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Alan Hahn co-hosts "Hahn & Humpty" on 98.7 FM ESPN New York, along side Rick DiPietro from noon-3 p.m. on weekdays. He has hosted shows on 98.7 since 2012. In addition to his work on the radio, Hahn has appeared on television pre-game shows for the New York Knicks on MSG Network since 2011.Hahn wrote for Newsday until 2011, covering the Islanders and Knicks at different points in his tenure there. He is the published author of five books, including Fish Sticks: The Fall and Rise of the New York Islanders (2003), Birth of a Dynasty: The 1980 New York Islanders (2004), Bruin Redemption: The Stanley Cup Returns to Boston (2011), 100 Things a Knicks Fan Should Know and Do Before They Die (2012) and The New York Knicks: The Complete Illustrated History (2012).
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Explore the rich history of the New York Knicks, one of the NBA's most iconic teams. From their origins in the Basketball Association of America to present day, this team has boasted a long list of all-time greats including Patrick Ewing, Carmelo Anthony, and more. The Knicks' legendary status is enhanced by their heated rivalries with teams like the Boston Celtics and Chicago Bulls. New York Knicks: The Complete Illustrated History is the ultimate celebration of this beloved basketball team, featuring profiles of top players and coaches, photography, and memorabilia.
"Birth of a Dynasty" tells the story of how a team once considered the laughingstock of the National Hockey League rose to become champions in just eight years after being an expansion franchise. Despite playoff failures, the New York Islanders overcame past struggles to secure their first-ever appearance in the Stanley Cup Finals, where they battled against two-time champions, the Philadelphia Flyers. This intense showdown demonstrated the promise and struggles of the Islanders, until Bob Nystrom made history with an unforgettable overtime goal. This moment marked the birth of a legendary dynasty and the start of a four-year championship streak. Experience the story of how it all came together, felt like to be there, and the lasting impact on Long Island's community.
100 Things Knicks Fans Should Know Do Before They Die
Alan Hahn - 2012-10-05 (first published in 2011)
Discover the ultimate resource for Knicks fans! This book distills 66 years of team history into the top 100 things to know and do, encouraging fans to live each day like it's a playoff run. From the history and meaning of the Knickerbockers to must-do activities, this entertaining handbook breaks down all the stats, important dates, players, team achievements and more, providing an easy-to-follow checklist that all fans will appreciate. With this book, you'll be an expert on this New York NBA team in no time!
"Relive the nail-biting journey of the Boston Bruins as they fought for the Stanley Cup after thirty-nine long years without a win. Experience the heated and brutal series, which pushed the team and fans to their limits, but ultimately led to an unforgettable victory. With in-depth background on the team's struggles and thrilling game highlights, Bruin Redemption is a must-read for any true hockey fan."