The Bookkeeper Book Store is excited to announce former Toronto Maple Leaf, Doug Gilmour will be at our store signing copies of his new book, Killer. Doug Gilmour is a 20 season veteran of the NHL, a Hockey Hall of Famer and current OHL coach.
This is a book-signing in the store. Doug will only be signing copies of his book, no hockey memorabilia. Books will be numbered as you purchase them so we recommend pre-ordering his book or getting your copy early to be near the front of the line. We expect the store will be full that night! Killer will be released on October 17. You can pre-order Killer online at http://
or by calling the store at 519-337-3171.
“They called him Killer.
Doug Gilmour didn’t look fearsome on a pair of skates—being an “undersized” forward would plague him during his early career—but few players matched his killer instincts in the faceoff circle or in front of the net. The Hockey Hall of Famer from Kingston, Ontario, played for seven teams over his twenty-year career, netting 450 goals and 964 assists during the regular season and another 188 points in the playoffs, making him one of the highest-scoring centres of all time. Gilmour played a big role in the 1989 Stanley Cup victory, scoring the winning goal for the Calgary Flames. Perhaps most famously, he led the Toronto Maple Leafs to multiple winning seasons and in 1993, took them to the brink of their first Stanley Cup final in decades, only to lose out on one of the most controversial calls in hockey history.
In Killer, Doug Gilmour bares all about his on- and off-the-ice exploits and escapades. Gilmour has always been frank with the media, and his memoir is as revealing as it is hilarious. He played with the greatest players of his generation, and his love for the game and for life are legendary.”
This event is FREE.