Most sticks are designed for shooting and handling ice pucks, so roller player may not completely benefit from the amount of potential energy stored in the shaft.
Traditional ice pucks weight about 6 oz, while roller pucks weight about 3.5 oz. The Slivvver clocks in at about 4.4 oz. So you will get the best of both world when it comes to Bauer’s new puck. The heavier design will prevent the puck rolling on its edge as well as bouncing, a common occurrence in roller.
Recently the collegiate roller hockey league, the NCRHA, has made the Bauer Slivvver the official puck of the league. So far there has been a lot of positive comments regarding the pucks coming from the league.
Overall, these pucks are pretty solid and give roller players more of an ice puck feel. The Bauer Slivvver comes in both red and black. Check them out at both Inline & Ice Warehouse!