Hockey: More Than A Game
Hockey: More Than A Game Previous Broadcasts
KQED 9: Sun, Apr 1, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
This entertaining documentary celebrates the spirit, traditions and compelling stories behind one of the fastest and most challenging sports in the world. It profiles significant events in hockey's 200-year history, including its much-disputed origins, the first slap shot, the Stanley Cup and its patron namesake, the 1972 Summit Series between Canada and the former Soviet Union, Canada's dramatic overtime win in the 2010 Olympics and more. Notable authors, historians and NHL players, owners and coaches each share their perspectives. The program also offers an intimate look into the deep, enduring relationship between hockey and the Canadian people.
- KQED Life: Sun, Apr 1, 2012 -- 11:00 AM