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Birth of a Dynasty

by Alan Hahn & Bob Nystrom Sports Publishing (August 01, 2012)

The National Hockey League saw the birth of a new dynasty in 1980. The New York Islanders had been an expansion franchise in 1972 in the New York City suburbs of Long Island. For years they played in the long...


Ice Storm: The Rise and Fall of the Greatest Vancouver Canucks Team Ever

by Bruce Dowbiggin Greystone Books (October 04, 2014)

In 2008, the Vancouver Canucks were Team Modern, revolutionizing the NHL under their new GM, former player agent Mike Gillis. Cool, calculating, and unsparing with the media, the onetime number one draft pick...


White Snow Blackout

by Joseph A. Byrne eBookIt.com (February 21, 2013)

In 1972, when Paul Henderson scored that great goal for Canada against Soviet Russia, the whole country stood still. It gave us cause to be proud of our game, our players, our love for it.

White Snow Blackout...


Tales from the Boston College Hockey Locker Room

by Tom Burke & Reid Oslin Sports Publishing (October 07, 2014)

With five Division I national championships to its credit—most recently in 2012—the men’s hockey program at Boston College is a force to be reckoned with year after year. Tales from the Boston College Hockey...


Reflections 2011: The NHL Hockey Year in Photographs

by Michael A. Berger, Getty Images, Nhl Images & The NHL Players Association et al. Greystone Books (September 23, 2011)

What defines one National Hockey League season from another are those moments-the record-setting goals, the stunning saves, the thrilling overtime victories-that flash before the eyes of hockey fans. Reflections...


The Wait Is Over

by John Kreiser & Neil Smith Sports Publishing (May 06, 2014)

After an over 50-year drought, the New York Rangers defeated the Vancouver Canucks in a dramatic seven-game series to capture the Stanley Cup in 1994. For this reason and countless more, 1993–94 will forever...


Now You Know Hockey: The Book of Answers

by Doug Lennox Dundurn (September 29, 2008)

Doug Lennox, the head referee of Q&A, delivers the score on everything from All-Stars to Zambonis, the skinny on how the term hat trick originated, and the answer to just where hockey was invented. You'll also...


Behind the Net

by Stan Fischler Sports Publishing (November 01, 2013)

In Stan Fischler’s latest hockey classic, Behind the Net, Fischler includes a collection of short, zany (but true!) tales that have taken place over more than a half century of hockey-watching. An easy read...


Tales from the Pittsburgh Penguins Locker Room

by Joe Starkey & Mike Lange Sports Publishing (November 01, 2013)

Readers have the chance to meet the Pittsburgh Penguins, one of the wildest, wackiest, most wonderful sports franchises that ever waddled its way across North America. If Penguins fans are not shedding tears...


A Great Game

by Stephen J. Harper Simon & Schuster (November 05, 2013)

Drawing on extensive archival records and illustrations, histories of the sport, and newspaper files, Canada’s Prime Minister delves into the fascinating early years of ice hockey.

In the tumultuous beginnings...


Tales from the St. Louis Blues Locker Room

by Bob Plager & Tom Wheatley Sports Publishing (October 01, 2013)

Nobody bleeds Blue like Bob Plager, considered one of the funniest men in hockey. This rollicking book details Plager’s romance with the Bluenotes from day one in 1967 to the present day. He was an original...


Legends of the Detroit Red Wings

by Richard Kincaide Sports Publishing (October 01, 2013)

Kincaide brings to life what was at once the most glorious and the most tumultuous time in Detroit hockey history, the Original Six era. Red Wings stars interviewed for Legends of the Detroit Red Wings won 35...


Detroit Red Wings

by Stan Fischler Sports Publishing (May 01, 2012)

One of the National Hockey League’s “Original Six,” few teams in professional hockey have enjoyed more success than the Detroit Red Wings. In this newly revised edition, Stan “the Hockey Maven” Fischler...


As The Puck Turns

by Brian Conacher Collins (October 15, 2013)

The Conacher name is well known across the country as the first family of hockey. Son of hockey legend Lionel Conacher—Canada's Athlete of the First Half-Century (1900-1950)—as well as the sixth family member...


Rayzor's Edge

by Rob Ray, Budd Bailey & Matthew Barnaby Sports Publishing (November 01, 2011)

Rob Ray was known as one of the NHL’s toughest players of the 1990s. During his thirteen seasons with the Buffalo Sabres he twice lead the league in time spent in the penalty box. Ray was known for his jersey-off...


Tales from the Chicago Blackhawks Locker Room

by Harvey Wittenberg & Bruce Wolf Sports Publishing (June 01, 2003)

As one of the NHL’s original six teams, the Chicago Blackhawks have given their fans millions of heart-stopping memories, thousands of unforgettable stories, and five Stanley Cup Championships. Now fans of...


Tales from the New Jersey Devils Locker Room

by Mike Kerwick & Glenn Chico Resch Sports Publishing (October 20, 2011)

In Tales from the New Jersey Devils Locker Room, former New Jersey goalie Chico Resch and coauthor Mike Kerwick bring readers along for a wild ride from the lean early seasons to the three Stanley Cup championships...


Tales from the Toronto Maple Leafs Locker Room

by David Shoalts Sports Publishing (November 01, 2012)

The glory years for the Toronto Maple Leafs—four Stanley Cups in the 1960s—may be distant memories, but what the team lacks in recent accomplishments is made up for by their history, which is rich in drama,...


Tales from the Los Angeles Kings Locker Room

by Bob Miller Sports Publishing (April 13, 2013)

In Tales from the Los Angeles Kings Locker Room, Bob Miller shares 40 years of Hollywood hockey with fans, reminding them of the highs and lows of Los Angeles hockey, while entertaining them with behind-the-scenes...


Tales from the Boston Bruins Locker Room

by Kerry Keene Sports Publishing (June 01, 2011)

In this fascinating collection of Bruins tales, Kerry Keene brings readers behind the scenes and captures the stories that have defined the franchise throughout its storied history. From the team’s inception...


Historical Dictionary of Ice Hockey

by Laurel Zeisler Scarecrow Press (December 19, 2012)

Historical Dictionary of Ice Hockey traces the history and evolution of hockey in general, as well as individual topics, from their beginnings to the present, through a chronology, an introductory essay, appendixes,...


They Call Me Killer

by Brian Kilrea & James Duthie Collins (June 25, 2013)

An intimate, humorous look at Brian Kilrea's 60-year career in junior hockey.

With more wins than any coach in junior hockey history, and a personality as large as his winning record, Brian Kilrea is more than...


Hockey Dad

by Bob McKenzie Collins (July 23, 2013)

A revealing look at the good, the bad, and the ugly of minor hockey culture Known as TSN's "Hockey Insider," Canada's Bob McKenzie is synonymous with the sport and one of its most respected analysts. In Hockey...


Marcel Pronovost: A Life in Hockey

by Marcel Pronovost & Bob Duff Biblioasis (November 13, 2012)

A biography of the 8-time Stanley Cup Champion and NHL Hall of Famer Marcel Pronovost.


European Ice Hockey Championship Results: Since 1910

by Tomasz Malolepszy Scarecrow Press (February 28, 2013)

In European Ice Hockey Championship Results: Since 1910, Tomasz Malolepszy charts this popular sport in Europe with a complete statistical history of both the men’s and women’s competition. For the first...


Tales from the Montreal Canadiens Locker Room: A Collection of the Greatest Canadiens Stories Ever Told

by Robert S. Lefebvre Sports Publishing (December 12, 2012)

When most sports fans hear the stat 3,000, they immediately turn to baseball. But for those fans whose breath comes out in frosty puffs, and who bleed ice and snow, 3,000 can only mean one thing—the glory...


Game of My Life New York Rangers

by John Halligan & John Kreiser Sports Publishing (November 01, 2012)

Famous games and players have been the hallmark of the New York Rangers from their NHL debut in 1926 to the present day. From Frank Boucher and the original Blueshirts to Jaromir Jagr, the Rangers have thrilled...


Chicken Soup for the Soul: Hooked on Hockey: 101 Stories about the Players Who Love the Game and the Families that Cheer Them On

by Jack Canfield, Mark Victor Hansen & Laura Robinson Chicken Soup for the Soul (October 02, 2012)

With 101 family-oriented stories by hockey fans, hockey families, and NHLers, this book will delight anyone who enjoys hockey, whether in the backyard, in school, or at the professional level.

Chicken Soup for...


Hope and Heartbreak in Toronto: Life as a Maple Leafs Fan

by Peter Robinson Dundurn (September 22, 2012)

Being a Toronto Maple Leafs fan requires a leap of faith every year, girding against inevitable disappointment. Hope and Heartbreak in Toronto tells what that's like, how it got to be that way, and what the...


So You Think You're a Philadelphia Flyers Fan?

by Skip Clayton & Bill Clement Sports Publishing (October 09, 2018)

So You Think You’re a Philadelphia Flyers Fan? tests and expands your knowledge of Flyers hockey. Rather than merely posing questions and providing answers, it will give you the details behind each—stories...


Birth of a Dynasty

by Alan Hahn & Bob Nystrom Sports Publishing (November 07, 2017)

The National Hockey League saw the birth of a new dynasty in 1980. The New York Islanders had been an expansion franchise in 1972 in the New York City suburbs of Long Island. For years they played in the long...


My Kids Play Hockey

by Burns Christie Casciano Sports Publishing (August 07, 2018)

For the past several years veteran hockey mom Christie Casciano’s monthly Hockey Mom columns have been required reading for the half million readers of USA Hockey Magazine. Drawing on her twenty years in the...


Titans of '72: Team Canada's Summit Series Heroes

by Mike Leonetti, Roy Macgregor & Harold Barkley Dundurn (August 20, 2012)

Phil Esposito, Ken Dryden, Frank Mahovlich, Yvan Cournoyer, Bobby Clarke -- these are some of the Team Canada hockey heroes who struggled to defeat the Soviet Union in the September 1972 Summit Series. Here...


Everyday Hockey Heroes

by Bob McKenzie & Jim Lang Simon & Schuster (October 30, 2018)

An inspiring volume of stories about Canada’s most beloved sport—hockey—and the everyday heroes who embody the spirit of the game and help shape its future, from the pros who compete in NHL arenas to the...


52 positive thoughts To Become An Elite Athlete

by Alain Ruiz & Agnès Ruiz Arra Editions (December 18, 2018)

Citius, Altius, Fortius , in other words, "Faster, Higher, Stronger" Positive thoughts are essential to succeed in high-level sport. This guide is there to help you on a daily basis to surpass you, to give...


Bower

by Dan Robson HarperCollins Publishers (October 30, 2018)

Johnny Bower came to be known as one of the greatest Toronto Maple Leafs of all time, but he started from humble beginnings. He taught himself to play hockey on the frozen rivers of Prince Albert, Saskatchewan,...


Chasing the NHL

by Jay Storm Jay Storm (November 02, 2017)

An Inspirational True Story!

Chasing the NHL is the story of a fresh-faced, overlooked, NHL-caliber hockey player named Trent Daavettila and insurance agent Jay Storm. Jay and Trent meet while playing men’s...


Hockey Drills

by Mal Alexander Crowood (September 28, 2017)

Hockey Drills is a collection of activities and practices designed to enliven and improve coaching sessions at all levels of the game. The drills are organized into chapters according to a particular skill or...


The First Season

by Bob Duff Biblioasis (October 03, 2017)

2017-18 marks the hundredth anniversary of the birth of the National Hockey League. But the league almost didn’t survive its first year. Bob Duff chronicles the trials and tribulations of that first season,...


Young Leafs: The Making of a New Hockey History

by Gare Joyce Simon & Schuster (October 31, 2017)

An in-depth and behind-the-scenes look at how Auston Matthews and a gang of talented young hockey players are breaking from Toronto’s troubled sporting past and rekindling the city’s love for its team.

Auston...


100 Maple Leaf Moments

by Bob Duff Biblioasis (November 30, 2016)

In a century of Toronto Maple Leafs hockey, there’s been greatness, awful times, some anecdotes that will always be remembered, others that can’t be forgotten, and some that defy belief. They’re all worth...


Heroes

by Ray Robertson Biblioasis (January 19, 2015)

"Ray Robertson is an irrepressible voice, with brass balls and a heart of gold."—Jonathan Evison

Peter Bayle—heavy drinker, philosopher, scholar, anemic lover—is in Kansas, writing a feature on middle America's...


Hockey's Original 6: Great Players of the Golden Era

by Mike Leonetti, Jean Beliveau & Charles Barkley Greystone Books (September 09, 2011)

The hockey stars of the 1950s and '60s—Rocket Richard, Gordie Howe, Dave Keon, Bobby Hull, Jean Beliveau, Terry Sawchuk, Tim Horton, and others—were some of the most passionate players in National Hockey League...


One Man and the Maple Leaf

by Jason Wilson, Kevin Shea & Graham MacLachlan Dundurn (September 09, 2017)

J.P. Bickell was a dreamer. More, he was a dream-maker.

While he walked the earth, Bickell lived an extraordinarily adventurous and purposeful life. His riches were wildly beyond most people’s conception, but...


Discrimination in the NHL

by Bob Sirois & Jacqueline Snyder Baraka Books (October 24, 2011)

Ever since Maurice Richard dazzled hockey fans, fighting his way to hockey’s summits, the issue of discrimination against Quebec hockey players has simmered on. NHL veteran Bob Sirois now demonstrates that...


A Thrilling Ride: The Vancouver Canucks' Fortieth Anniversary Season

by Paul Chapman, Bev Wake & Pat Quinn Greystone Books (June 22, 2011)

A Thrilling Ride invites fans to relive the greatest moments of the Canucks’ most celebrated season and historic achievements, and takes them on a journey through the entire 2010-2011 season, from the opening-night...


Puckstruck: Distracted, Delighted and Distressed by Canada's Hockey Obsession

by Stephen Smith Greystone Books (October 25, 2014)

Like many a Canadian kid, Stephen Smith was up on skates first thing as a boy, out in the weather chasing a puck and the promise of an NHL career. Back indoors after that didn’t quite work out, he turned to...


Jaw Dropping Hockey Trivia

by Don Weekes Greystone Books (November 01, 2011)

From the scoring exploits of historic greats like Gordie Howe, Dit Clapper and Joe Malone to hockey heroics ripped from yesterday's headlines—including the wild 2011 Cup final between the Boston Bruins and...


Of Myths and Sticks: Hockey Facts, Fictions and Coincidences

by Kevin Gibson & Stan Fischler Douglas & McIntyre (October 03, 2015)

As engaging as the great game itself, the stories behind the National Hockey League are entertaining, fascinating and, at times, unbelievable. Faux facts emerge from urban legends, conspiracy theories and coincidences,...


Between the Pipes: A Revealing Look at Hockey's Legendary Goalies

by Randi Druzin & Roy Macgregor Greystone Books (October 01, 2013)

Some NHL goalies are great and others are intriguing, but a dozen of them are legends because they're both. In Between the Pipes, Randi Druzin profiles these athletes, revealing the traits that make each one...