May 9, 2015
Coach’s Corner Points to Athletica’s Superior Player Safety
DID YOU SEE THIS?? On May 8th, 2014, during CBC's Coach's Corner, veteran hockey analyst and commentator Don Cherry illustrated a point we've been making for years now. Don used recent NHL game video from Montreal's Centre Bell and Vancouver's Rogers Arena to brilliantly illustrate the enormous player safety benefits of the Seamless Acrylic Shielding System in use since 2011 in Montreal.
Watch how the shielding in Montreal flexes measurably after heavy player impact, as compared to the older-style shielding in Vancouver.
You really ought to watch this (after the ad, drag the timer along to the 2:20 mark and watch the next ninety seconds):