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This Is Why You Wear an Athletic Cup

James Heuser
James Heuser
Ken ChinSocial Media StaffNovember 10, 2013

At the Washington Capitals practice today, video coach Brett Leonhardt stood in as the goalie. And by the looks of the damage caused, Leonhardt took a direct hit. One can only hope the cup performed as advertised or else Leonhardt would be in a world of pain no man wants to imagine.


Thanks to Deadspin for the find and James Heuser for the photo.

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