New York Rangers and Connecticut Whale goaltender Cam Talbot would have been a mere three years old when the comedy first hit the silver screen. That he will be wearing this playful mask this season, indicates the staying power of the film – and provides a glimpse of Talbot’s sense of humour.
Dave Gunnarsson of Daveart.com created this comedic mask he calls “Ectoplasm Rocker” for Talbot to wear during the 2012-2013 season.
“Take cover … sliming ghost stuff all over,” Gunnarsson wrote on his Facebook page. “There are some really slimy ghosts on the move in NY city … it’s chaos all over! Slime is dripping … and even the Statue of Liberty is attacked by the slime she looks really afraid … And the Stay Puff dude is walking down town … But hold on, rescue is on the way, the red lightning shots all over is the rescue team coming!”
That combination of slime and Stay-Puft puts Talbot’s new mask among the early favourites for the best of the season: