Books tagged: hockey history

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Pucks On The 'Net
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,200. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hockey
Hockey History Blogger Joe Pelletier shares his favorite stories from the history of hockey. Weird, wacky, inspiring, amazing, and funny stories in this book inspired by his website. GreatestHockeyLegends.com presents Pucks On The 'Net.
So, You Be Keon and I'll Be Mahovlich
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,610. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / Hockey, Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Canada / General
5 Star ForeWord Clarion Rating: A heart-warming story about a boy who dreams of playing for the Toronto Maple Leafs of the National Hockey League. The spirit of hockey legend, Bill Barilko, helps him to overcome his fears to pursue his passion. "So, You Be Keon and I'll Be Mahovlich is sure to hold a place of honor on the bookshelves of all who read it." - ForeWord Clarion Review
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?
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.