❮Read❯ ➸ Go to the Net Eight Goals That Changed the Game ➻ Author Al Strachan – Natus-physiotherapy.co.uk Players and coaches of genius come along; rules and tactics and strategies evolve; careers ebb and flow And the best way to see how the game changes is to look at the goals the events that led up to t Players and coaches of genius come along; the Net PDF/EPUB ½ rules and tactics and strategies evolve; careers ebb and flow And the best way to see how the game changes is to look at the goals the events that led up to them and the way they change hockey history Go to Kindle - From Canada’s ultimate hockey insider comes the lowdown on the personalities the dressing room banter the chalk talk the sweat stained passion behind eight of the goals that changed the gameThere are moments in hockey history that matter even than the uestion of who won or lost when to the Net ePUB ☆ a single goal can tell us about the game itselfAmong the most famous and stirring in hockey lore was Paul Coffey’s dramatic counter attack in the Canada Cup against the USSR Canadian fans were terrified of the dazzling Soviets and were nervous about another drubbing like the to the Net Eight Goals PDF/EPUB ² loss Canada had suffered the last time the two teams had played Coffey’s pass interception and rush up ice is now the stuff of legend but it was not only the defenceman’s skill that won the dayGlen Sather was as mindful of the vaunted Soviet attack as any Canadian fan and he put together a game plan with one objective to keep the puck away from the Russians Once Coffey got the puck into the Soviet zone it was Tonelli’s spadework along the boards and Bossy’s refusal to budge from the crease that allowed Coffey’s point shot to eventually find its way to the net That goal beat the Soviets and changed the way the to the Net Eight Goals PDF/EPUB ² game was played foreverOther goals were eually shaped by their time Think of Guy Lafleur’s notorious “too many men on the ice” goal in which effectively ended Don Cherry’s career as a coach Or Wayne Gretzky’s overtime goal in Game Two of the Smythe Division finals in against the Calgary Flames arguably the goal that marked the pinnacle of his career Or Mario Lemieux’s Canada Cup winning goal Or Brett Hull’s disputed Stanley Cup winnerAl Strachan whose insider hockey connections are second to none was witness to all these goals He has been writing about the game we love for than three decades Chummy with the players respected by coaches and friends with the broadcasters and journalists he knows what is going on in the dressing rooms and the board rooms and he understands what is evolving on the ice He has talked to the men who made the decisions as well as to those who made the plays In Go to the Net he passes on in the trenchant style of his famous columns insights into the goals that tell us not only about the way the game has changed but also about the gritty soul of hockey that will never change.
- 304 pages
- Go to the Net Eight Goals That Changed the Game
- Al Strachan
- 06 September 2016 Al Strachan