Detroit Red Wings: Hockeytown USA Trivia, Fun & Games is an account of what makes the Red Wings special. The authors take readers on a journey of discovery to the great moments in the history of one of sports most successful franchises. Covering both the well-known and little known events this book will educate and entertain young fans as well as test the knowledge of the true die-hard Red Wings hockey faithful.
In Detroit Red Wings: Hockeytown USA Trivia, Fun & Games you will learn about the team and its proud past. An essential item for Red Wings fans, this book will test just how well you know your favorite team.
Eleven chapters cover every era of this storied NHL franchise from the 1920s through today. Be reacquainted with the great players, playoff seasons, owners and managers in this fun collection of stories, trivia and puzzles. Hours of fun in a book attractively decorated with illustrations of great Detroit Red Wings players and front office personnel like Gordie Howe, Alex Delvecchio, Steve Yzerman, Scotty Bowman, Nicklas Lidstrom and more. Learn all about the team and its proud history, top players, owners and coaches in Detroit, Hockeytown USA.
Here are some of the questions:
Who was the first Detroit player to make it into the top 10 scorers for a season?
The “Production Line” finished in the top three for NHL scoring in the 1949-1950 season. Who were the first three players?
How many goals did Terry Sawchuk allow on home ice during the 1952 Stanley Cup playoffs?
Gordie Howe played in his first NHL game on October 16, 1946. Against what team did he play?
Did he get into a fight?
Who was traded by the Hartford Whalers to Detroit for Keith Primeau, Paul Coffey and a first-round draft pick in the 1997 draft?
About the Authors
H. W. Kondras is the author and co-author of six crossword puzzle and sports trivia books. Her husband Bob is a certifiable hockey nut.