Originally Posted by Dakkster
Are you suggesting they play in suits of armor?
Lol. No not quite. It's just that there has to be a way of protecting players (investments), from shots below the head. You think the forearm would be protected by either the elbow pad or glove. Their shins, knees, thighs, stomachs, hands, shoulders and elbows are all protected from impact by the puck. I know this was a bit of bad luck but, it shouldn't of happened.