Originally posted on Fang Faction  |  Last updated 8/9/12

As a goalie myself, I feel the need to write this post with my many other goalie posts.

"Daveart", the leading goalie mask design company, released pictures Thursday of Pekka Rinne's new mask for the upcoming season. As we know, Rinne's mask was a topic of discussion last season with switching his goalie mask to the one he used two seasons ago and allowing a Predators' fan to design his mask in which he would wear in one game.

Hopefully, this new design can work for Pekka Rinne in winning the Stanley Cup. Rinne is very superstitious and if he doesn't have the correct design, his mind is semi-shot.

See the pictures of the new mask after the jump.

Thoughts on the mask

In every goalie, the mask is to their design and how they want it. As we know, Pekka Rinne is into some weird monsters. I guess it is to intimidate the opponent, to a small effect.

I really do like it as it looks like a "predator" and has the navy and gold colors on it. Daveart has made another brilliant mask, once again.

All mask pictures are property of Daveart.

MORE FROM YARDBARKER

Report: Tom Brady jammed throwing hand during Wednesday practice

Jalen Rose tells Paul Pierce he is ‘petty’ for denying Thomas tribute

Spurs announce Kawhi Leonard is out indefinitely

WWE's Roman Reigns, famous actors implicated in steroids ring

Report: SEC will not stop Alabama from hiring Hugh Freeze

LIKE WHAT YOU SEE?
GET THE DAILY NEWSLETTER:

Austin Rivers cleared air with Ariza, has yet to with Chris Paul

Mike Tomlin confirms Todd Haley out as OC

Bortles grateful for teammates' support amid heavy criticism

Report: Red Sox have offered Martinez five years, $100M

Pirates fan starts petition requesting MLB to force owner to sell team

Report: Big Ben ‘massively frustrated’ with Tomlin

The 'Fumble and The Miss' quiz

NFL Championship Weekend Predictions: History will be made in the NFC

Johnny Gaudreau, Flames hope layoff won't cool them down

NFL Referee Hotline Bling: The Saints miss an important long-distance call

Ranking baseball's GMs entering the 2018 season

Case Keenum deserves better than the also-ran description

Greatest NFL Conference Championship moments ever

College basketball’s most underrated stars

Best performances in the history of NFL Conference Championship games

The 'All Jolly Rogers at half-mast' quiz

Eight gutsy NBA trade deadline deals that would turn the tide

Best players to debut on the 2018 Baseball Hall of Fame ballot

Predators News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Yardbarker Privacy Policy and Terms of Service. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.

Ranking baseball's GMs entering the 2018 season

NFL Referee Hotline Bling: The Saints miss an important long-distance call

Johnny Gaudreau, Flames hope layoff won't cool them down

The 'Fumble and The Miss' quiz

NFL Championship Weekend Predictions: History will be made in the NFC

Greatest NFL Conference Championship moments ever

The 'All Jolly Rogers at half-mast' quiz

Best players to debut on the 2018 Baseball Hall of Fame ballot

Case Keenum deserves better than the also-ran description

The 'It's a walk-off!' quiz

Today's Best Stuff
For Publishers
Company Info
Help
Follow Yardbarker