1. Wayne Gretzky Looking to Make Huge Profit on Renovated California House

    Less than five years after buying a house, Wayne Gretzky and his wife Janet are looking to flip it for a huge profit. The couple bought their Thousand Oaks, Calif. house for $2...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 3 months ago 23,683 reads 16 comments

  2. Wayne Gretzky Discusses NHL and Southern California with Rachel Nichols

    Wayne Gretzky 's blockbuster trade from the Edmonton Oilers to the Los Angeles Kings in 1988 did what many thought was impossible: It ignited the popularity of hockey in Southern California...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 6 months ago 2,505 reads 1 comments

  3. The 5 Best Los Angeles Kings of the 1990s

    The Los Angeles Kings enjoyed great success in the early 1990s, winning their first and only division title in 1990-91 and reaching the Stanley Cup Final for the first time in franchise history in 1992-93...

    Eric McKelvie Written by Eric McKelvie about 9 months ago 1,747 reads 0 comments

  4. Did Wayne Gretzky Retire Too Early?

    Wayne Gretzky , the greatest hockey player of all time, retired at age 38, right before the conclusion of the 1998-99 NHL season...

    Rob Vollman Written by Rob Vollman about 9 months ago 6,297 reads 12 comments

  5. What's Worked and What Hasn't in the Post-Gretzky NHL Expansion

    At the risk of embellishing quarter-century hyperbole, Aug. 9, 1988 really did shake hockey to its core. Not only was there emotional impact on fans in Edmonton (agony) and Los Angeles ...

    Lyle Fitzsimmons Written by Lyle Fitzsimmons about 11 months ago 1,970 reads 1 comments

  6. Should the NHL Introduce the Wayne Gretzky Trophy?

    In recent years, the NHL has introduced the Maurice Richard Trophy and the Mark Messier NHL Leadership Award . These have become prestigious prizes across the league and are fitting tributes to two of the best players who have ever laced them up...

    James Onusko Written by James Onusko about 11 months ago 9,587 reads 65 comments

  7. 10 Incredible Facts About Wayne Gretzky

    The name Wayne Gretzky is synonymous with greatness. The Brantford , Ontario native, appropriately nicknamed the "Great One," began to re-write the record books when he first stepped onto the ice as an NHL player for the Edmonton Oilers in 1979...

    Nicholas Goss Written by Nicholas Goss about 12 months ago 13,110 reads 12 comments

  8. How the Wayne Gretzky Trade Rocked My World 25 Years Ago

    1988 was a great year to be a hockey fan. Or, more specifically, an Edmonton Oilers hockey fan. I was 19 years old and had watched every second of every Oilers playoff game ...

    Lyle Fitzsimmons Written by Lyle Fitzsimmons about 12 months ago 2,097 reads 2 comments

  9. How the Wayne Gretzky Trade Changed Hockey in the United States

    The stunning and unexpected trade that sent Edmonton Oilers superstar Wayne Gretzky to the Los Angeles Kings 25 years ago today was a landmark event for the NHL that changed the entire landscape of the sport in the United States...

    Nicholas Goss Written by Nicholas Goss about 12 months ago 6,329 reads 4 comments