Behind the Net: 101 Incredible Hockey Stories by Stan FischlerBehind the Net: 101 Incredible Hockey Stories by Stan Fischler

Behind the Net: 101 Incredible Hockey Stories

byStan Fischler

Hardcover | November 6, 2013

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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 for fans of all ages with photos to accompany the anecdotes, this book offers a unique perspective into the NHL from one of today’s most prolific hockey writers. Different from the typical NHL “game” stories, this book details everything, from the hilarious to the absurd. Fischler details the time that:
  • Bill Mosienko scored three goals in 21 seconds
  • Rene Fernand Gauthier accepted a challenge to shoot the puck in the ocean
  • Sam LoPresti faced 83 shots on goal in one game
  • And 98 more unique stories!
So lace up your skates and hit the ice with Behind the Net, a comprehensive collection sure to entertain any hockey fan, regardless of team allegiances.
Stan Fischler is a legend of sports broadcasting. He began his career as a publicist for the New York Rangers in 1954 and has been covering hockey in the over half a century since. The winner of seven Emmy Awards, Fischler has worked in every medium from print to TV to Twitter. This “Hockey Maven” currently serves as the resident hoc...
Title:Behind the Net: 101 Incredible Hockey StoriesFormat:HardcoverDimensions:208 pages, 8.25 × 5.5 × 1 inPublished:November 6, 2013Publisher:Sports PublishingLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1613214146

ISBN - 13:9781613214145

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Editorial Reviews

"Behind the Net is more than just a book, it is a hockey time capsule – a glimpse into a game that will hopefully continue to be played at rinks around the world." - Tim Redinger, Sabre Noise