The Voices of Hockey: Broadcasters Reflect on the Fastest Game on Earth
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In The Voices of Hockey: Broadcasters Reflect on the Fastest Game on Earth, Kirk McKnight takes thirty-four of the game’s most gifted play-by-play broadcasters—including nine hall of famers—and shares their many insights, memories, and experiences. These broadcasters have witnessed all-time greats such as Gordie Howe, Bobby Hull, Wayne Gretzky, Mario Lemieux, Sidney Crosby, and Alexander Ovechkin, making them the ideal voices to pay tribute to the legends of yesterday and the heroes of tomorrow.
The Voices of Hockey brings the reader down to the surface of the ice to experience overtime marathons, record-setting performances, bloodied fights, intense rivalries, and the raising of the Stanley Cup, with details and inside perspectives from some of the most qualified spectators of the game. From Bob Miller’s description of “The Miracle on Manchester” to John Kelly’s childhood recollection of Bobby Orr’s famous “flying goal,” this book is truly an encapsulation of the NHL over the past fifty years. Generations of hockey fans will enjoy reliving their favorite moments and reading about those they missed in this unique and captivating view of the fastest game on Earth.
|Manufacturer:||Rowman & Littlefield Publishers|
|Brand:||Rowman Littlefield Publishers|
|Publisher:||Rowman & Littlefield Publishers|
|Studio:||Rowman & Littlefield Publishers|
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|Item Size:||0.91 x 9.37 x 9.37 inches|
|Package Weight:||1.3 pounds|
|Package Size:||6.3 x 0.9 x 0.9 inches|