Wayne Gretzky

Sport: Hockey
Position: centre
Nationality: Canada Canada
Birth date: 1961-02-26 (54 years)
Nickname: The Great One

Team history

New York Rangers New York Rangers 1996 - 1999
St. Louis Blues St. Louis Blues 1995 - 1996
Los Angeles Kings Los Angeles Kings 1988 - 1995
Edmonton Oilers Edmonton Oilers 1980 - 1988

Wayne Gretzky is a former Canadian hockey player. He rose to fame with the Edmonton Oilers that he helped win five consecutive Stanley Cups in the 1980s. His nickname is the Great One and he is considered to be the best player of all time.

He is currently part owner and the Head Coach of the Phoenix Coyotes.

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