Hockey Dad: True Confessions Of A (Crazy) Hockey Parent

Hockey Dad: True Confessions Of A (Crazy) Hockey Parent


A revealing examine the nice, the undesirable, and the gruesome of stripling hockey tradition

Known as TSN's "Hockey Insider," Canada's Bob McKenzie is synonymous with the game and one among its most dear analysts. In Hockey Dad, McKenzie describes firsthand the thrill and heartbreak of elevating sons, with completely diverging athletic futures. He info their separate paths, describing Michael, a 22-year-old taking part in NCAA hockey on scholarship, and Shawn, now 19, whose aggressive minor hockey existence used to be minimize brief at age 14 due to a number of concussions. Their deeply own tales, and the rigors and tribulations of a father developing futures for them, provide readers a compelling inspect the realm and tradition of teenage hockey.

  • Includes humorous anecdotes, debates on a variety of hockey concerns, and private reflections at the online game and its tradition

With an unwavering examine his personal strengths and weaknesses, in addition to the complete process of teenage hockey in Canada, Hockey Dad is a good, irreverent and infrequently relocating examine a wearing tradition that's not lots a activity because it is a fashion of life.

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