NHL 21: Best goalie loadout builds in the World of Chel

We will cover five different builds for the goalie and tell you how they can improve your game effectiveness.

Short Stand-Up

  • Type – Stand-Up
  • Height – 6’0”
  • Weight – 180 lbs.
  • Trait Slot 1 – Glove High 2
  • Trait Slot 2 – Gotcha! 2
  • Specialty – Cross Crease Master

This build lets you build a short pro player who is good at tracking down high shots and one-timers while maintaining a decent positional speed. The reduced weight of this build allows for a high agility and speed. The first trait, Glove High 2 will give your build a high glove high rating as well as a good Stick High rating. Gotcha! 2 boosts your speed as well as your Poke Check. The Cross Crease Master specialty makes you better at saving cross crease attempts.

Tall Stand-Up

  • Type – Stand-Up
  • Height – 6’5”
  • Weight – 180 lbs.
  • Trait Slot 1 – Glove High 2
  • Trait Slot 2 – Gotcha! 2
  • Specialty – Cross Crease Master

Tall stand-up presents some similarities with the short stand-up with the main difference being your player’s height. This build makes you better at blocking high shots while limiting your moving capability.

Butterfly

  • Type – Butterfly
  • Height – 6’0”
  • Weight – 180 lbs.
  • Trait Slot 1 – Stick Low 2/Glove Low 2
  • Trait Slot 2 – Gotcha! 2
  • Specialty – Cross Crease Master

This build gives you lower agility and speed compared to the short stand-up while giving you better low shots. It comes with the same traits and specialties.

Short Hybrid

  • Type – Hybrid
  • Height – 6’0”
  • Weight – 180 lbs.
  • Trait Slot 1 – Glove High 2/Glove Low 2/Stick Low 2
  • Trait Slot 2 – Gotcha! 2
  • Specialty – Cross Crease Master

This build gives you good chances to block high and low shots. It boosts your speed and your mobility; you can chose various traits depending on your style.

Tall Hybrid

  • Type – Hybrid
  • Height – 6’5”
  • Weight – 180 lbs.
  • Trait Slot 1 – Glove High 2
  • Trait Slot 2 – Gotcha! 2
  • Specialty – Cross Crease Master

This last loadout gives you good mobility and makes you effective against high shots and short-side wristers.

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