So You Think You re a Detroit Red Wings Fan

Dionne, who played his first four seasons in Detroit, was the only one of the four
who had spent any time with the Red Wings. Then, on February 10, 2003, Brett
Hull joined Howe as the only two players who scored their 700th NHL goals with
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Author: Pat Gass

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1683582578

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 240

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So You Think You’re a Detroit Red Wings Fan? tests and expands your knowledge of Red Wings hockey. Rather than merely posing questions and providing answers, you’ll get details behind each?stories that bring to life players and coaches, games and seasons. This book is divided into multiple parts, with progressively more difficult questions in each new section. Along the way, you’ll learn more about one of hockey’s Original Six teams. The book includes players and coaches of the past and present, from Gordie Howe to Steve Yzerman, Nicklas Lidström, Ted Lindsay, Terry Sawchuk, Chris Chelios, Chris Osgood, Red Kelly, Niklas Kronwall, Sid Abel, Marcel Pronovost, Alex Delvecchio, Dominik Hašek, Sergei Fedorov, and so many more. Some of the many questions that this book answers include: • Who was the first Red Wings coach to win the Jack Adams Award as the NHL’s top coach? • Steve Yzerman was the captain of the Red Wings from 1986-2006. Who did he replace? • The Red Wings hold the NHL regular-season record with 62 wins. When did they set the record? • And many more! This book makes the perfect gift for any fan of the Red Wings!

So You Think You re a Philadelphia Flyers Fan

14 Detroit Red Wings. Not only were Flyers fans going to see one of the
established teams, they were getting their first look at Gordie Howe, considered
by many to be the greatest player in the history of the NHL. He finished his career
holding ...

Author: Skip Clayton

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1683582438

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 184

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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 that bring to life players and coaches, games and seasons. This book is divided into multiple parts, with progressively more difficult questions in each new section. Along the way, you’ll learn more about the great Flyers players and coaches of the past and present, from Bobby Clarke to Bernie Parent, Bill Barber, Fred Shero, Rick MacLeish, Brian Propp, Mike Keenan, Mark Howe, Tim Kerr, Ron Hextall, Eric Desjardins, Jeremy Roenick, Chris Pronger, Eric Lindros, Mark Recchi, Simon Gagne, Wayne Simmonds, and so many more. Some of the many questions that this book answers include: • What goalie recorded the first shutout in team history? • Which former Flyers coach later won a Stanley Cup for another team? • Who scored the very first regular-season overtime goal for the Flyers? • What opponent went forty-two games without beating the Flyers at the Spectrum? This book makes the perfect gift for any fan of the Fly Guys!

So You Think You re a Chicago Blackhawks Fan

That's what makes Hall's streak of 502 consecutive regularseason games so
remarkable. The streak actually began with the Detroit Red Wings when Hall took
the ice for the season opener in 1955–56. The Red Wings had liked Hall enough
to ...

Author: John Kreiser

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1683580834

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 232

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So You Think You’re a Chicago Blackhawks Fan? tests and expands your knowledge of Blackhawks hockey. Rather than merely posing questions and providing answers, you’ll get details behind each—stories that bring to life players and coaches, games and seasons. This book is divided into multiple parts, with progressively more difficult questions in each new section. Along the way, you’ll learn more about what has made the Hawks one of the most popular teams in the NHL. The book includes players and coaches of the past and present, from Stan Mikita to Bill Mosienko, Bobby Hull, Pierre Pilote, Glenn Hall, Tony Esposito, Ed Belfour, Jim Pappin, Keith Magnuson, Jeremy Roenick, Chris Chelios, Denis Savard, Corey Crawford, Jonathan Toews, and so many more. Some of the many questions that this book answers include: • A Chicago star of the 1950s set an NHL record that may never be broken by scoring three goals in 21 seconds in a game against the New York Rangers at Madison Square Garden on March 23, 1952. Who is he? • Which Blackhawks legend appeared in the movies Wayne’s World? and Wayne’s World 2? • True or false: The National Football League once played its championship game in Chicago Stadium? • Patrick Kane set a franchise record in 2015–16 when he had at least one point in 26 consecutive games. Which Chicago Hall of Famer held the previous team record with a 21-game points streak? This book makes the perfect gift for any fan of the Hawks!

So You Think You re a Dallas Cowboys Fan

Considering that Dorsett missed only three games during his first nine seasons
doing it Landry's way, it's fair to say ... The Montreal Canadiens went 32 in a row,
the Boston Bruins reached 29, and the Detroit Red Wings are in the midst of a ...

Author: Jaime Aron

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1613219687

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 224

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So You Think You’re a Dallas Cowboys Fan? tests and expands your knowledge of America’s Team. Rather than merely posing questions and providing answers, you’ll get details behind each—stories that bring to life players and coaches, games and seasons. This book, the first in a new sports trivia series, is divided into four parts, with progressively more difficult questions in each new section. The rookie section contains the most basic questions. Next come the Starter and Pro Bowl sections, followed by the biggest challenge: the Ring of Honor. Also, you’ll learn more about the great Cowboys players and coaches of the past and present, from Roger Staubach to Troy Aikman, Tony Romo, Tony Dorsett, Emmitt Smith, DeMarco Murray, Dez Bryant, Bob Lilly, DeMarcus Ware, Mike Ditka, Jason Witten, Tom Landry, Jerry Jones, and so many more. Some of the many questions that this book answers include: • Who was the first player drafted by the Cowboys? • Tony Romo wears No. 9 in honor of which fictional sports hero? • In the Cowboys’ first Super Bowl victory, Roger Staubach threw touchdown passes to two future Pro Football Hall of Famers. Name them. • The Heisman Trophy is the most prestigious individual award in college football. How many Heisman winners have played for the Cowboys? Can you name them all? What college did they attend? What years did they win the Heisman? This book makes the perfect gift for any fan of America’s Team! Skyhorse Publishing, as well as our Sports Publishing imprint, are proud to publish a broad range of books for readers interested in sports—books about baseball, pro football, college football, pro and college basketball, hockey, or soccer, we have a book about your sport or your team. Whether you are a New York Yankees fan or hail from Red Sox nation; whether you are a die-hard Green Bay Packers or Dallas Cowboys fan; whether you root for the Kentucky Wildcats, Louisville Cardinals, UCLA Bruins, or Kansas Jayhawks; whether you route for the Boston Bruins, Toronto Maple Leafs, Montreal Canadiens, or Los Angeles Kings; we have a book for you. While not every title we publish becomes a New York Times bestseller or a national bestseller, we are committed to publishing books on subjects that are sometimes overlooked by other publishers and to authors whose work might not otherwise find a home.

Comprehensive Immigration Reform

And they made clear that their children were to learn English, that if they were
going to reach their potential in this country they needed to speak good English.
... What do you think? ... He is a Detroit Pistons fan, a Detroit Red Wings fan. He is
a ...

Author: United States

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Category: Americanization

Page: 115

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So You Think You re a Die hard Tiger Fan

The first thing he and his wife did when they got to Detroit : Go to a Red Wings
hockey game . Most bizarre experience : In July 1982 he sighted a UFO outside
his home in Livermore , California . “ It was triangle - shaped with a Darrell Evans
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Author: Joe Falls

Publisher: McGraw-Hill/Contemporary

ISBN:

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 142

View: 787

Depicts the history of the Detroit Tigers baseball team and collects facts about its players and coaches

100 Things Blues Fans Should Know Do Before They Die

As much as I'd like you to stay here, I think you're crazy if you're not going to go.'
He ended up going to Detroit. It worked out good for him there, then he got the
opportunity to win a Cup. Good for him.” After four years with the Red Wings, ...

Author: Jeremy Rutherford

Publisher: Triumph Books

ISBN: 1600788181

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 384

View: 407

Covering the entire 45-year history of the Blues, author Jeremy Rutherford has collected every essential piece of Blues knowledge and trivia, as well as must-do activities, and ranks them from 1 to 100. Most Blues fans have taken in a game or two at the Scottrade Center, have seen highlights of a young Brett Hull, and are aware that the team is named after the famous W. C. Handy song “Saint Louis Blues”. But only real fans know who scored the first goal in franchise history, can name all of the Blues players whose numbers are retired, or can tell you the best place to grab a bite in St. Louis before the game. 100 Things Blues Fans Should Know & Do Before They Die is the definitive resource guide for both seasoned and new fans of the St. Louis Blues.

On a Wing and a Prayer

One Fan's Perspective on an Inspirational Journey with the Detroit Red Wings
Gus Mollasis. Need One . . . Who ' s Got ... Just think , you can watch the game on
TV and have the $ 800 that I gave you in your pocket ? ” My sale pitches were ...

Author: Gus Mollasis

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Category: Fans (Persons)

Page: 110

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History of Hockeytown

Detroit Red Wings, 75 Years Bob Duff, Detroit Red Wings. - MR . HOCKEY ... ee
Q & A Q : Are you the greatest Red Wing of all - time ? ... I threw the puck in and
Ted Lindsay was going in on net all alone , so all 16,000 fans were watching him
, and my fist made contact with Mikita's forehead . He woke up ... Q : In hindsight ,
how did you characterize your relationship with Jack Adams ? ... He'd say ' I don't
care if I'm right or wrong , I'm the guy that signs the checks so that makes me right.

Author: Bob Duff

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Category: Hockey players

Page: 374

View: 363


Wings of Fire

The History of the Detroit Red Wings Paul R. Greenland. couldn ' t make any
trades ... They were losing all the time , and if you are not winning , it doesn ' t
matter what city you are in , they are going to drop off . It doesn ' t matter where
you are ...

Author: Paul R. Greenland

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Category: Hockey

Page: 245

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The Elevator Constructor

Your fans we dream that our forces in can be proud of your record , the Pacific
would see such Stanley Cup , the pot of gold at the end of the rainbow . Yes , for
you were less than ... Men who have the Detroit Red Wings . And to his players
and ...

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Greatest Moments in Detroit Red Wings History

I think I'm a better player for it . ... People would always say , as good as you are ,
you didn't win the Cup . ... five years , you didn't want to be recognized , ” he said .
the Red Wings when they had hugely successful regular seasons , then the Red
Wings reached ... out in the first round to the four games by the New Jersey Dev
demned by anonymous fans , callers ancient - rival Maple Leafs one year , ils .

Author: Joe Falls

Publisher:

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Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 191

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"Greatest Moments in Detroit Red Wings History" brings to life the fifty most memorable games from the famed Winged Wheel ballclub's glorious past. From Syd Howe's six goals against the New York Rangers to the epic battles against Montreal and Maurice (Rocket) Richard, to Frank Mahovlich's four goals against Oakland, to Gordie Howe's milestone feats of 500, 600, and 700 goals, to the Wings' unforgettable Stanley Cup sweep of the Philadelphia Flyers in 1997 to recapture the Stanley Cup after a 42-year drought. It's all here - recorded for history by the award-winning sports staff of "The Detroit News." Illustrated with more than 125 photographs, "Greatest Moments in Detroit Red Wings History" is a trip down memory lane which all Red Wings fans will long cherish.

The Michigan Journal

The development would o a new arena for the Red Wings, begging the question,
what will happen to the Joe? Photo courtesy ... Since January, I have done so
much that I never would have thought was possible, and some things that I simply
had never done before. I went ... It's just one aspect of who you are, and it's
something you can't change. ... BY CHRIS ZADOROZNY SPORTS EDITOR
Almost all of us have grown up with Joe Louis Arena as the home of the Detroit
Red Wings.

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Dining and Delights

Author: Neil E. Rand

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Category: Amusements

Page: 518

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The Sporting News

I didn ' t expect the fans to welcome me back like that , but it makes you feel good
to be appreciated like that . ... There is no doubt I think I would hate him , too , if
he was on another team and I had to coach against him , " Perron remarked . ...
boom in an exhibition game . last season , when he slumped to 22 The Red
Wings made Warren goals with the Detroit Red Wings . available ... But when
they " That whole scenario was tough put that contract in front of your to take , ”
said Young .

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Believe

While he confessed to not being a Martin Lapointe celebrated his third - period
goal that put a lid Wings fan — the ... the defending champions in your own
backyard . o which part do you want to " I have everything but a hear about ? ...
To do it in about the Red Wings , you can't say they Detroit , that would be even
better .

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Page: 112

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A Thinking Man s Guide to Pro Hockey

Jim Krulicki , a youngster who had some success in the Rangers ' organization ,
was traded to the Detroit Red Wings ... So I continued to play with a bad knee . ...
If the fans demand blood , you're certain that eventually some will be spilled .

Author: Gerald Eskenazi

Publisher: New York : Warner Paperback Library

ISBN: 9780525217312

Category: Hockey

Page: 223

View: 551


Organized Professional Team Sports Hearings before the Antitrust subcommittee Subcomm No 5 of the Committee on the Judiciary House of Representatives 85th Congress Part 3 serial No 8

I mean , you have got a loyalty to the fans and everything . ... I believe when you
are finished in our league after a number of years , let us say , 6 , 8 , 10 , or what
have you , then you could be a free agent . ... In view of that , do you think that he
would most likely bid against the Detroit Red Wings to get a good team in
Chicago ...

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Newsweek

GARRETT KUK NEWPORT BEACH , CALIF . fra Deterd Town rotan KISED
Golden Dreams I WAS SO HAPPY TO SEE THE BEAUTIFUL MAIL CALL picture
of Michelle Kwan ... LIKE TO COMPLIMENT YOU ON objected to what NC 1
week your Olympic coverage . ... A third - gen 000 AMBER ALBRECHT eration
Detroit Red RICHFIELD , UTAH Wings fan praised Acting Puckish hockey players
as " down ...

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Cigar Aficionado

When Tim came back to the table , his mouth dropped in shock at what he saw —
his wife , who had for so long rebelled against the ... but after I saw how many
fans showed up for our team's parade in downtown Detroit , I am convinced that
the Red Wings have the most dedicated fans . ... I was kind of disappointed to see
it rated so low in the August 1997 issue — maybe your tasters had a bad batch !

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