Essays Tagged: "New York Rangers"

Gordie Howe

y getting a job. He shot rodents and sold the tails for money, to help out. They were able to buy a new radio and enjoy listening to a hockey game by Foster Hewitt.He compromised with everything he re ... finally made something out of himself. At the age of 15 in the year 1944 he was called down to the New York Rangers, to train with them, for the NHL. After all the hard work and sacrifices Gordie How ...

(7 pages) 43 0 4.6 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

A Case of Athlete's Foot

e" and going as far as to average it over the span of his illustrious fourteen year career.But in a new financial environment spawned from an economically-driven world, where everything from common ne ... ng a game that has become their job. We are expected to admire Alex "A-Rod" Rodriguez of baseball's New York Yankees, who, with a salary of $22.5 million a year, is making more than the entire work fo ...

(3 pages) 33 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

The Importance of Fighting in Hockey

ts were rare (there was one for every five or six games). Fighting has always been part of hockey. "Newspaper accounts of the New York Rangers' first-ever game in November 1926 featured a description ...

(6 pages) 61 2 4.5 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Wayne Gretzky - The Great One

years and became their star player. He went on to play for the L.A. Kings, St. Louis Blues, and the New York Rangers. Gretzky played for Canada in the Olympic Games and he not only received many troph ... morable scene in the book is Wayne Gretzky's last game in the NHL. He played his final game for the New York Rangers in Ottawa on Sunday, April 18, 1999. Gretzky got an assist. He signed and gave away ...

(2 pages) 37 3 4.8 Aug/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Hockey Worries

(4 pages) 24 0 4.0 May/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

What has happened to Lulu

t masked the owner of the shadow, though she had a sick feeling in the pit of her stomach that she knew exactly who it was. She could hear footsteps now. Footsteps of the shadow. A tall slender silhou ... ing. I could have been there. I was so scared. I thought you were dead till I found this. Lu, if I knew, I would have changed it all."All through her mothers painful words Lulu had sat and stared. She ...

(5 pages) 4 0 0.0 Aug/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

"The Game" by Ken Dryden

every time Lafleur had the puck. In 1988, Lafleur returned to play the sport that he loved with the New York Rangers and Quebec Nordiques and had outstanding seasons for a player his age.Or how about ... playing an outstanding career for the Boston Bruins, his contract was finished and was offered a renewal from Boston, worth 925,000$ for 5 years OR 18.6% ownership of the Boston Bruins. His agent Ala ...

(2 pages) 2327 0 3.0 Oct/2009

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American