Built for the close stick defenseman who likes to have a little more meat on their bones, but still have the ability to strike quick. New Therma-Loc resin boosts performance in high heat by maintaining head shape and stiffness. he optional LOC-THROAT features gives the player full control of their head. Insert the LOC-THROAT for better head to shaft attachment or leave it out for a lighter feel. Bottom rail designed for Mid to Mid/High pocket to help with gaining immediate ball control after ground ball pick-ups. QX-D provides increased durability for the defensive minded player. Optional LOC-THROAT feature; insert LOC-THROAT for better head to handle attachment or leave out for light weight performance.