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#1 Hockeytown0001

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Posted 01 September 2013 - 05:22 PM

Before: 

 

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After:

 

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Much better looking, IMO. 


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Posted 01 September 2013 - 05:42 PM

Without the red strokes I liked the old ones better but they are both okay.


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Posted 01 September 2013 - 05:43 PM

hmmm square looking shoulders



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Posted 01 September 2013 - 05:51 PM

I like the changes, but I'm generally a fan of minimalistic designs too, so when noise is removed I typically tend to favor it.  Also I'm a sucker for laces (real ones).



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Posted 01 September 2013 - 06:15 PM

Need more revenue?



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Posted 01 September 2013 - 07:07 PM

Better.  Now they just need new home ones- the less elfin, the better.

 

The red and green in the logo is fine, but there needs to be less red in the rest of the uni or the whole thing looks like their helmets should have pointy ears and their skates should have curly toes.



#7 Jedi

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Posted 01 September 2013 - 07:10 PM

First new jersery design unveiled this offseason that I actually don't mind.

Now they need to update their home unis to match.

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is a fearsome king with a deep mighty voice, least, that's what I've come to understand.

And I've also heard it told, that he's something to behold, like a lobster, huge and red!

When he sets out to slay with his rain gear on, carting bulging sacks with his big great arms, that is so I've heard it said.

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Posted 01 September 2013 - 07:29 PM

And, the great reveal was done at the Minnesota State Fair...sweet!

They're whining about the money they're losing, but they're not afraid to waste "production value" money on this video.

The only think missing is a crane shot.


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#9 Hockeytown0001

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Posted 01 September 2013 - 08:21 PM

First new jersery design unveiled this offseason that I actually don't mind.

Now they need to update their home unis to match.

 

The red or green? 


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#10 wingedominance13

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Posted 01 September 2013 - 08:22 PM

Aww man no more Xmas colors

#11 Jedi

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Posted 01 September 2013 - 08:35 PM

 
The red or green? 

If I were in charge, I would make a green and white jersey that's like a home version of the new road jerseys, then ditch both the current "Christmas" home jerseys and the third jerseys too.

But, that's just my opinion.

"And the best, I must confess, I have saved for the last, for the ruler of this Christmas land,

is a fearsome king with a deep mighty voice, least, that's what I've come to understand.

And I've also heard it told, that he's something to behold, like a lobster, huge and red!

When he sets out to slay with his rain gear on, carting bulging sacks with his big great arms, that is so I've heard it said.

And on a dark cold night, under full moon light, he flies into a fog like a vulture in the sky!

And they call him Sandy Claws!


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Posted 01 September 2013 - 08:56 PM

I'm kind of tired of the laces fad. Only the Rangers should have laces.



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Posted 01 September 2013 - 09:28 PM

I like them

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Posted 01 September 2013 - 09:30 PM

Just me but laces added to any hockey jersey just instantly makes it better. I like this a bit better but the shoulders look too square.



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Posted 01 September 2013 - 09:48 PM

I think the new jerseys should have the "red"-ish color (their current) for their C and A patches instead of the dark color.



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Posted 01 September 2013 - 09:57 PM

Is it just me or do all of these "new" sweaters just look the same?  It's like teams that want to sell more merch just make an extremely stripped-down version of their old design to lower the material and production costs and... oh wait...



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Posted 01 September 2013 - 11:12 PM

This is the first new uni of the summer that I like.  It's similar to the old one, but much cleaner.  Still has an appropriate amount of stripes, especially at the waist.  Nicely done, Wild.



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Posted 01 September 2013 - 11:20 PM

Much like the old uniforms.



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Posted 02 September 2013 - 12:13 AM

Is it just me or do all of these "new" sweaters just look the same?  It's like teams that want to sell more merch just make an extremely stripped-down version of their old design to lower the material and production costs and... oh wait...

 

I like the "newer" new ones rather than the new Rbk edge uniforms introduced in 2007, where nearly half the teams had that awful piping on theirs. 


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Posted 02 September 2013 - 04:12 AM

Improvement, yet somehow still evil. Oh, wait, no, that's just The Parise Effect.

 

For the record, I really, really like their green special jerseys. Why not just make this their road and the green one their home? That'd be cool.


Is it just me or do all of these "new" sweaters just look the same?  It's like teams that want to sell more merch just make an extremely stripped-down version of their old design to lower the material and production costs and... oh wait...

 

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