Gear Guides

Best Ice Hockey Shoulder Pads: 2021 Ratings & Reviews

With so many different styles and brands, finding the best hockey shoulder pads for mobility, comfort and safety can be a difficult task. But there's no need to worry, and you definitely don’t need to just pick a random set of pads, because we're going through everything you need to know to ensure you get the most protective hockey shoulder pads out there that provide optimal comfort and fit.
September 14, 2021
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Best Hockey Bags: 2021 Ice Hockey Bags Ratings & Reviews

So, what is the best hockey gear bag for 2021? Unfortunately, it’s not as simple as just deciding on one certain bag. But we’ve made finding the best ice hockey equipment bag easy, whether you’re looking for a bag for a youth player, a hockey stick bag, or you need a good hockey goalie bag. Read on, as we walk you through everything you need to think about before purchasing a new bag. We’ll even share some of our all-time favorite bags this year.
September 14, 2021
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Best Hockey Skates for Wide Feet [Updated List for 2021]

One of the most important and best ways to increase comfort and stamina over the course of a full hockey game is properly fitting ice hockey skates. All major hockey skate brands offer two fit types; a standard fit (R) and a wide fit (E). This article will cover what the best hockey skates for wide feet are, indicators that you may need wide hockey skates, and so on.
September 13, 2021
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Best Hockey Helmets: 2021 Ice Hockey Helmets Ratings & Reviews

One of the most important pieces of hockey equipment is the hockey helmet for players of any age. In this article, we’ll cover: List of the Best Ice Hockey Helmets, The Importance of Wearing a Hockey Helmet, How to Measure For the Right Size Helmet , Features to Consider When Choosing a Hockey Helmet, and the Best Hockey Helmets by Category.
July 5, 2021
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Best Hockey Shin Guards: 2021 Ice Hockey Shin Guard Ratings & Reviews

Hockey is a high-contact sport that involves flying pucks, sticks and body checking, so having the right equipment is important for performance and safety. A hockey player's shins, knees and calves can be especially vulnerable. This is why it's so important to get the right shin guards for your level of play. As you read on, we'll break down how to choose the most protective shin guards available and list some of the best ice hockey shin guards produced by major brands.
July 5, 2021
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Best Hockey Gloves: Top Ice Hockey Glove Reviews for 2021

With numerous glove launches over the past year, in this article, we will go over what we think are the best hockey gloves for the 2021 season and beyond.  To see more options, check out our full selection of ice hockey gloves.
June 21, 2021
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Best Hockey Skates for 2020-21 – Top Ice Hockey Skate Reviews

Finding the best ice skates for hockey is important to every player. It doesn’t matter if you’re a pro or a beginner skater – the right hockey skate can make a world of difference every time you step on the ice. Whether you’re looking for the right skate to take your game to the next level, or you need a pair for pick-up games on weekends, our guide will give you an overview of the top 10 best ice skates for hockey available today.
April 5, 2021
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How to Put on Hockey Gear, Socks & More | HockeyMonkey

It’s no secret that hockey is a gear-intensive sport, and new players to the game of hockey inevitably face the task of putting on all their gear for the first time. While getting dressed in all that gear seems like a daunting task, it's really not as difficult as it sounds. New players may want to practice a few times at home until they feel comfortable. Remember that all your gear is adjustable. If it doesn't fit quite right the first time, try adjusting them until you find the right fit. Here is a step by step guide to putting on hockey equipment.
May 15, 2020
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Best Hockey Sticks for 2020-21 – Top Ice Hockey Stick Reviews

Any hockey player would agree, your stick is an extremely personal piece of equipment. But with so many different options, finding the best hockey stick for your game may seem overwhelming. Yet, it’s key to your success on the ice. Whether you’re a sniper, playmaker or like to impress with ankle-breaking dekes, using the best hockey sticks makes a world of difference in your game.
March 20, 2020
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How to Select Kickpoint

Finding the “right” stick kickpoint is all a matter of preference and can take some time to determine which one works best for you. The position you play, the shot type you take the most, and upper body strength will all factor in to which one you go with.
March 13, 2020
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