Rob Simpson has been involved in sports broadcasting for the last thirty years and specifically NHL hockey for the last eleven. He has performed various roles as an on-air host, reporter, and producer for the NHL Network, Leafs TV in Toronto, New England Sports Network in Boston, NBC, and MSG (Madison Square Garden) Network in New York. For two years he was the co-host of the international NHL Li
ve from New York on TV and radio, as well a writer for MSG.com. He makes frequent appearances on XM/Sirius NHL Home Ice radio and is the creator of "3 Questions from Simmer", a weekly trivia challenge. Rob, born and raised outside Detroit, still has a soft spot for the Winged Wheel, despite his objective approach on TV and radio around the NHL.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Event date: 
Wednesday, November 14, 2012 - 7:00pm
Event address: 
2513 Jackson Ave
48103-3818 Ann Arbor
us
The Winged Wheel: A Half-Century of the Detroit Red Wings in Photographs Cover Image
$34.95
ISBN: 9781118144282
Availability: Special Order - This Item May be Out of Print
Published: John Wiley & Sons - October 1st, 2012

An illustrated history of the legendary Detroit Red Wings

Celebrating the long and storied history of the much-loved Detroit Red Wings, The Winged Wheelbrings together decades of amazing photographs that capture the legends of the game, the grinders, coaches, colorful characters, and two of hockey's most hallowed grounds in all their glory. The ultimate history for Red Wings fans and hockey lovers everywhere, the book covers star players like Gordie Howe, Terry Sawchuk, Steve Yzerman, and Nicklas Lidstrom, and much more.

A pictorial history of one of the NHL's Original Six teams and one of hockey's most popular and successful franchises, The Winged Wheel follows in the footsteps of journalist, broadcaster, and author Rob Simpson's bestselling Black and Gold, to celebrate the team with 65 players in the Hockey Hall of Fame and eleven Stanley Cups as it deserves to be commemorated.

  • A photographic history of the Detroit Red Wings, one of the NHL's most beloved teams
  • Written by journalist and broadcaster Rob Simpson, the author of the bestselling Black and Gold
  • Covers the rich history of the Red Wings in incredible detail, from their eleven Stanley Cups to their legendary arenas

An epic collection of photographs and commentary from throughout the history of the Detroit Red Wings, The Winged Wheel is sure to bring back memories for every red-and-white-blooded Wing Nut.


Rob Simpson has been involved in sports broadcasting for the last thirty years and specifically NHL hockey for the last eleven. He has performed various roles as an on-air host, reporter, and producer for the NHL Network, Leafs TV in Toronto, New England Sports Network in Boston, NBC, and MSG (Madison Square Garden) Network in New York. For two years he was the co-host of the international NHL Li
ve from New York on TV and radio, as well a writer for MSG.com. He makes frequent appearances on XM/Sirius NHL Home Ice radio and is the creator of "3 Questions from Simmer", a weekly trivia challenge. Rob, born and raised outside Detroit, still has a soft spot for the Winged Wheel, despite his objective approach on TV and radio around the NHL.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
The Winged Wheel: A Half-Century of the Detroit Red Wings in Photographs Cover Image
$34.95
ISBN: 9781118144282
Availability: Special Order - This Item May be Out of Print
Published: John Wiley & Sons - October 1st, 2012

An illustrated history of the legendary Detroit Red Wings

Celebrating the long and storied history of the much-loved Detroit Red Wings, The Winged Wheelbrings together decades of amazing photographs that capture the legends of the game, the grinders, coaches, colorful characters, and two of hockey's most hallowed grounds in all their glory. The ultimate history for Red Wings fans and hockey lovers everywhere, the book covers star players like Gordie Howe, Terry Sawchuk, Steve Yzerman, and Nicklas Lidstrom, and much more.

A pictorial history of one of the NHL's Original Six teams and one of hockey's most popular and successful franchises, The Winged Wheel follows in the footsteps of journalist, broadcaster, and author Rob Simpson's bestselling Black and Gold, to celebrate the team with 65 players in the Hockey Hall of Fame and eleven Stanley Cups as it deserves to be commemorated.

  • A photographic history of the Detroit Red Wings, one of the NHL's most beloved teams
  • Written by journalist and broadcaster Rob Simpson, the author of the bestselling Black and Gold
  • Covers the rich history of the Red Wings in incredible detail, from their eleven Stanley Cups to their legendary arenas

An epic collection of photographs and commentary from throughout the history of the Detroit Red Wings, The Winged Wheel is sure to bring back memories for every red-and-white-blooded Wing Nut.


Nov 14 2012 - 7:00pm
Event address:
2513 Jackson Ave
48103-3818 Ann Arbor
us
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