New England Hockey Journal's October buyer's guide features all the latest and greatest products from the top manufacturers of hockey gloves.
SUPREME TOTALONE Glove
The TOTALONE glove (pictured right) fits close to the hand and provides maximum impact protection. A nubuck leather palm provides impressive durability and grip.
VAPOR APX Glove
The APX glove features a tapered fit with Free Flex technology that allows for ultimate mobility with every movement.
4-ROLL PRO Glove
The 4-ROLL PRO glove has a roomier, more loose fit and features a soft, pro-style palm for superior comfort.
CCM Crazy Light
The Crazy Light glove is built wider at the cuff and narrower in the fingers. This glove is perfect for stickhandlers and players looking to get a better hold of their stick.
The U12 glove (pictured right) is a lightweight, low-profile glove. This design gives players the opportunity for quicker hands and better reaction time.
CCM 4-Roll Pro
The 4-roll pro is the redesign of classic construction. A loose-fitting glove that was designed to meet the standards of pro players.
The G65 is a high-end performance classic 4-roll Pro Knit glove, featuring dual density foam and plastic inserts for added protection and a Clarino Pro Palm with seamless index and pinky fingers providing a pro feel.
The G55 features an Pro Knit exterior with dual-density foam and plastic inserts to ensure both feel and protection. Featuring unique backhand design providing easy flexion and extension of the fingers and unique thumb angle for enhanced grip, and a Clarino Pro Palm with silicone texture for a better grip and seamless fingers.
The G45 features a polyester exterior with dual-density foam to ensure both feel and protection. Featuring unique backhand design providing easy flexion and extension of the fingers and unique thumb angle for enhanced grip, and a synthetic Palm with silicone texture for a better grip.
The Reebok 4-Roll 9000 glove was built with pro expectations in mind. This loose fitting glove is where advanced technology meets classic construction.
The 11K KFS gloves (pictured right) have an anatomical low-profile fit and unique two-piece glove-in-glove construction, engineered for stick handling in and out of tight spots.
The 9K KFS gloves feature a seamless flexible cuff with no binding for increased fit accuracy and flexibility.
The Bonafide X glove (pictured right) features a classic four-bar traditional design, Bone System backhand protection with Tri-Lam foam, and a Clarino Authentic Pro Palm. Available in eight stock colors.
Retro Remix LE
Available this October, the Retro Remix Limited-Edition glove features a classic four-bar traditional design, a Clarino Authentic Pro Palm, and is available in six retro team throwback colors.
This article originally appeared in the October 2012 issue of New England Hockey Journal.