DEREK SANDERSON grew up in Niagara Falls, Ontario, and played for the Boston Bruins, New York Rangers, St. Louis Blues, Vancouver Canucks and Pittsburgh Penguins of the NHL, as well as the Philadelphia Blazers of the WHA. A former sports commentator, Sanderson is currently an investment professional in Boston, where he serves as a financial advisor for athletes.
KEVIN SHEA is the editor of publications for the Hockey Hall of Fame and the author of twelve hockey books, includingBarilko: Without a TraceandLord Stanley: The Man Behind the Cup. Shea is the recipient of the 2012 Brian McFarlane Award for excellence in research and writing.
Pretty good read. lt seemed that he glossed over what should have been some of the juicier recollections of his heyday, l guess he either couldn't remember or didn't want to get... Read morePublished 19 months ago by Steve McLean
This is an excellent story as told by one of the former greats of hockey. As someone who watched him from junior to the NHL and then self destruct it was very interesting. Read morePublished 19 months ago by Daddybear
If you were a hockey fan in the 1970's , you will love this book. However,it is much more than a hockey story. Read morePublished 20 months ago by Kevin Sheehan
Hard to put this one down. Derek Sanderson lived an unusual life. I enjoyed watching him play when I was a kid.Published 21 months ago by Brian hogan
I am not a fan of sports biographies, despite the potential for a great story in the lives of athletes. Many end up as vacant as the sports interviews you see between periods. Read morePublished on Jan. 8 2013 by Dave