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So the ever-popular RVH technique seems to have become the addiction/hard drug of the goaltending world: sure it feels cool to do, but then you get stuck doing it all the time, and it also hurts you and everyone around you. I've noticed A LOT of bad angle RVH goals in what seems like 1-3 games a night this season (or one every game if you're Markstrom or Allen). I've also seen the controversy it generated due to the Canadian World Junior loss. It's come under fire from goalie coaches and even regular joes who recognize it's now an issue. It is very clearly costing teams games at this point. One thing I've always noticed about using RVH is the strain it places on your hips, quads, and hamstrings. Could RVH becoming more a "technique" than a reaction be a cause of more frequent injuries as well? The increase in goalie injuries the last three years, around the start of it's overuse and popularization, has me wondering if there's something to my suspicions. Any goalie coaches on here have any advice or ideas of what can be done to change this trend? I remember when VH became overused, but not like this.