockey Stick Tape

How To Tape A Hockey Stick Properly

Knowing how to tape a hockey stick properly is almost as important to the game of hockey itself as knowing how to skate. Taping is a ritual that seasoned players do before each game to ensure they get the best grip and most life out of the blade of their hockey stick, allowing them to get the best touches and shots with the puck. Below are the steps for how to tape a hockey stick properly, so you can fit right in before even stepping out onto the ice.

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The CCM RBZ Superfast Stick

CCM RBZ Superfast Stick

You may have noticed during the most recent NHL Playoffs that some players in the league were using a new CCM stick that really stuck out. Yes, the red one that players such as Gabriel Landeskog of the Avalanche were using. It is the CCM RBZ Superfast and it is the newest top-of-the-line stick in the RBZ family from CCM.

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