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Michael Farber

Michael Farber

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

Dec. 05, 2011

STAR POWER

Sidney Crosby's blockbuster return shows where the focus in sports belongs.

July 13, 2009

VLADIMIR KONSTANTINOV

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.

Feb. 23, 2009

Stimulus Needed

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

Nov. 19, 2007

The NHL

What Letdown? Unlike most other recent Cup finalists, deeply talented Ottawa is showing no ill effects from its extended spring THE MOST ...

Jan. 21, 2008

The NHL

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 ...

Oct. 04, 1999

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 ...

Feb. 03, 2014

BLACK SEA BULLIES?

ONCE THE DOMINANT FORCE IN INTERNATIONAL PLAY, RUSSIAN HOCKEY HASN'T BEEN THE SAME SINCE THE DEMISE OF THE ...

April 04, 2005

2 Florida Marlins

New first baseman Carlos Delgado balances the power in an already loaded lineup

Oct. 16, 1995

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 ...

Aug. 23, 2004

Brilliant, but Bittersweet

Three shutout wins can't erase a lingering sense of loss

April 14, 2008

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

Oct. 04, 2004

Montreal Bids Adieu

The Expos' final homestand in Canada filled les habitants with little but ennui

April 28, 2008

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

May 14, 2012

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

Oct. 04, 2004

Will Skate for Food

In the first week of the lockout, NHL players were taking games wherever they could find them

May 28, 2007

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

May 16, 2005

The Wisdom of Ozzie

Outspoken, unconventional and often politically incorrect, Ozzie Guillen has managed the small-balling White Sox to the majors' best record

Sept. 21, 2009

Out of the Ashes?

A move to Canada is the best way to fix the NHL's Phoenix disaster