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Gordie: A Hockey Legend

An Unauthorized Biography of Gordie Howe

by Roy MacSkimming

  • 368 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Douglas & McIntyre .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sports - General,
  • Sports & Recreation,
  • Sports,
  • Hockey - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages220
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9408966M
    ISBN 101550544551
    ISBN 109781550544558

      Hockey legend Gordie Howe died Friday at the age of 's complete coverage of his life, career and tributes can be found here. Known as Mr. Hockey, Howe played the sport professionally in.   This is a Gordie Howe GORDIE: A HOCKEY LEGEND Hardcover Book. Praised by reviewers, Gordie: A Hockey Legend has been a best seller in both hardcover and paperback, and it remains the only full-length biography to cover Gordie Howe's entire playing career. In the introduction, author Roy MacSkimming recounts Gordie and Colleen Howe's reactions.

    On J , the sports world lost a true legend when Gordie Howe, known as "Mr. Hockey," passed away. But for the Howe family, along with friends and those who knew Gordie on a personal level, he was much more than a hockey legend. Gordie Howe is the author of Mr. Hockey ( avg rating, ratings, reviews, published ), And Howe! An Authorized Autobiography ( avg /5.

    The definitive autobiography from hockey's greatest living legend - "Mr. Hockey" himself, Gordie Howe. Big, skilled, tough on the ice, and nearly indestructible, Howe dominated both the sport and the record books like no one has before or since.   Gordie Howe () played for the Detroit Red Wings and the Hartford Whalers of the National Hockey League, and the Houston Aeros and the New England Whalers in the WHA.A four-time Stanley Cup champion with the Red Wings, he won six Hart trophies as the league’s most valuable player and six Art Ross trophies as the leading scorer/5(8).


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Gordie is one of the greatest hockey players to ever touch the ice. In the regular seasons, he had goals, assists, points, penalty minutes, and played games in the NHL/5.

Roy MacSkimming is a sometime defenseman (shoots left), hockey dad and lifelong hockey fan as well as a writer and consultant. Formerly book columnist for the Toronto Star and sports writer for the Ottawa Citizen, he has written numerous magazine articles, two novels, "Formentera" and "Out of Love," a non-fiction book, "Canadian Publishing", and is coauthor of the self-help book "On /5(2).

Known to generations of fans as Mr. Hockey, Howe passed away on J at the age of The Detroit Red Wings legend’s career spanned from toincluding 25 seasons with the Red Wings/5(2). Gordie Howe was a first rate superstar before the days of mega exposure.

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Nine Gordie Howe Books Gordie Howe was once quoted as saying "Hockey is a man's game." In the game of hockey, Gordie is the man. Hall of Famer Bill Gadsby claimed "He was not only the greatest hockey player I've ever seen, but also the greatest athlete." The right winger was a giant in his time at 6'1" and lbs.

The Free Press reflects on the legend of Mr. Hockey in this new book, containing  pages of historic photos, defining quotes and memorable stories about the greatest Detroit Red Wing and one of. The authoritative biography of hockey's most enduring legend, Gordie Howe, reissued with a new introduction to celebrate his seventy-fifth year.

About the Author Roy MacSkimming is a sometime defenseman (shoots left), hockey dad and lifelong fan/5(12). Gordie: a hockey legend: an unauthorized biography of Gordie Howe by MacSkimming, Roy, Gordie Howe helped to forge a team that dominated the National Hockey League for years Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files.

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The book I read was Mr. Hockey my story by Gordie Howe. This is an autobiography about one of,if not, the greatest hockey players to ever walk the Earth.

Gordie Howe was so great he was even given the name Mr, Hockey by his peers. Gordie Howe is arguably the greatest player next to Wayne Gretzky and Bobby Orr/5. Gordie: The Legend of Mr. Hockey pays tribute to Howe’s life by sharing stories that the general public may not have had the good fortune to hear : Tony Wolak.

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Gordie Howe, "Mr. Hockey," played for the Detroit Red Wings for 25 years and helped the franchise win four Stanley Cups. Howe died in Juneat Murray's home in Sylvania, Ohio, at 88, prompting. About Mr. Hockey. THE DEFINITIVE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF A SPORTS LEGEND The NHL may never see anyone like Gordie Howe again.

Known as Mr. Hockey, he led the Detroit Red Wings to four Stanley Cups and is the only player to have competed in the league in five different decades. Gordon Howe OC (Ma – J ) was a Canadian professional ice hockey player.

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