Leg Pad

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Goaltender Play in Hockey - Glossary and Techniques
... To perform this goaltender move, you must use your leg to push off with your skate and with one knee hovering just above the ice while using your ... In the stacked pad stance the lower part of the net is protected very well, but the upper third is completely open ... the goalkeeper can roll around his upper back, flailing his pads through the air and stacking them on the other side ...

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