## What flex stick do most NHL players use?

85-100
With that all said, the majority of NHL players use a stick with flex in the 85-100 range. Forwards tend to use a lower flex. Some players with a notable low flex are Johnny Gaudreau with a 55 flex and Phil Kessel with a 65 flex.

## Does Flex on a hockey stick matter?

The simple answer is yes, a shorter stick will feel stiffer and will perform more similarly to a stick with a higher flex number. A longer stick will feel softer and will perform more like a stick with a lower flex number.

How much does cutting a stick effect Flex?

Cutting a hockey stick down can affect how the stick feels and plays. Cutting a hockey stick down one inch will add around 3-5 flex.

### What does stick flex mean?

The answer to the above question is fairly straightforward: The flex of a hockey stick is the measurement of the amount of pressure required to bend the stick one inch, expressed in pounds.

### What stick does Connor McDavid use 2021?

CCM Jetspeed FT4 Pro
CCM Jetspeed FT4 Pro A number of CCM’s top athletes have been spotted with the upcoming addition to the Jetspeed family, including Edmonton Oilers superstar Connor McDavid (though we all know that he will be back to his trusty SuperTacks in no time).

What should the Flex value be on a hockey stick?

Here is a chart that shows the usual flex values in hockey sticks: 1 Youth = 40 flex 2 Junior = 50 flex 3 Mid or Intermediate flex = 60-75 flex 4 Regular flex = 85 flex 5 Stiff flex = 100 flex 6 Extra stiff = 110 flex More

## How tall does a hockey stick need to be?

Hockey Stick Flex Chart Age Group Height Weight Stick Flex Tyke (3 – 5) 3’0″ – 3’10” 30 – 65 lbs. 20 – 25 flex Youth (5 – 8) 3’6″ – 4’8″ 40 – 80 lbs. 30 – 40 flex Junior (7 – 12) 4’4″ – 5’1″ 70 – 110 lbs. 40 – 52 flex Intermediate (11 – 14) 4’11” – 5’8″ 95 – 140 lbs. 55 – 70 flex

## Which is better 85 flex or 75 flex stick?

You may find that the 85 is too stiff for you, and there is nothing wrong with using a 75 flex stick. The same goes if you think the 85 flex has too much flex and need something stiffer.

How old do you have to be to flex a hockey stick?

Junior shafts are generally for young players, while intermediate shafts are made for youth and adults, and senior stick are typically used by players 14 years of age and up. The flex also varies depending on the shaft type.

What flex stick do most NHL players use? 85-100 With that all said, the majority of NHL players use a stick with flex in the 85-100 range. Forwards tend to use a lower flex. Some players with a notable low flex are Johnny Gaudreau with a 55 flex and Phil Kessel with a 65 flex.…