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Toronto Maple Leafs 1959-1960 On The Threshold of Greatness
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,990. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hockey, Nonfiction » History » North America
The Toronto Maple Leafs ousted the Red Wings in 1959-1960. The Detroit club with talented forwards like Gordie Howe and Alex Delvecchio was a Leafs' nemesis throughout much of the '50s after Toronto won the Stanley Cup in 1951. My ebook was researched from news clippings and Associated Press files. Readers will appreciate the history of hockey with descriptions of players and games from long ago.
Toronto Maple Leafs 1954-1955 1955-1956 Years of Frustration Seasons of Maturation
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,050. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hockey, Nonfiction » History » North America
My e-book has been researched and compiled from news clippings of Associated Press reports of NHL games printed during the mid-1950s, the era I am writing about. My work is about a team that matured albeit while struggling to compete with rival hockey teams that were basically more talented than they were. Readers will enjoy becoming reacquainted with an era of hockey history long since passed.
Mario Lemieux As Seen By His Contemporaries
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,490. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hockey, Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
There are a special few athletes whose accomplishments leave us breathless, shaking our heads in amazement, wondering how they do what they do, and leaving us left with descriptions that seem like hyperbole but still manage tell the truth. Mario Lemieux is one of those unique athletes. All hockey fans can enjoy this tribute to arguably the most dominant player in hockey history, No. 66.
Patrick Roy As Seen By His Contemporaries
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,290. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hockey, Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
Patrick Roy developed a reputation for confidence, for clutch goaltending, and for demanding excellence from himself and his teammates. This book features Roy as seen through quotations from the players, coaches, and writers who were there as Roy proved himself one of the greatest goalies in hockey history and the most influential goalie of his generation.
The Next Ones: NHL 2015 Draft Prospect Guide
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 76,710. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hockey, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
Making the most of their own viewings of these prospects coupled with the experience and acumen of several of the game's most respected amateur scouts, The Hockey Writers present the NHL 2015 Draft Prospect Guide, an extremely affordable and very convenient way for hockey fans to quickly learn more about the players drafted by their favorite teams in late June.
48 Game Misconduct
Price: Free! Words: 21,140. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2015 by aois21 publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hockey
After three work stoppages in 20 years one hockey fan had enough! His love of the game called to him but he stood in protest of the shortened 2013 NHL season.
Modern Hockey Quotations
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,010. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hockey, Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
Modern Hockey Quotations offers over 500 quotes from hockey's biggest stars about topics relevant to modern hockey fans, including the NHL entry draft, playoff hockey, lockouts, concussions and much, much more.
Tales from the Bus Leagues
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,300. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hockey
A collection of hilarious short stories from a former minor leaguer about life running the roads and playing for peanuts, with the small glimmer of hope of someday suiting up in the NHL. From shaking hands with Gary Player on the first tee at the Masters, to off-seasons living in his grandmother’s basement, Jamie McKinven talks freely about life as a struggling pro.
Rebuilding on the Fly: How Brian Burke Doomed the Maple Leafs to More Disappointment
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 85,500. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hockey
This book is about why Burke was hired, what he did and why that didn't work. The Brian Burke-era of the Maple Leafs should stand as a lesson to big market franchises in all major North American pro sports that speed is not a solution when when trying to make an old, bad team good again.
Unofficial Olympic Guidebooks - Ice Hockey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,790. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hockey, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Olympics
Nothing quite matches the excitement of the Winter Olympics! This book will be your guide to ice hockey. Learn about the history of the sport and get a recap on all the drama from Vancouver before the Sochi Games begin. Find out how the format is changing in 2014 and who will likely be the teams on the podium when the Games are done! Bonus! How to become an Ice Hockey Olympian!
NHL Nicknames
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,510. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hockey, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Who is Twigy? Gargamel? Goose? Edge? Bugsy? Flanders? Wizard? Mimi? The answers are inside this book that features Twitter handles and game-used nicknames of over 200 current NHL hockey players. It's the perfect gift for young NHL hockey fans!
Field Hockey Primer for Parents
Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 10,280. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hockey, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » History
Learn about the exciting sport of field hockey. It's played at the high school, collegiate, and international level. The sport has also been played at the Olympics for both men and women.
Turning Out The Lights: Concussions, Spectacle and the NHL
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,260. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hockey, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
In 1998 Steve Bocking suffered his second concussion in two years playing hockey. His father was a surgeon who had seen enough. He started a campaign to change the rules, and won in 2011 when Hockey Canada banned all head shots. But the NHL still refuses to listen. When did the game change? What are the dangers of concussions? Why does the world's top hockey league continue to ignore the evidence?
50 Hockey Rules
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 13,110. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hockey
50 Hockey Rules provides 50 pages of entertaining, quick-hitting advice for hockey players and fans alike, using the New Jersey Devils 2011-2012 season as a case study.
Ice Hockey Guide – Basic Rules
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,050. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013 by My Ebook Publishing House. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hockey
Learn more about the high powered, fast paced game of professional hockey. The rules are often misunderstood and confused. Ice Hockey Guide – Basic Rules breaks down rules and rink configurations and explains penalties and other causes for the officials to stop play. This easy-to-read guide contains everything for the fan and non-fan alike to understand and enjoy the sport of ice hockey.
NHL Hockey IQ: The Ultimate Test of True Fandom
Series: THE ULTIMATE TEST OF TRUE FANDOM, Book 25. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,300. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2012 by Black Mesa Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hockey, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » History
Streaking forwards, bruising defensemen, and goalies with laser-quick reflexes have created a history so deep in tradition and so rich in lore that fans have to be at their very best to keep up. NHL Hockey IQ is the supreme test of your endurance and your hockey knowledge.
So You Want Your Kid to Play Pro Hockey?
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,200. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hockey, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Less than 0.001% of all kids that start playing hockey will play a single game in the NHL. Those lucky enough to come close will experience a world filled with incredible highs and perilous lows. "So You Want Your Kid to Play Pro Hockey" takes the reader on a journey through the various levels of hockey to learn about the cultural intricacies of hockey and all its moving parts.
Hendu's Story: From Dream To Reality, Part VI: College Hockey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,190. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2012 by Pentucket Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting / child rearing, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hockey
How did the kid who was always falling down achieve his dreams of playing college hockey? Dave Hendrickson's cult classic tells it all: part memoir, part roadmap of how to achieve a dream, and part story of a father's love for his son. Hendu's Story follows the little kid with the big heart through all the tough decisions. This selection includes Part VI: College.
Hendu's Story: From Dream To Reality, Part V: College Selection
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,860. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2012 by Pentucket Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting / child rearing, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hockey
How did the kid who was always falling down achieve his dreams of playing college hockey? Dave Hendrickson's cult classic tells it all: part memoir, part roadmap of how to achieve a dream, and part story of a father's love for his son. Hendu's Story follows the little kid with the big heart through all the tough decisions. This selection includes Part V: College Selection.
Hendu's Story: From Dream To Reality, Part IV: High School
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,790. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2012 by Pentucket Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting / child rearing, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hockey
How did the kid who was always falling down achieve his dreams of playing college hockey? Dave Hendrickson's cult classic tells it all: part memoir, part roadmap of how to achieve a dream, and part story of a father's love for his son. Hendu's Story follows the little kid with the big heart through all the tough decisions. This selection includes Part IV: High School.