• Team Canada Olympic Hockey Gear Breakdown

    Our exploration into what brand Olympic hockey players are wearing continues! Today we are taking a look at the full roster from our friends to the north. Team Canada.

    Oh, Canada

    Overall, Bauer once again leads the way on Team Canada, with 47.7% of the gear being worn in Sochi, over 2.5 times more than second place Easton who came in at 18.2% of the total gear worn. In hockey skates, Bauer led the way with a dominant 72.7% share, followed by Reebok at a distant 18.2% and CCM, worn by 9.1% of players.  Sticks are a lot closer but Bauer still takes the gold here at 36.4%. Easton is right there, though, at 31.8%, while Reebok and Warrior come in at 18.2% and 13.6% respectively.

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  • USA Olympic Hockey Team Gear Breakdown

    So it’s almost Olympic hockey time and we are preparing to watch one of the best tournaments in the game of hockey.

    We decided to take a look at the games the only way we know how - through the lens of gear. We researched all the big name Olympic hockey rosters, including the USA, Canada, Russia, Sweden, Finland, Czech Republic and Slovakia, breaking it down by what brand each player wears. We looked at the four main categories for players – skates, sticks, gloves and helmets. Read More

  • Free Agent Hockey Gear Tracker

    As the season quickly approaches, we wanted to take a look back at the summer of free agent moves from the best side we know, hockey gear!!!! Read More

  • Stanley Cup Finals Hockey Equipment Infographic

    So once again we decided to take some playoff data and put our own little Pure Hockey gear spin on it. This time we took the two Stanley Cup Finals combatants and compiled their points through these playoffs, with a twist. We have broken it down and looked at points scores by each brand, in 3 different gear categories, sticks, gloves and skates for each team. In a very impressive 6-for-6 sweep, Bauer took home the title, accounting for the most points on both the Bruins and Blackhawks in all three categories. Read More

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