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Broken Wings
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 106,520. Language: American English. Published: October 2, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hockey, Nonfiction » History » Reference
Given a second chance at the NHL, Atlanta immediately embraced the expansion Thrashers, but little could anyone have imagined that the ghosts of decades past would again rise from the crypt to haunt the fans, who were about to become history’s victims for a second time. Read all the details in a year-by-year history of one of pro hockey’s worst-run teams of all time.
Lessons From Behind the Glass
Price: $7.51 USD. Words: 48,880. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hockey, Nonfiction » Parenting » Physical fitness
Whether you are about to lace up your child's skates for the first time, or you have a young teen who is coming to the end of his or her Minor Hockey career, Lessons from Behind the Glass is the perfect companion to help you through your most crazy moments in the stands. From politics to perspective to passion, this book will help guide you to a balanced and less stressful life in the arena.
Tales from the Dog Pound
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,840. Language: Canadian English. Published: November 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hockey, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Hockey historian Curtis Walker chronicles the Canadian junior hockey fan experience as he follows the Ontario Hockey League’s Niagara IceDogs from his vantage point up in the corner of the brand-new Meridian Center in downtown St. Catharines, sharing many of his off-color observations in the stands and taking the reader along for the ride on several fan bus trips.
View from Section 26
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,640. Language: Canadian English. Published: May 13, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hockey
View from Section 26 is a collection of off-the-wall stories along with an irreverent look at the characters behind them that make minor-league hockey unique. Featured is the IHL's Manitoba Moose, a team as unwanted as any in the history of the game and badly neglected by its ownership.
I Am Not Paul Bunyan And Other Tall Tales
Series: Sports: The Business and Politics of Sports. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 165,120. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hockey
Hockey players have stories. All you have to do is ask a question about something that happened and step back and allow them to talk. The stories seem to be neither exaggerated tall tales except the stories are neither exaggerated nor tall tales. The stories you are about to read are true and the names have not been changed to protect either the innocent or guilty.
The Pepper Kid: The Life and Times of Ken Randall, Hockey's Bad Hombre
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 144,520. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hockey, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
History comes to life in this sweeping saga about the first captain of Toronto's original NHL team. Ken Randall's journey begins in the days of pro hockey's infancy as he toiled in over 100 arenas that no longer exist, won two Stanley Cups, and played with and against the early icons of the sport. You'll meet all the characters that wove the game...
Hockey's Greatest Players
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,260. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hockey
An objectively ranked list of the greatest hockey players of all time.
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.
Lean About Sports Box Set
Price: $8.10 USD. Words: 29,350. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hockey
Lean About Sports Box Set Now, for the first time ever, and only for a limited time, you can get this value-priced, limited edition boxed set. Lean About Sports Box Set ncludes three bestselling books from My Ebook Publishing House: Book #1 - Ice Hockey Guide – Basic Rules Book #2 - Yachting For Beginners Book #3 - Soccer for Beginners - Learn The Rules Of The Soccer Game
My New Hero (Memories of "The Rink Rats")
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 33,400. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014 by DAYSPRINGS PUBLISHING. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hockey, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Sports & Recreation / Hockey
It has been 30+ years since my “First Stick” was stolen. This story was born out of the fantasy that, one day, I just might be reunited with that memorable treasure! In that interest, here's a description. Just in case: mint condition in spite of game use, a Titan 2020 (red/white), date stamped “1983” on lower shaft. signed in felt: “To Doug, Best Wishes,Wayne Gretzky 99
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.
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?
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.
River of Champions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,620. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hockey, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
A true, against-all-odds story about common teen-aged boys whose single goal, and the path to reach it, turned them into extraordinary young men. It is a heart-warming story of desire, grit, and determination of boys who dare to attempt the impossible dream.
The Rookie Hockey Mom: How to Play the Game's Toughest Position
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 39,320. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hockey
In The Rookie Hockey Mom, veteran hockey mom Melissa Walsh, the mother of four hockey players and a recreational player herself, takes mothers by the glove through every aspect of the youth hockey journey. Loaded with the wisdom that only a real hockey mom can offer, The Rookie Hockey Mom is a must for hockey-crazy families and the women who drive them everywhere.
Game Night in Buffalo
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 60,600. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hockey, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Although the record wouldn't indicate it, the city of Buffalo and the region of Western New York has enjoyed a long and storied sporting history, and Game Night in Buffalo is the proof. This collection of 25 never-to-be-forgotten games and performances will stir memories because they are events that have shaped Buffalo fandom and defined the parameters of bar room rants for generations to come.
Thank You Sabres
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 78,240. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hockey
In just their third year of existence as an NHL expansion team, not much was expected of the 1972-73 Buffalo Sabres. But these upstarts, led by future Hall of Famer Gilbert Perreault, qualified for the playoffs and gave the fans of Buffalo a season they will never forget. When it was over, a sellout crowd at the Aud chanted “Thank You Sabres” and a love affair between town and team was born.

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