Unless you’re a serious collector of hockey jerseys, you might not know the differences between Reebok Premier and Edge jerseys. Here is our guide to what makes these jerseys different.

Reebok Premier Vs. Edge Guide

Premier Reebok NHL JerseysAuthentic Reebok EDGE NHL Jerseys
Price Value priced Premium
Brand Reebok Reebok EDGE
Licensed by NHL Officially licensed NHL product Officially licensed NHL product
General Overview Replica jerseys are designed for fans and engineered to duplicate the on-ice team jerseys. Lighter and slimmer than the authentic jerseys with professionally stitched letters and numbers. These jerseys are exactly like the ones worn by the NHL hockey players. The jersey has room for hockey shoulder pads and is constructed to withstand intense ice action. The letters and numbers are professionally stitched onto the jersey to replicate exactly your favorite player.
Material A comfortable High-quality 100% polyester two-way stretch pique fabric with solid mesh inserts for ventilation around the arms and back. Four-way stretch core body material with Bead Away™ water repellent treatment, PlayDry™ moisture management technology and are designed with lightweight, advanced materials to provide increased range of motion, ventilation, durability and comfort.
Neck / Collar NHL Shield patch sewn on front neck insert. Reebok woven neck tape in the collar seam. Reebok®/NHL® Center Ice® authentic woven neck label. Play Dry® performance Lycratalic (with polyester ribknit where applicable) in neck collar.
Letters & Numbers Hand-sewn NHL calibre tackle twill numbers and letters. Letters, numbers and placement follow the specifications outlined by the NHL. Hand-sewn NHL calibre tackle twill numbers and letters. Letters, numbers and placement follow the specifications outlined by the NHL and names are sewn onto twill nameplates.
Fit Normal. Larger. Designed for shoulder pads of hockey player so we recommend that you choose one size smaller than you normally wear.
Sizing Small, Medium, Large, X-Large and XX-Large. Does not come in size 48. They come in 46, 50, 52, 54, 56, 60.
Fightstrap None. Yes. Authentic tie-down fight strap attached to the inside lower back.
Team Crest on Front Team front and shoulder crests (where applicable) feature a combination of direct stitched embroidery and twill applique. Team front and shoulder crests (where applicable) feature a combination of direct stitched embroidery and twill applique.
Tags Sewn into Garment Jock tag on lower left. Reebok®/NHL® Center Ice® jock tag with numeric sizing applied to lower left.
Reinforcement X-trafil fabric for additional reinforcement in shoulder and elbow areas. Reinforced stitching on all seams and hems.
Tags yes yes

 

 Premier Replica NHL jersey  Authentic NHL jersey

Front Crest on a Replica NHL jersey

Front Crest on an Authentic NHL jersey

Team crest on the sleeve of the Replica NHL jersey
Team crest on the sleeve of the Replica NHL jersey

Team crest on the sleeve of the Authentic NHL jersey
Team crest on the sleeve of the Authentic NHL jersey

Player number on the sleeve of the Replica NHL jersey
Player number on the sleeve of the Replica NHL jersey

Player number on the sleeve of the Authentic NHL jersey
Player number on the sleeve of the Authentic NHL jersey

Player Name Customization on a Replica NHL Jersey
Player Name Customization on a Replica NHL Jersey

Player Name Customization on an Authentic NHL Jersey
Player Name Customization on an Authentic NHL Jersey

Neck of a Replica NHL Jersey
Neck of a Replica NHL Jersey

Neck of an Authentic NHL Jersey
Neck of an Authentic NHL Jersey

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