Is this the first goalie mask to feature a player's kids?
Do not like. Reminds me of this kind of thing. . .
Smith's an idiot though, so carry on I guess?
I believe Bryzgalov had paintings done by his kids replicated on his mask. Mask artwork is subjective. I don't really care for it but it's not terrible. It's not my mask anyway, so I don't really care that much.
at the draft party a couple of years ago, and under a considerable haze, i heard Birdman yell out the following (about 4 or 5 times, i think) - "don't marry yourselves to players!" he went on to reiterate that idea more than once on the boards, and i believe it to be absolutely sage.
I actually expected this mask when I saw this thread: