LI photographer celebrates 5,000 games with NHL
An Old Bethpage native is celebrating a milestone--working 5,000 professional games with the NHL.
Bruce Bennett has been a photographer with the league for 40 years.
A typical game is six hours of work, meaning Bennett has spent about 3 1/2 years of his life sitting behind the glass following players with his camera.
Bennett estimates that he's taken more than a 1.5 million hockey...