By Damien Cox, Gord Stellick
In 1967 the Toronto Maple Leafs received the Stanley Cup in a beautiful defeat of the robust Montreal Canadiens. No different Leafs workforce has been in a position to do it back. because the years move, the legend grows. the boys who have been the Leafs in 1967—a scrappy team of getting older gamers and unsung youngsters—were the kings of the hockey universe. in spite of the fact that, inside of 5 years of that victory issues had replaced tremendously for lots of participants of the workforce: key individuals of the group, Tim Horton and Terry Sawchuk, have been lifeless because of alcohol and drug-related concerns, and Harold Ballard, the fellow who had succeeded Smythe as King of Carlton road, was once in reformatory. Sixty-Seven is not only one other hockey ebook approximately that mythical staff; it's a exact and overall examine the contradictions, the legends, the disgrace and the distinction of '67, telling formerly untold tales from within that unforgettable dressing room and much past it.
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'67: The Maple Leafs, Their Sensational Victory, and the End of an Empire by Damien Cox, Gord Stellick