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Patrick Roy: Winning, Nothing Else by Michel RoyThe bestselling bio of Hall-of-Famer Patrick Roy-now in a highly anticipated English-language edition
Since it published in Canada in November 2007, Le Guerrier became an instant hit, quickly selling out its first print run. For fans of Patrick Roy, the NHLs legendary goaltender, the book provided the first truly intimate, no-holds-barred look at the early life and meteoric rise of their hero, told from a unique perspective: his fathers. Written by Michel Roy, himself an impassioned hockey fan, Patrick Roy: Winning, Nothing Else offers keen insights on Patricks indomitable will to win, how he revolutionized goaltending and popularized the butterfly style, as well as his role models and inspiration, and his relationships with teachers, teammates, the media, hockey scouts and coaches, agents and players.Reveals what makes Patrick tick, taking us behind the scenes and into the family life of one of the greatest goaltenders of all time Offers a candid look at Patricks blunders, faults and difficulties, including the heartbreaking move from Montreal that nearly broke his spirit
While much has been written and said about Patrick Roy, this fathers look at his famous son offers fans everywhere an unusually in-depth and authoritative look at this complicated and driven athlete.
The Career of Patrick Roy
Patrick Roy returns to Remparts as coach and GM
I totally respect that and I appreciate it that he let me know now. Coaching is a grind and he wasn't convinced that he wanted to coach another year, and I thanked him and told him I appreciate it and I'll see him on the golf course in a couple months. We've always been friends and we'll always continue to be friends. He was contemplating this for a few weeks. It was tough on him, stressful, and I know right now he's very comfortable with his decision and probably relieved that it's over for him.
The year-old Roy previously acted as part-owner, coach and GM of the Remparts from , winning a Memorial Cup in Roy left the Remparts in for a three-year stint as coach and vice-president of hockey operations for the Colorado Avalanche, during which he won the Jack Adams Trophy as NHL coach of the year in Roy said he went to the games "just to reassure myself that I was ready to come back to junior hockey. In his previous stint, Roy was a fiery presence behind the Remparts bench who was frequently fined by the league for criticizing officials, rival teams or even, in one case, league commissioner Gilles Courteau. He also boosted ticket sales around the league and, a strong recruiter, he consistently put together contending teams.
To be clear, this was inspired by a reader — I simply decided to run with it in my blogger way. Patrick Roy resigned on August 11, Training camp began on Thursday, September That means Roy resigned a full six weeks before the start of training camp. Six weeks is plenty of time to find an NHL coach. The timing and the candidate were all on Joe Sakic. He presumably could have had them in the Pepsi Center front offices by August
I sat down and read your reaction to the rumour of Roy in Colorado and laughed at most of your reactions. There are those who thought he was the saviour of the Colorado Avalanche. There's one, who basically says that Patrick is a loose canon, a guy who is not stable, and other nice things like that.
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Log In Membership Newsletters Obituaries. By The Associated Press. The year-old Roy previously acted as part-owner, coach and GM of the Remparts from , winning a Memorial Cup in More in Colorado Avalanche. Another new right-winger has emerged for the Avalanche, and at this rate, the club will be entirely rebuilt on the right side of the ice in the Oct. New Avalanche forward Joonas Donskoi continues to settle into the Denver area.
Published: April 21, Quel acte de classe. Fini le silence! What a class act. Never came to help me.
He is regarded as one of the greatest goaltenders of all time. Nicknamed "Saint Patrick," Roy split his playing career in the NHL between the Montreal Canadiens , with whom he played for 11 years, and the Avalanche, with whom he played for eight years. Roy won four Stanley Cups during his career, two with each franchise. In , Roy was selected as the greatest goaltender in NHL history by a panel of 41 writers, coupled with a simultaneous fan poll. Roy's number 33 jersey is retired by both the Canadiens and Avalanche. Roy is widely credited with popularizing the butterfly style of goaltending,  which has since become the dominant style of goaltending around the world. Before stepping down in the off-season, Roy had been the head coach of the Avalanche since the —14 season , during which he won the Jack Adams Award as the NHL's best coach.