Face-Off machine, Chris Eck of the Boston Cannons and Team USA, breaks down his Weapon of Choice for dominating the face-off X. From the type of head he uses, to number of shooting strings, to superstitions - The Ecks factor tells all.
As a Face-Off guy I like to use the Old School Blade. I have a bunch of them stored up in my closet in NYC… probably the most valuable thing in my apartment. I’ve been using the Blade since I got a red and white splatter dyed one for Christmas my freshman year in High School. The way the stick is shaped and how the back of the head comes to a point makes allows it to slip under another guy’s head when you are battling at the X... Full Article...