Wayne Gretzky

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 ...

Wayne Gretzky On Paulina: She Can't Beat Me On The Hockey Rink

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada Style

She may have a killer swing, but Paulina Gretzky is no The Great One - so admitted her legendary dad. In an impromptu interview, Wayne Gretzky made...

LOOK: Wayne Gretzky Selling California Townhouse

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 12.07.2013 | Canada Business

Hockey legend Wayne Gretzky is selling his Thousand Oaks, CA townhouse, according to BuzzBuzz Home. It’s on the market for $1.899 million. The 3...

Paulina Gretzky: 'I Know Where My Dad Is From.. But I'm American'

The Huffington Post Canada Style | Posted 11.11.2013 | Canada Style

Although Paulina Gretzky has a Canadian hockey legend for a father, she insists she’s really an American girl. “I know where my dad is from, a...

LOOK: Paulina's WILD Photos

The Huffington Post Canada Style | Posted 10.27.2013 | Canada Style

Could these be Paulina Gretzky’s wildest photos yet? Wayne Gretzky’s daughter’s most recent Instagram pictures show her posing with some fero...

Warhol Painting Of Gretzky Coming To B.C.?

CBC | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia

A B.C. art collector who was forced to sell an iconic painting of Wayne Gretzky, is hoping to get the portrait back when the item goes up for auction ...

How the NHL Won (and Lost) a New (Black) Fan

Christopher Stuart Taylor | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada
Christopher Stuart Taylor

I'm Canadian. I like sports. I like hockey. I also happen to be Black. That's why it was such a point of pride to see P.K. Subban on the ice; the NHL was finally making good on its intention to court more non-white fans. Then I watched P.K.'s teammate, George Parros, get wheeled off the ice on a stretcher, and I wondered how many new fans thought they just saw a man die.

Great One's Statues Defaced

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.02.2013 | Canada

BRANTFORD, Ont. - Police in Brantford, Ont., are examining videotape as they investigate vandalism to new statues of hockey great Wayne Gretzky in his...

LOOK: Paulina Flaunts Her Ring

The Huffington Post Canada Style | Posted 09.23.2013 | Canada Style

We just can’t get over the size of Paulina Gretzky’s sparkler! The newly engaged Instagram star showed off her incredible ring while watching t...

The Invincible House of Gretzky

Andy Juniper | Posted 10.26.2013 | Canada
Andy Juniper

True story. Early one morning as my wife was signing-in at a corporate golf tournament, a charming and magnetic man sidled up to her and, with a playful twinkle in his eyes, he smiled mischievously and told her that he loved her. Turns out, that man was Walter Gretzky. This was just another notch in my long (and partially true) history with the Gretzky family.

'She Said Yes!!!'

CP | The Associated Press | Posted 10.18.2013 | Canada Style

JUPITER, Fla. - PGA Tour player Dustin Johnson and Paulina Gretzky have taken to Twitter to say they're getting married.Johnson tweeted Sunday that "s...

Fans Remember: 'Hockey Is Still A Business'

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 08.09.2013 | Canada Alberta

For those who follow hockey, for those who were in Alberta at the time, for those who did the minimum to stay on top of current events, they probably ...

25 Years Ago..

CP | Monte Stewart, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.08.2013 | Canada Alberta

Wayne Gretzky's trade to the Los Angeles Kings from the Edmonton Oilers on Aug. 9, 1988 continues to create a ripple effect 25 years later.Here's a lo...

LOOK: Massive Gretzky Collection Nets Big Bucks

CP | Bob Weber, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.19.2013 | Canada Alberta

The Wayne Gretzky of Wayne Gretzky collectors has netted big bucks for old pucks after an auction of some of his choicest memorabilia closed Wednesday...

LOOK: Who Is Paulina Gretzky's Mom?

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.07.2013 | Canada Style

Paulina Gretzky is known for her long blond hair, fit body, and, well, her boobs, but the Instagram lover didn't come by her looks from a surgeon (at ...

All This Gretzky Stuff Up For Auction

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.16.2013 | Canada Alberta

FORT MCMURRAY, Alta. - Here are a few of the items from Shawn Chaulk's remarkable collection of game-used Wayne Gretzky memorabilia:— The jersey Gre...