Dimensions: 192 pages, 8.25 × 5.5 × 7.8 in
Published: July 29, 2011
Publisher: Sports Publishing
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 1613210582
ISBN - 13: 9781613210581
About the Book
Celebrate Boston s first Stanley Cup victory in nearly forty years with this newly updated edition of Tales from the Boston Bruins Locker Room.
From the Publisher
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 in 1924 up through their 2011 championship run,Tales from the Boston Bruins Locker Roomhas it all. This treasure trove of Bruins lore brings Boston''s best hockey players to life with stories about Bobby Orr, Ray Bourque, Phil Esposito, Zdeno Chara, Tim Thomas, and other Bruins legends.
Learn what Bruins jersey number was retired twice, who started the tradition of painting stitches on hockey masks, how the 1977 Bruins team inspired author George Plimpton to write the book Open Net, and relive the greatest moments of the 2011 Stanley Cup Finals.
About the Author
Kerry Keenehas written dozens of sports-related articles for newspapers in Massachusetts and Rhode Island, including theBrockton Enterprise,Taunton Daily Gazette,Providence Journal-Bulletin, andQuincy Patriot-Ledger. He is a baseball historian and member of the Society for American Baseball Research and has held a position with the Massachusetts Department of Correction since 1984.