The Best of Everything Hockey Book

The Best of Everything Hockey Book

by Shane Frederick

Hardcover(Library Binding)

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With every swing of the bat, buzzer-beating three-pointer, and last-minute touchdown drive, another piece of pro sports history is made. Each sport has produced its share of great players, exciting plays, and memorable games. Read on to learn about the best of the best in pro sports.

What team has won the most Stanley Cups? How many teams did Wayne Gretzky play for? What is the longest game in NHL history? Learn the answers to these questions and more in The Best of Everything Hockey Book.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781429654692
Publisher: Capstone Press
Publication date: 12/01/2010
Series: The All-Time Best of Sports
Pages: 64
Product dimensions: 8.10(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.30(d)
Lexile: NC1060L (what's this?)
Age Range: 8 - 14 Years

About the Author

Shane Frederick has been writing about sports since he worked for his high school newspaper in Wisconsin. He currently covers college hockey and other sports for "The Free Press" newspaper in Mankato, Minnesota, and has won awards for his stories from the Associated Press and the Society of Professional Journalists. He is also the author of several sports books, including "The Best of Everything Football Book" and "The Ultimate Guide to Pro Football Teams". A graduate of the University of St. Thomas, Shane lives in Mankato with his wife, Sara, their three children, Ben, Jack, and Lucy, and their dog, Molly.

Table of Contents

Introduction 4

Chapter 1 The Game 6

Chapter 2 The Teams 16

Chapter 3 Players 26

Chapter 4 Greatest Moments 40

Chapter 5 Fan Favorites 48

Timeline 60

Glossary 62


Internet Sites 63

Index 64

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