Tie domi talks about his new book and fighting in hockey. He revisits that episode at length in his new book, shift work. Throughout our long friendship, ive seen firsthand tie s dedication to family, loyalty to friends, and humility and generous spirit towards his many fans. Tie tells about his personal and professional life, from being a young boy to the present. When this incident first went down, i was just a young and very impressionable jordie. Six teams have scored emptynet goals engs to go on to lose, but five of those were owngoals on delayed penalties early in the game. Smith sacked guitarist martin bramah and keyboardist marcia schofield immediately after the australian leg of the tour, reducing the lineup to four for the first time in bands history. Tie domi on his new book, fighting, and what matters in life former nhl enforcer tie domi wrote shift work to address his brutal career but also. For the launch of his new book, shift work, tie domi, sat down with us for a noholds barred interview to discuss his life in the game, being a toronto maple leaf. Jim cowrote the book bleeding blue with wendel clark, shift work with tie domi and everyday hockey heroes with bob mackenzie.
Bobby orr found that out the hard way when quinn caught the superstar skating. There are shots of family as well as stars like mario lemieux and mark wahlberg. Tie domi attends as many arizona coyotes games as possible, to watch his. Retired nhl tough guy tie domi never had the softest hands just ask his opponents faces. Some of the most poignant chapters in your book are about bob.
If with that last letter you pictured the urbane playwright in switzerland, cigaretteholdered and smokingjacketed, dashing off a letter in the 1960s from a cozy nook high up in chalet cowardthe house he bought in the alps to take advantage of switzerlands kinda gentler tax lawslocated at les avants, montreux, just down the mountain from. Tie domi moves from penalty box to arena suite, watching his. Tie domis shift work a touching tale of others, but seldom of himself. Bob kaiser shift work is a story of true grit and is sure to inspire people who have followed tie s career on and off the ice. Intensely watching his son max battle the new york islanders last week, tie domi was temporarily distracted when a fellow canadian appeared in his barclays center suite. Posted on november 11, 2015 by tie domi tie domi memoir tie domi focuses on positivity, touches on fighting in shift work autobiography by neil best neil. Welcome to the official tie fan page, with exclusive content and comments by tie. Without tie at my side, i couldnt have accomplished what i did in toronto. Tie domi tilts back his head, pressing a finger against the tip of his oftbusted schnoz. The only fights tie domi discussed in detail were his epic tilts with windsors bob probert, the reigning nhl heavyweight champ, and joe. Tie domi earned a living as a role player and enforcer for 16 years in hockeys most elite and competitive ranks, the nhl. Domi addresses the culture of fighting and his past as an enforcer in a recently released memoir, shift work, which is a best seller across canada. Former nhl enforcer tie domi wrote shift work to address his brutal.
The fall started working on the album in 1990 while touring in support of extricate. Tie is a loyal friend who is one of a kind on and off the ice. The former nhl thug, who once dragged his bare knuckles along the ice surface of the old winnipeg arena as guard dog for teemu selanne, among others, has written a book, shift work. Lemieux, pat burns, bob probert, wade belak, and his three children max, avery, and carlin. Toronto the photos on the inside cover of tie domis shift work tell the book s tale. Tie domi fights a fan you fan stumbles into sticky situation with tie domi fights with a fan you tie domi vs philadelphia flyers fan. He could throw a mean punch, and occasionally score an ugly goal. Cowrote the book shift work with tie domi simon and schuster canada february 2014 april 2015 1 year 3 months. From hockeys most prolific fighter comes a sports memoir unlike any otherpassionate, funny, and candid, shift work chronicles domis. For the launch of his new book, shift work, tie domi, sat down with us for. The only fights tie domi discussed in detail were his epic tilts with windsors bob probert, the reigning nhl heavyweight champ, and joe kocur, proberts bruise brother.
Shift work ebook by tie domi 9781476782522 rakuten kobo. Shattenkirks first nyr press conference, polishing the turd known as the nassau coliseum, no love for tanner glass, thank you kevin klein, the ruff vs av storyline begins, jagr watch, the 202014 rangers, msg networks. The life of an enforcer is thankless, he wrote in his book shift work. Three years after tie domi and lang combined for shift work, its maxs. Fightin words tie domi retired from the nhl in 2006 after earning a reputation as one of the most feared enforcers in the league. Tie domi pulls no punches in new book shift work back to video i always had publishers coming at me wanting me to write a book about fighting and i always said, no, no, no. Domi more than just a fighter in book shift work book tour. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. All tie domi wanted to do was protect his teammates during his days on the ice, but theres more to the former maple leafs enforcer than fighting, trashtalking and squirting boisterous philadelphia flyers fans with water. When deaths like wade belak and bob probert happened, people. An excerpt from exleafs enforcer tie domis new book.
Apr 26, 2012 look at pictures from tie domis many fights during his career. See more ideas about hockey, toronto maple leafs and nhl. While even the most casual hockey fan will thoroughly enjoy this book, it is also a valuable vessel for anyone wanting to improve themselves as a business person, family member, friend, or teammate. Shift work might be domis greatest knock out of all. Shift work by tie domi, 9781476782515, available at book depository with free delivery worldwide. After arriving on bookshelves in early november of 2015. Tie domi and flyers fan from the penalty box incident get.
Shift work is an autobiographical look at the life of tahir tie domi and his work. Posted on november 4, 2015 by tie domi tie domi memoir. Shift work shows tie domi as he isa devoted father and friend, a valued and loyal team player, a magnetic personality, and an athlete of immense skill and courage. Elbow on niedermayer the dumbest thing i did in my. Tie domi moves from penalty box to arena suite, watching. Shift work is an autobiographical look at the life of tahir tie domi and his work on and off the ice in the nhl.
Tie domi talks with the flyers fan he fought years ago cbs tie domi fights with a fan tie domi fights fan sante blog nhl penalty box five fun moments in history sports. Clark, and brian berard, as well as everyday hockey heroes with bob mckenzie. The former player recounts the incident in his new book, shift work. Get your very own copy of shift work that has been autographed by legendary leaf tough guy tie domi. Comes with certificate of authenticity and holofoil. Known for his role as a goon, he played for the toronto maple leafs, new york.
Tahir tie domi born november 1, 1969 is a canadian retired professional ice hockey player. Throughout the book i felt like i was ties friend, or at least i wanted to be. Can you ever forgive me memoirs of a literary forger by. Jim lang is a broadcast veteran and bestselling author. Im former nhler tie domi here to answer your questions. Shift work by tie domi overdrive rakuten overdrive. The diminutive bruiser has a new book out shift work. Domi on leafs, enforcers and his bff lemieux sportsnet. He offers insight into the most memorable points of his career, sharing his successes and mistakes with unparalleled honesty. Shiftwork is the th album by the british rock band the fall, released through phonogram records in 1991.897 1245 286 208 31 790 1035 219 857 158 251 1302 629 1354 653 75 728 634 127 468 1318 1233 677 1230 799 450 818 638 14 945 556 517 698 1506 1517 250 1191 69 163 432 1473 79 140 901