Team USA standouts Jack Johnson and Nick Leddy have signed endorsement contracts with USA Hockey partner Shock Doctor, the sports protection company announced today.
Both defenseman will have access to the full line of Shock Doctor performance driven-sports protection, including the ShockSkin Hockey base protective apparel and the full line of Shock Doctor mouthguards. The blueliners will also work with the Shock Doctor research and development team to provide feedback from their experiences as elite professional athletes.
A member of the U.S. Men’s National Team that won a silver medal at the 2010 Olympic Winter Games in Vancouver, Johnson was drafted third overall in the 2005 NHL Entry Draft by the Carolina Hurricanes and is entering his sixth season in the National Hockey League, all of which have been spent with the Los Angeles Kings. In all, Johnson has represented Team USA on nine separate occasions and won a gold medal in the 2005 International Ice Hockey Federation World Men’s Under-18 Championships.
Leddy, who earned a bronze medal for the U.S. at the 2011 IIHF Junior World Championships, was drafted in the first round (16th overall) of the 2009 NHL Entry Draft by the Minnesota Wild before being traded to the Chicago Blackhawks in 2010.
About Shock Doctor
Shock Doctor is known as the undisputed leader in mouthguard technology and considered the leading innovator in sports protection around the globe. Their belief in combining design and technology to achieve better protection and performance is now trusted by fearless athletes in a growing number of products and sports, from youth to amateur to pro. Learn more at http://www.shockdoctor.com. Follow Shock Doctor on Facebook and Twitter.
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