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5 edition of Wayne Gretzky found in the catalog.

Wayne Gretzky

the great goodbye

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Published by Key Porter Books in Toronto .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada
    • Subjects:
    • Gretzky, Wayne, 1961-,
    • Hockey players -- Canada -- Biography.,
    • Hockey players -- Canada -- Pictorial works.

    • Edition Notes

      Pictorial

      Statementedited by Scott Morrison.
      GenreBiography., Pictorial works.
      ContributionsMorrison, Scott.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGV848.5.G73 W29 1999
      The Physical Object
      Pagination96 p. :
      Number of Pages96
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL123735M
      ISBN 101552630994
      LC Control Number99492063

      Gretzky was traded to the Los Angeles Kings- a move that would soon become one of the most remarkable trades in NHL history. Louis Blues. Walter Gretzky was named to the Order of Canada on 28 December"for his contributions to minor hockey in Canada, and for his dedication to helping a myriad of local, provincial, and national charities. Over the last three seasons, only six players have scored 50 goals in an entire season.

      This is Gretzky like he hasn't been seen before — playing the historian's game, exchanging his old Jofa and Easton for spectacles and a library pass. How much is Wayne Gretzky charging for events? Gretzky became executive director for the Canadian national men's hockey team during the Winter Olympics, in which the team won a Gold medal. I stand on the bottom of the beige guard railing; pressing my chest against it as I hang my head down towards the North Saskatchewan.

      And on February 24,he broke Phil Esposito's — single season scoring record. The jumpshot is cake. But it was the rink his father built for him behind the little house on Varadi Avenue in Brantford that became known as the birthplace of his skating skills. Gretzky won the Art Ross Memorial Trophy leading NHL scorer for seven consecutive years, from the —81 to the —87 season, and won it again in —90, —91, and — Inthey made it to the Stanley Cup Finalonly to be swept by the three-time defending champion New York Islanders. The "rink" was replaced by a swimming pool on the day Wayne was traded to the Los Angeles Kings.


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As a King, Gretzky became the all-time leading scorer with his nd goal and the all-time point-getter with his nd point in the league. Late in the —94 season he broke another Howe record of career goals, accomplishing this in fewer games than Howe played. Although he scored just as many goals in the tryout game as any of his fellow hopefuls, he was judged to be too small for the higher league.

In he returned to the Oilers franchise as a partner and vice chairman. Podnieks, Andrew. The most interesting athletes are never the stars on the ascent or the gods at the top of the game, but rather the humans on the other side.

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