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.
Sunday, September 6, 2015
Braden Holtby 2015-16 Mask
Braden Holtby of the Washington Capitals (born Sept. 16, 1989 in Lloydminster, SK.) Hockey Fights Cancer mask at the bottom. Artist: David Gunnarsson
"Holtby will wear a special lavender goalie mask again when the Capitals host the Pittsburgh Penguins for Hockey Fights Cancer Night on Wednesday, October 28. Holtby’s mask will be put up for auction that night to raise money for charity."