The NHL’s partnership with GoPro has provided us with some incredible first-person footage of some of the world’s best players showing off their skills, but we’ve yet to see the cameras used in live game action. Thanks to another wearable tech company, though, the CWHL’s Brampton Thunder will be the first team in professional hockey history to wear helmet-mounted cameras during live play.
For their season finale this Sunday, Feb. 21, several Thunder players will be taking the ice wearing UHWK Show, a helmet-mounted POV camera that will capture in-game footage. The Thunder, currently in third place in the CWHL, will wear the cameras for their contest against the second-place Calgary Inferno in a game that could potentially have a major impact on playoff seeding.
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