Found February 06, 2014 on Diehardsport:

On March 1st, the Pittsburgh Penguins and Chicago Blackhawks will square off at Soldier Field for another Stadium Series game. Blackhawks goalie Antti Raanta will don these awesome and unique pads for the game, though Corey Crawford should be starting. I love the four feathers on the pads and the Blackhawks secondary logo on the blocker and catcher. [Reddit Hockey] The post Blackhawks goalie Antti Raanta unveils unique pads for Stadium Series appeared first on Diehardsport.

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