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Today in History: Wayne Gretzky Announces his Retirement

On April 16, 1999, hockey legend Wayne Gretzky officially announced his retirement shortly after his last NHL game in Canada, a 2-2 New York Rangers tie with the Ottawa Senators. During the final timeout of the game people in the stands chanted “One more year!” as highlights from his career were displayed on the scoreboard and hoped a miracle would occur prompting The Great One...
Via Grandstand University
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Why Nashville Decided NOT To Sing the National Anthem

Chicago Blackhawks Hockey - Every Chicago Blackhawks fan knows that the Nashville Predators were trying to do everything they could to “keep the red out” this season, but after reading this facebook post it seems like they are taking it a little to far. The video in the featured picture is from the National Anthem during the 1991 All-Star Game in Chicago, a game played right...
Via Sports Mockery
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Wayne Gretzky Selling California Dump With Decent Pool – $10.5 Million

  And here I thought Wayne Gretzky would live in a nicer house. Are you in the market for a five bedroom, six…
Via Busted Coverage
6 days ago  |  Discuss

SHOOT THE MOON

Peter Stastny was an insane hockey player, one of the very best of his era. Peter Stastny would be more famous, but Wayne Gretzky dominated the era and a lot of good players of the 1980s and 1990s didn't get their due. Peter's son, Paul, is a free agent this summer. Let's have a look: This is from Extra Skater, and tells us Stastny is a nice offensive player, who...
Via Puckrant.com
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Wayne Gretzky’s California Mansion On Sale For $10.5 Million (Photos)

Looking for a new place in southern California? We have a great one for you. Hockey legend Wayne Gretzky has put his 8,711-square-foot mansion in Thousand Oaks, Calif. on the market, according to The Real Estalker. The sprawling compound, which features five bedrooms and six bedrooms, is on sale for $10.5 million and features a stunning courtyard entrance as well as a picture-perfect...
Via NESN.com
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Amanda Dufner, Paulina Gretzky Highlight PGA Tour’s Significant Others (Photos)

Each year, golf’s greatest take to Augusta National for The Masters, where they spend four days duking it out on the pristine Georgia course. While watching The Masters can be a very relaxing sports experience, there is some additional excitement each year as golf fans are re-introduced to the various pros and their significant others. If one thing is certain, it’s that golfers...
Via NESN.com
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Wayne Gretzky Selling Cali Mansion for $10.5 Mil (Photos)

Since Wayne Gretzky  is “The Great One” is this considered “The Great House?” I digress, Wayne Gretzky earned plenty of hat tricks during his playing days and he gets one off the ice this time with his purchase and flip of this Thousand Oaks, California house. Gretzky and his wife bought the house in 2009 for $2.7 mil and put some good ole time and money into it. The main...
Via BlackSportsOnline
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Wayne Gretzky selling Lake Sherwood mansion for $10.5 million

Wayne Gretzky and his wife Janet have been busy making all kinds of real estate moves in Southern California, and it looks like they are ready to unload their latest property. According to The Real Estalker, the Gretzkys have listed one of their mansions in the exclusive Lake Sherwood area of Westlake Village/Thousand Oaks for […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
10 days ago  |  Discuss

23 Years Is A Long Time

from rory Boylen of The Hockey News, The last time the Detroit Red Wings missed the playoffs… • Gustav Nyquist was less than one year old. Today, he leads the Red Wings with 28 goals. • Wayne Gretzky had just completed a 40-goal, 142-point season in his second year with the Los Angeles Kings. • Teemu Selanne, who missed most of the season with a leg injury...
Via Kukla's Korner
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Old Men Create Hilarious Remake Of Paulina Gretzky Cover Shoot (Photo)

Paulina Gretzky’s Golf Digest cover shoot has caused quite the stir in the past few days. This photo should add some fuel to the fire. After a scantily-clad Gretzky angered many, including several LPGA members, by appearing on the cover of the May issue of Golf Digest, Orlando-based photographer Cy Cyr called upon several middle-aged males to recreate the model’s controversial...
Via NESN.com
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Howe and Gretzky, quietly together again

The Calgary Sun's Scott Mitchell reports that two of hockey's greatest players just happened to make an under-the-radar appearance in Calgary recently, but the lack of media presence didn't make the impromptu summit any less special: Their eyes were on the exhibits. Everyone else’s eyes were focused squarely on them. But that’s what happens when you put...
Via Kukla's Korner
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Paulina Gretzky on cover of Golf Digest, LPGA upset

NHL Hall of Famer Wayne Gretzky’s daughter has made the front of a magazine for a sport in which she does not play. How is that for a great one? Paulina Gretzky will be on the cover of Golf Digest and not everyone is happy with her yoga pants and sports bra. Stacy Lewis has two majors to her credit but has never appeared on a Golf Digest and was not too happy when speaking...
Via Tireball.com
16 days ago  |  Discuss

LPGA Members Not Happy Paulina Gretzky on Cover of Golf Digest--But Guys Everywhere Are!

The folks at Golf Digest knew what they were doing when they had the daughter of the Great One (Wayne Gretzky) on the cover of the latest issue with her best assets on display (not completely of course). This has angered many of the ladies on the LPGA Tour. I guess I can understand why. The magazine could have used a professional golfer to show people six moves that will help their...
Via FatManWriting
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Paulina Gretzky To Appear On The Cover Of Golf Digest (Photos)

Wayne Gretzky isn’t the only member of his family to appear on magazine covers. Paulina Gretzky, the daughter of the hockey legend, will appear on the cover of the upcoming issue of Golf Digest. Gretzky, of course, is engaged to professional golfer Dustin Johnson, who tweeted the big news on Thursday. Golf Digest is not the first publication to feature Gretzky on its cover, as...
Via NESN.com
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Photo: Paulina Gretzky poses on cover of 'Golf Digest'

Paulina Gretzky, famed daughter of legendary hockey player Wayne Gretzky, is gracing the cover of the upcoming issue of Golf Digest.Although Gretzky isn't a professional golfer, she is currently dating one in Dustin Johnson of the PGA Tour, and is also revered as one of the top amateur golfers in the celebrity world.That's probably not the reason the editors chose to paste...
Via Bush League Chronicle
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Jeopardy Contestants Don’t Know Much about College Football Coaches

As we saw yesterday with the Jeopardy contestants struggling with ‘Who is Wayne Gretzky’ question, on last night’s show the contestants struggled with the college football coaches section. [Crystal Ball Run] The post Jeopardy Contestants Don’t Know Much about College Football Coaches appeared first on Diehardsport.
Via Diehardsport
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Terrible miss on NHL Jeopardy question

This is further proof that the NHL hasn’t reached the casual fan. The question is , “100+ assists in an NHL season has been accomplished only 13 times, 11 times by this player.” Clearly, the answer is Wayne Gretzky. But “Joe” didn’t see it like that. Joe’s face was priceless after he realizes the mistake. Alex Trebek sounded shocked. Joe had the last laugh, though...
Via Awful Announcing
24 days ago  |  Discuss

'Jeopardy!' contestant fails miserably on easy NHL question

This is further proof that the NHL hasn’t reached the casual fan. The answer is “100+ assists in an NHL season has been accomplished only 13 times, 11 times by this player.” Clearly, the answer is Wayne Gretzky. But “Joe” didn’t see it like that. Joe’s face was priceless after he realizes the mistake. Alex Trebek sounded shocked. Joe had the last laugh, though. He...
Via Puck Drunk Love
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Trevor Gretzky Brings To Mind Great Father-Son Sports Duos (Photos)

Sons of sports stars have it tough. No matter how good 21-year-old Trevor Gretzky is at his sport of choice, baseball, the prospect likely will never reach the acclaim of his father, Wayne Gretzky, one of the greatest hockey players of all time. But the younger Gretzky at least is moving along in a major sport, something not all sports star offspring can say. With very few of the...
Via NESN.com
March 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Los Angeles Angels net Trevor Gretzky in exchange for Matthew Scioscia

The Chicago Cubs traded the offspring of hockey royalty sending Trevor Gretzky to the Los Angeles Angels in exchange for Matthew Scioscia. Gretzky is the son of the greatest hockey player to ever lace up a pair of skates in that of Wayne Gretzky. The Cubs drafted the younger Gretzky in the 7th round of the 2011 amateur draft. The lanky first baseman/outfielder put up decent numbers...
Via Players View
March 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Wayne Gretzky’s Son Traded From Cubs To Angels For Mike Scioscia’s Son

Another Gretzky has been traded to Los Angeles. The Chicago Cubs traded Trevor Gretzky, the son of Hockey Hall of Famer Wayne, to the Los Angeles Angels for catcher Matt Scioscia, the son of their manager, Mike. Gretzky, a 21-year-old outfielder, was first drafted by the Cubs in the seventh round three years ago. He has hit .288 with one home run in two minor league seasons. Angels...
Via NESN.com
March 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Cubs trade Gretzky to Angels

In a deal involving two minor league player with famous dad’s the Cubs sent OF Trevor Gretzky, son of NHL legend Wayne Gretzky, to the Angles for 1B Matthew Scioscia, the son on Angels manager Mike Scioscia.
Via cubs.scout.com
March 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Angels trade son of Mike Scioscia for son of Wayne Gretzky

It isn't often that a minor league trade turns a ton of heads in baseball. But it's different when that trade involves the sons of two huge names in L.A. sports history. On Thursday, the Angels traded Matt Scioscia, son of the Angels' skipper Mike, to the Chicago Cubs for Trevor Gretzky, son of the greatest NHL player in history and ex-LA King, Wayne Gretzky. "We...
Via Fox Sports West
March 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Paulina Gretzky is Back Providing Instagram Bikini Gems

Wayne Gretzky is the greatest hockey player of all time, but could his daughter Paulina Gretzky be the greatest Instagram bikini model? You decide. [Click NEXT to view more Gretzky bikini pics] The post Paulina Gretzky is Back Providing Instagram Bikini Gems appeared first on Diehardsport.
Via Diehardsport
March 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Wayne Gretzky’s Stanley Cup Prediction

Chicago Blackhawks Hockey - The “Great One” has spoken and Chicago Blackhawks fans should love what he is saying. The video above is NHL Network’s EJ Hradek interview Wayne Gretzky at his Fantasy Hockey Camp in Las Vegas, NV. EJ asks Gretzky to predict the 2014 Stanley Cup and I don’t think too many Blackhawks fans are going to argue with the greatest player to play in the...
Via Sports Mockery
March 13, 2014  |  Discuss

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