10 24 2017

Science and Hockey: Shea Weber’s Slapper

Science and Hockey: Shea Weber’s Slapper

Ever wonder why some NHLer’s are able to blast the puck so hard? Two professors from Belmont University have taken a closer look at Shea Weber, Jordin Tootoo and Cody Franson’s slappers. They were filmed and fitted with special sensors to help analyze their shots. So how fast do they really shoot and how does it all work? Watch the video and find out more!

 

*video courtesy of Nashville Predators

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