A colorful image of hockey gear includes a green stick, a blue puck, and an orange, purple, and red helmet. A blue-streaked image underneath the hockey equipment indicates that it is a fast-paced sport.
Ice hockey, street hockey, and field hockey are variants of the same game played with a curved stick and a puck or ball. Links to hockey equipment suppliers are included on the page.
Americans play four different types of hockey: ice hockey, rink hockey, field hockey, and in-line roller hockey. In addition to hockey sticks, each type of hockey requires specialized equipment.