Well, this isn’t huge news, there are a lot of sports fans out there that think this is bad news.
This may be very similar to what all NHL teams will have to change their uniforms to:
Notice the more streamlined shape.
While some people think this is a less masculine jersey, it will be good for the NHL if they change. First, new sales of jerseys. Second, when fans where the jersey, they won’t look as awkward. Third, fewer phantom penalties for hooking or holding because the refs will actually be able to see the contact with the player.