Michael Farber was an SI Senior Writer from 1994 to 2014, principally covering hockey. He and Danielle Tétrault have two grown children, Jérémy and Gabrielle, and two grandchildren, Myriam and Vincent. Farber, a New Jersey native, has lived with his wife in Montreal since 1979 although he detests cold weather. Go figure.
All Michael Farber Stories
Sidney Crosby's blockbuster return shows where the focus in sports belongs.
In May 2008 Hockey Hall of Famer and Red Wings great Ted Lindsay took the stand in U.S. District Court in the case of Konstantinov et al v.
The Penguins have the best player in hockey as well as its leading scorer, yet last year's Stanley Cup runner-up is still in desperate need of a rescue plan. It all starts with you, Kid
What Letdown? Unlike most other recent Cup finalists, deeply talented Ottawa is showing no ill effects from its extended spring THE MOST ...
Split Decision Why is one of the Canucks' identical Sedin twins going to the All- Star Game while the other stays home? THE NHL'S hockey ...
1 Dallas Stars
There is no clinically proven hair of the dog or other magicpotion for the dread Stanley Cup hangover, that bloated feelingof success and ...
BLACK SEA BULLIES?
ONCE THE DOMINANT FORCE IN INTERNATIONAL PLAY, RUSSIAN HOCKEY HASN'T BEEN THE SAME SINCE THE DEMISE OF THE ...
2 Florida Marlins
New first baseman Carlos Delgado balances the power in an already loaded lineup
A DOGGONE RED
The next time Cincinnati Red lefthander David Wells shaves offhis mustache--as he had to when he joined the clean-shaven Redsin July--he might just store the ...
Brilliant, but Bittersweet
Three shutout wins can't erase a lingering sense of loss
Who's Your Goalie?
An All-Star? A journeyman? A postseason neophyte? Playoff teams commit to one goaltender even when some, including top-seeded Detroit, might be wise to keep giving work to their backup
Montreal Bids Adieu
The Expos' final homestand in Canada filled les habitants with little but ennui
Second Only To Sidney
Penguins center Evgeni Malkin, in his sophomore postseason, has emerged as an electric playmaker, and along with Sidney Crosby is giving Pittsburgh hockey's most dangerous one-two punch
Word to the Doctor
Thirty-nine one-goal games, 20 decided in OT, three Game 7s: Nobody captures the drama of NHL Spring quite like the erudite Mike Emrick
Will Skate for Food
In the first week of the lockout, NHL players were taking games wherever they could find them
The Stylish Senator Emery
The coolest player in the NHL is Ray Emery, a flashy-dressing, insect-eating, goon-battling goaltender who has helped carry Ottawa to the Stanley Cup finals
The Wisdom of Ozzie
Outspoken, unconventional and often politically incorrect, Ozzie Guillen has managed the small-balling White Sox to the majors' best record