Yes, you should use curved hockey stick as it makes passing, shooting, and stick handling better. There are two types of curves(right and left) and you should chose the stick which corresponds with the way you shoot.
If this is your first hockey stick and you don't know which way you shoot yet, then a stick with a non-curved blade will do short-term.
You use the flat side of the stick. In a game, if you use the curved side a foul will be awarded against you.
Use cloth tape to tape your field hockey stick. See related links, below, for more information on caring for your field hockey stick.
don smokey mcleod was the first goalie to use a curved goalie stick he mostly played in the wha with the housten areos but he got 43 assists in 5 seasons including a career high 13 assists with the cowboys
it all depends on what age group you are in. if you are in mini mite or squirt you should use a wood stick. if you are in highschool, collage or the nhl you should use a compisite stick
The hockey stick was invented to use along with the hockey puck in the game of hockey. The Mi'kmaq people of Nova Scotia are credited with inventing the hockey stick.
Yes. A hockey stick should usually come between your nose and chin. It all depends on a player's preference whether they want to use a longer or shorter stick.
Tradition has it that the curved hockey stick was discovered accidentally by Stan Mikita and Bobby Hull of the Chicago Blackhawks back in the 1960's. One of them , I believe it was Mikita, accidentally caught his stick blade in the one of the doors in the boards, cracking and bending it, but not breaking it all the way off. When one of them took a shot with the bent stick they were amazed by what the puck did in its flight. They soon perfected a method of curving their sticks for game use and soon the curved blades were used all over the league.
They Had To Use balls for the puck and used a tree stick for the hockey stick
Stan Mikita, the Hall of Fame Blackhawk; is believed to have been the first to use the curved blade in gameplay. Mikita, would form his blade to the desired curve by jamming in uder the lockerroom door.
I wouldn't recommend it. You can use a old wooden stick or even your backup stick but using your best one could damage the stick and then it wouldn't be your best stick!
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You probably want a stick that reaches about your belly button. DO NOT go any higher. it is better to use a stick too small for you than to use a stick too big for you.
You use a stick in the sports of ice hockey and lacrosse.
It really doesn't make a difference (except that wood sticks tend to be heavier and you also get more flex in a composite stick). It is mostly your preference.
Whichever one you feel more comfortable with.
Sidney Crosby uses the 10k sickkick reebok hockey stick
Yes, all forms of hockey use a stick.A hockey stick is a piece of equipment used in field hockey, ice hockey or roller hockey to move the ball or puck.
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hockey is a sport where you use a hockey stick and a ball.
In Ice Hockey a long wooden stick with a slick wooden blade curved at the edge is known as an Ice Hockey Stick. The Disc as you mentioned is called a Puck which is shaped like a disc and is made of vulcanized rubber and is kept frozen before games to keep the shape intact. The NHL who administers this game sets that the Goalies curve of the stick be a bit longer since it has to save the puck hit from the opponent team, Ice Hockey is considered to be the fastest game in World Sports today.
he used a wood stick
Weight is fairly irrelevant when comes to choosing a stick. If you have to ask what size to use, you are obviously new to the sport and you should be looking for a stick that comes to your waist when you hold it vertically on the ground.
No, lacrosse is not the same thing as field hockey. In field hockey you use a stick with a curved base on the ground and hit it to your team mate, or you can dribble it up the field. The goal in field hockey is much bigger than a lacrosse goal. In lacrosse you throw and catch a ball using a stick with a net and you can run with the ball in you stick. Lacrosse is a much faster paced game too. In lacrosse you wear eye protection and a mouth guard, in field hockey you wear shin guards and a mouth guard. Both sports are really fun.