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Live From Radio Rinkside: The Bob Chase Story
by Bob Chase
For 56 years, Bob Chase has been an institution as the voice of the Fort Wayne Komets, one of the premier franchises in minor league hockey. Thousands of children over five decades have hidden under the covers listening to Chase describe the action throughout the Midwest as they drift off to sleep listening to their heroes. It's possible no one else in America has introduc ...more
Paperback, 268 pages
Published January 19th 2009 by Authorhouse
(first published January 1st 2009)
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This is the story of Bob Chase, the radio voice of the minor league hockey team Fort Wayne Komets (Indiana). I grew up in Green Bay. Didn't have hockey there when I was a kid, but I could pick up his broadcasts on my transister radio with earplug on overcast winter nights when I snuck it to bed with my 3 brothers. He introduced me to hockey. I've since met him in Auburn Hills at a Detroit Vipers game (now defunct), him and his wife in Utica (MI) at a Michigan Mechanics game (now defunct), and la ...more