Last week, Henrik Lundqvist expressed safety concerns about the NHL's recommendation to shorten the length of goaltender's leg pads. Well it looks like those recommendations have become a reality as the Rangers netminder tweeted out a pic of his new, shorter pads….
Here's Lundqvist on the new pads…
"Not sure how it will affect my game. Hopefully I'll be faster."
…not sure about you guys, but I think he'll be just fine.
…although, if he does struggle to adjust, it could end up costing him in the wallet come contract extension time.