The Bauer Nexus 8000 Shin Guards are untouchable this year when it comes to Bauer shin guards! They offer first-class protection while not limiting your mobility. If you are some that enjoys a classic, roomy fit, or are a defensman who is looking for a wide shin guard, then this is the shin guard for you. Not only is the Nexus 8000 packed full of EPP Foam and PE inserts to protect you from all stick and shots, but it's comfortable too. Bauer's 37.5 moisture management technology not only keeps you dry, but it evaporates sweat from your skin, offering you the most dry, comfortable pad to date! You will have no problem jumping in front of that clapper and taking one off the shins with these protecting you!