- David Fleming, ESPN The Magazine
One of the Hall's oldest sticks tells the tale of the Winnipeg Victorias,
runners-up for the 1899 Stanley Cup. Like many sticks from this period, it's
handmade from rock elm, a sturdy wood that bends well under pressure. You
know, like a good goalie.
With help from the Hall of Fame, ESPN The Magazine presents a photo gallery depicting the history of hockey sticks.