Wayne Gretzky

Goodbye, Rexall Place

CP | Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.07.2016 | Canada Alberta

Greats including Wayne Gretzky, Mark Messier and Grant Fuhr attended the final game.

Edmonton Oilers Prepare To Say Goodbye To Rexall Place

The Huffington Post Alberta | Sarah Rieger | Posted 04.07.2016 | Canada Alberta

The arena saw Edmonton's first Stanley Cup win in 1984.

Happy Birthday To 'The Great One'

The Huffington Post Canada | Evan Pang | Posted 01.26.2016 | Canada

"You miss 100 per cent of the shots you never take."

Wayne Gretzky's Grandson Won't Take Any Advice On Stick Handling

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 01.13.2016 | Canada Parents

Baby Tatum hasn't even turned one and he's already taking after his famous grandfather.

The Hockey-Industrial Complex Is Failing Canada's Young Players

Grant Gordon | Posted 01.06.2016 | Canada Living
Grant Gordon

Maybe we've lost sight of the forest for the trees, letting hockey become an industry. We should remember it's a game, and let kids play and learn through play. Bringing back some freedom into minor hockey, returning a sense of play to the game, will help develop creative skills and, in turn, help us win.

Is Your Organization Innovative Or Opportunistic?

Andrew Miller | Posted 01.06.2016 | Canada Business
Andrew Miller

We often associate taking risk and embracing failure as components of being innovative. However, both are components of being innovative and opportunistic. You can be opportunistic and still take risk. You can be opportunistic and still fail. The main difference is your approach.

Wayne Gretzky Just Can't Sell His $8-Million California Home

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 12.18.2015 | Canada Business

Wayne Gretzky is widely recognized as the greatest hockey player of all time. But his skills at selling his gorgeous California home don't quite ma...

Wayne Gretzky's Grandson Is The Next Great One

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 10.28.2015 | Canada Parents

The nine-month-old looks pretty comfortable with a hockey stick.

Wayne Gretzky's Fashion Debut And More Highlights From Toronto Fashion Week Day 4

The Huffington Post Canada | Madelyn Chung | Posted 10.23.2015 | Canada Style

It was a big night for "The Great One."

Gretzky: I Did Harper 'A Favour'

CP | Lauren La Rose, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.22.2015 | Canada Politics

The Great One says he would do the same for any prime minister.

Harper Endorsed By Great (Voteless) One

CP | Colin Perkel, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.19.2015 | Canada Politics

Conservative Leader Stephen Harper did some deft skating Friday when he was told hockey legend Wayne Gretzky would be unable to vote for him Oct. 19.

Be Forward Thinking To Discover Tomorrow's Great Jobs Today

Paul Barter | Posted 06.14.2015 | Canada Business
Paul Barter

Developing skills in engineering, software development, analytics, security, behavioural economics, psychology, sales or digital marketing was a great first step towards that fulfilling in-demand career. Understanding how to apply those skills to help transform industries increases your employability and makes you an attractive candidate for the best employers of today and tomorrow.

Wayne Gretzky Gets Political

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.25.2015 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - Wayne Gretzky waded into Ontario's Progressive Conservative leadership race on Monday by voicing his support for Patrick Brown, a member of ...

Get Your Hockey on Edmonton!

Yelp Canada | Posted 03.29.2015 | Canada Alberta
Yelp Canada

Ah hockey, Canada's pastime and definitely the predominant religion of Edmontonians. The City Of Champions is still reveling from the high of Canada's gold medal win at the World Juniors, and is always up for some hockey talk. Whether you're watching a game live, at a bar, or getting your own game on, the YEG has plenty of places to play, watch and cheers to our favourite sport.

All The Times Wayne Gretzky Looked Like A Boss Off The Ice

The Huffington Post Canada | Chloe Tejada | Posted 01.26.2015 | Canada Style

Most of the news of late has been centred around one particular Gretzky: Paulina, eldest daughter of Wayne and Janet Jones. But guess what Paulina? Mo...

9 Things You Might Not Know About The Oilers '84 Cup Win

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 10.11.2014 | Canada Alberta

Thousands of diehard Edmonton Oilers fans packed Rexall Place Friday night to celebrate the homecoming of the 1984 Stanley Cup-winning team. The s...

'Thank You, Edmonton. Thank You'

CP | Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.10.2014 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - Peter Pocklington, the man who launched the Edmonton Oilers dynasty, then loathed for decades for trading Wayne Gretzky, welled up with tea...

Gretzky Says He Almost Joined Red Wings In '88

CP | Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.07.2014 | Canada Alberta

LETHBRIDGE, - Wayne Gretzky would have been playing for the Detroit Red Wings if his wife would have had her way in the 1988 trade from the Edmonton O...

An Open Letter To The Vancouver Canucks

Chris Taylor | Posted 11.22.2014 | Canada British Columbia
Chris Taylor

I'm 42 now, with two kids. One of them is almost taller than me. Time is running out here. So, Canucks? Just one Cup victory in my lifetime would be great.

The Great One Stands Behind Paulina's Troubled Beau

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 09.10.2014 | Canada

The Great One is standing behind Paulina Gretzky's troubled fiancé Dustin Johnson during the pro golfer's leave from the sport. Wayne Gretzky told...

Janet Gretzky Looks Chic On The Red Carpet

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 09.10.2014 | Canada Style

Now we know where Paulina Gretzky got her good looks from! On Tuesday night, Janet Gretzky and hubby Wayne Gretzky attended the "Red Army" premiere...

Wayne & Janet Gretzky Make One Hot Couple

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 09.07.2014 | Canada Style

We did a double take when we saw Wayne Gretzky and wife Janet Jones Gretzky on the TIFF 2014 red carpet! The couple attended the Toronto Film Festi...

Gretzky Threatened To Call Off Paulina's Wedding: Report

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 08.06.2014 | Canada

It wasn't long ago that hockey great Wayne Gretzky was lavishing praise on Dustin Johnson, the PGA golfer and fiancé of his daughter, Paulina. The...

Canadian Heroes List Features Some Of Tories' Biggest Rivals

CP | Dean Beeby, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.15.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Canadians have handed the Harper government a Top 10 list of the country's greatest heroes, featuring some of the Conservative party's greate...

WATCH: The Great One's Come A Long Way Since This 'SNL' Appearance

CP | Stephen Whyno, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.26.2014 | Canada Alberta

Before the hockey town that Wayne Gretzky built hosted its first outdoor game at Dodger Stadium, The Great One made a rare Hollywood move by going on ...