Pat Hickey, Hockey Writer & Gazette Columnist
"Hickey on Hockey"
Pat Hickey is nearing his 50th year as a journalist.
Pat who has made his home in Foster for the past 21 years, has been the sports editor of the Montreal Star, the Gazette and the Vancouver Sun, and has also worked for the Toronto Sun, the Toronto Star, the Globe and Mail and the CBC.
He began covering the Montreal Canadiens in 1968 when he had the honour of covering Jean Beliveau’s 500th goal and returned to the Canadiens’ beat in 1991. He has also covered Major League baseball, the CFL, five Olympic Games and many other major sports events.
He graduated from Sir George Williams University and has a masters degree from the University of Western Ontario.