John Tavares Of The London Knights Breaks OHL Goal-Scoring Record In Classic Style With A Hat Trick
…AND HE DOES IT ALL IN HIS CCM U+ GEAR!
Montreal, Quebec, Canada, March 11, 2009 — John Tavares of the London Knights scored his 215th career OHL goal, giving him two more than the previous record holder, Peter Lee, who scored 213 times with the Ottawa 67’s from 1971 to 1976. Tavares, who leads the OHL scoring with 104 points (58 G and 46 A) broke the 33 year old record with seven minutes left in the game and received a prolonged standing ovation.
John Tavares’ Equipment of choice:
Skates: U+ Pro. The U+ Pro skate is powered by U Foam, which molds perfectly to each individual foot during the heating process.
Runners: Rocket Runner. The Rocker Runner is an innovative lightweight hybrid runner that is 35-60 grams lighter than all others.
Stick: U+ CL. The U+ CL is built from the inside out with no blade insertion. Instead, the blade is molded over both sides of the shaft, making it a true one-piece stick.
Helmet: CCM Vector. Pro approved to pass the mirror test, the Vector helmet has an aerodynamic shell with the widest field of vision in the industry. It is available with either an EPP liner with heat activated memory foam or a mechanically attached dual density VN liner.
Gloves: CCM Vector. The CCM Vector glove is built to withstand slap shots and slashes while hugging your hand for a perfect fit.
All of these CCM products are currently available in stores. For more information, visit www.ccmsports.com.