Birth date 26 Feb 1961 (59 years)
Nationality Canada Canada
Position Centre
Nickname The Great One
Team history
Rangers 1996 - 1999
St. Louis Blues 1995 - 1996
Los Angeles Kings 1988 - 1995
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.