Tales from the Pittsburgh Penguins Locker Room

A Collection of the Greatest Penguins Stories Ever Told
Product Number: EB00751942
Released: Jan 24, 2019
Business Term: 1 Year
ISBN: #9781683580362
Publisher: Sports Publishing
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Readers have the chance to meet the Pittsburgh Penguins, one of the wildest, wackiest, most wonderful sports franchises that ever waddled its way across North America. If Penguins fans are not shedding tears of sadness, they are crying for joy or simply laughing so hard they cannot stop. No franchise has survived more near-death experiences than this one, which twice went bankrupt and many times escaped the threat of relocation. In 1975, things were so tough that players had their postgame oranges taken away. Nevertheless, they have persevered. Known across the league as lovable losers for its first 24 years, the team began the climb to the top in the 1990s, winning the Stanley Cup twice in that decade and once more in 2009. In Tales from the Pittsburgh Penguins Locker Room, sportswriter Joe Starkey takes fans inside the locker rooms, onto the team buses (including the one defenseman Bryan "Bugsy" Watson hijacked), and behind the personalities that have shaped Penguins hockey since 1967.

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Author(s): Joe Starkey, Mike Lange
Original Publish Date: Mar 28, 2017

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Author(s): Joe Starkey, Mike Lange
Product Number EB00751470
Released: Jan 22, 2019
Business Term: 1 Year
Publisher: Sports Publishing
ISBN: #9781613216262

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