This is a good idea but may require some tweaking to fit your pads. I had to punch new holes on the attachment tabs to install the hook. Then I had to tweak the elastic bands because they were too loose and easily detached from the hook when playing.
After spending a season killing my back and sweating like crazy struggling to get laces tied to skates on my Novice player, we now have these going into Atom. He's spent most of summer development practicing getting them on and off so I can finally not be the only mom in the dressing room!