Tory in between the stories The book "Reads So Easily And Makes Gretzky Comes "so easily and makes Gretzky comes as a nice down to earth sensible and humble man I absolutely loved this book it starts with some amazing stories from the old history of hockey most very interesting and heartwarming it appears to me that Wayne "gretzky found a way to mention every single "found a way to mention every single old star of the game along with many current stars too The book later goes on Into some of the stories from Gretzky s career too All told an absolutely great book
Even The Casual Hockey the casual hockey knows the name and the legend of Wayne Gretzky and it s hard to separate the person from his reputation as The Great One This is a wonderful book because it celebrates Gretzky s love and reverence for the game by examining the 99 year history of the NHL through the eyes The game than he hasbut he has never discussed in depth just what it was he saw For the first time Gretzky discusses candidly what the game looks like to him and introduces s to the people who inspired and motivated him mentors teammates rivals the famous and the lesser known Weaving together lives and moments from an extraordinary career he reflects on the players who inflamed his imagination when he was a kid the.
REVIEW 99: Stories of the GameA look back over 99 years of NHL history but with practical takeaways with the storiescolor Gretzky shares Many hockey experts have said 99 s greatest skill is his thinking or problem solving this comes through in spades This book and its life lessons or take aways from each chapter could not only benefit a hockey fan but anyone who wants to fill their soul with nuggets A must read for any ice hockey fan Without doing proper reading about what the book was about before buying it I expected all of the stories to be about Gretzky s career This book is about the history of hockey and all of its great players I don t "Know Much About The Game And Have "much about the game and have hard time following when I watch but this book is a page turner The stories are so entertaining and I appreciate learning a bit about the game s his. In this sports memoir Wayne Gretzky weaves memories of his legendary career with an inside look at professional hockey and the heroes and stories that inspired him From minor hockey phenomenon to Hall of Fame sensation Wayne Gretzky rewrote the record books his accomplishments The Stuff Of stuff of Dubbed The Great One he is considered by many to be the greatest hockey player who ever lived No one has seen of.
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the players that made hockey such a wonderful sport through the early years are interspersed with Gretzkyplayers that made hockey such a wonderful sport through the early years are interspersed with Gretzky stories of how those players impacted his development as a person and as a player As such this book is not only a terrific work of sports history but also a fabulous autobiography that yields compelling insights into Gretzky himself Much like Gordie Howe s autobiography Mr Hockey I was left with an overwhelming sense of just how down to earth some sports superstars can be Rather than extolling their own virtues these players constantly talk about Gratitude It s all about how grateful they are to their parents coaches teammates and "Their Fans If You Are Sick And "fans If you are sick and of the typical ego maniacal professional athlete read this book for a breath of fresh air. Way he himself figured in the dreams of so many who came after; takes s onto the ice and into the dressing rooms to meet the friends who stood by him and the rivals who spurred him to greater heights; shows s some of the famous moments in hockey history through the eyes of someone who regularly made that history Warm direct and revelatory "it is a book that gives s number 99 the man and the player like never "is a book that gives s number 99 the man and the player like never ,