The position of goalie has an inherent romanticism: masked men clad with cool armor, serving as the last line of defense. They play entire games, with an unparalleled ability to impact outcomes. When they're on, they can single-handedly defeat a giant foe. They are the consummate underdogs and towering superheroes all at once.
Friday, September 9, 2011
Mike McKenna 2011-12 Mask
Mike McKenna of the Ottawa Senators (born April 11, 1983 in St. Louis, MO.)
Artist: David Gunnarsson
Photos from Mike's Facebook page.
His explanation about his backplate: "Metal horns, halo for St. Lawrence Univ. Skating Saints, checkered racing flag, American flag. My usual."