Marc-Andre Fleury's Stadium Series Mask Looks Like A Steelers Helmet

Honest-to-goodness NHL hockey is back tonight! (Sort of.) But if you need some novelty to ease the transition from the Olympics to the stretch run, Saturday marks the fourth and final Stadium Series game. The Penguins will take on the Blackhawks at Soldier Field, and as is tradition, both goalies will take the iceā€¦ » 2/25/14 3:28pm 2/25/14 3:28pm

Here's Jimmy Howard's Olympic Mask

We now have the masks for all three of Team USA's Olympic goaltenders, after designer Ray Bishop posted photos of Jimmy Howard's on his company's Facebook page. » 2/03/14 4:48pm 2/03/14 4:48pm

Here's Jonathan Quick's Olympic Mask

We've already seen Ryan Miller's America-out-the-ass mask for the Sochi games. Now we've got Jonathan Quick's. Patriotic? Meh. Shiny? Oh my, yes! » 1/29/14 1:26pm 1/29/14 1:26pm

IOC Forces U.S. Olympic Goalie To Take Constitution Off Mask

That up there was the mask U.S. women's hockey goalie Jessie Vetter was going to wear at the Sochi Olympics. At least until the IOC forced her to take an image of the Constitution off the back. » 1/16/14 3:03pm 1/16/14 3:03pm

Richard Bachman Will Wear A Stephen King-Inspired Goalie Mask

It's got to suck to be the Dallas Stars' backup goalie. He'll never be the most famous person named Richard Bachman, even though the guy ahead of him isn't actually named Richard Bachman. But he's embracing it, with this new mask from David Gunnarsson, featuring art from The Shining. » 8/20/12 12:40pm 8/20/12 12:40pm

Hockey Agent Gets 10 Percent Of His Client's Goalie Mask

Maple Leafs prospect Jussi Rynnäs's mask features, among other oddities, a photo of his agent. He would have named his kid after him, but Rynnäs's firstborn was sacrificed to his death metal band of choice, as per Finnish law. [Globe and Mail] » 9/28/10 4:45pm 9/28/10 4:45pm

Celebrating A Half-Century Of Common Sense

Today is the 50th anniversary of Jacques Plante first donning a mask in a game. Which is good, because instead of debating the necessity of fighting in hockey, we'd be wondering why our goalies keep dying every few weeks. [WaPo] » 11/01/09 6:15pm 11/01/09 6:15pm