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Defining Moments

100 Inspirational Moments about 100 Great Players

by (author) Mike Leonetti

Red Deer Press
Initial publish date
Nov 2011
Hockey, General, Essays
  • Paperback / softback

    Publish Date
    Nov 2011
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  • Paperback / softback

    Publish Date
    Oct 2014
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Defining Moments is a book that celebrates the great game of hockey. 100 players are profiled highlighting a great moment that defined, started or just plain rejuvenated a career. You'll also get the story behind each amazing player. Packed full of Hall of Famers and other great stars of the past, plus profiles of plenty of current players making this book an up to date volume of work. Defining Moments is meant to lift the spirits of all those who play or follow the game with anecdotes of sacrifice, dedication, leadership, perseverance and ultimately triumph. Most of all, Defining Moments pays tribute to achievement and an appreciation for the superb character shown by those who play the world's fastest game.

Defining moments from 100 memorable players - Hockey Stories that will make you feel better about the great game of hockey!

About the author


Mike Leonetti
connaît bien le hockey. Il est l'auteur de plusieurs livres mettant en
vedette des joueurs célèbres. Parmi ses ouvrages, on peut citer :Le but du siècle, Le grand Gretzky, Bobby Orr, un joueur en or et Le gardien masqué. L'auteur
est aussi un collectionneur passionné d'objets et de souvenirs se
rapportant au monde du hockey.


Mike Leonetti has written numerous books for both children and adults about the good ol' hockey game. His current picture book series with Scholastic is about hockey heroes and includes titles such as Crosby's Golden Goal, The Rocket, and The Mighty Tim Horton. A lifelong Toronto Maple Leafs fan, Mike lives in Woodbridge, Ontario, with his wife and son.

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