Kevin Hodson is a former National Hockey League goaltender. Hodson made a name for himself after helping the Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds win the Memorial Cup championship during the 1992/93 season in the Canadian Hockey League. Hodson was also named the top goaltender of the 1993 Memorial Cup tournament. After going undrafted in the NHL draft, Hodson found his way onto the star studded Detroit Red Wings roster in 1993. During the 1996/97 season, the Red Wings won the Stanley Cup as Hodson was the #3 goaltender on the team behind Mike Vernon and Chris Osgood. Although only appearing in 71 NHL regular seasons games, Hodson was liked by his teammates and was considered to be a reliable NHL backup during his 7 NHL seasons.
Since 1981, creator Mike Vaughn had a vision of making Vaughn Custom Sports a name that goaltenders all over the world knew, trusted and used throughout their playing careers. Located in Oxford, Michigan and London, Ontario, Vaughn Custom Sports has grown from making standard chest protectors in the early 80’s to becoming a world leader in the hockey industry. Some of the top NHL goaltenders have used and trusted Vaughn for years. Stanley Cup champion goaltenders such as Jonathan Quick and Matt Murray have trusted Vaughn goalie equipment for many years and continue to this day. Vaughn has been used by many iconic goaltenders throughout the years such as Carey Price, Ed Belfour, Chris Osgood, Bill Ranford and Andy Moog.