Today in History: Wayne Gretzky Announces his Retirement

On April 16, 1999, hockey legend Wayne Gretzky officially announced his retirement shortly after his last NHL game in Canada, a 2-2 New York Rangers tie with the Ottawa Senators. During the final timeout of the game people in the stands chanted “One more year!” as highlights from his career were displayed on the scoreboard and hoped a miracle would occur prompting The Great One...
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Why Nashville Decided NOT To Sing the National Anthem

Chicago Blackhawks Hockey - Every Chicago Blackhawks fan knows that the Nashville Predators were trying to do everything they could to “keep the red out” this season, but after reading this facebook post it seems like they are taking it a little to far. The video in the featured picture is from the National Anthem during the 1991 All-Star Game in Chicago, a game played right...
Via Sports Mockery
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Wayne Gretzky’s California Mansion On Sale For $10.5 Million (Photos)

Looking for a new place in southern California? We have a great one for you. Hockey legend Wayne Gretzky has put his 8,711-square-foot mansion in Thousand Oaks, Calif. on the market, according to The Real Estalker. The sprawling compound, which features five bedrooms and six bedrooms, is on sale for $10.5 million and features a stunning courtyard entrance as well as a picture-perfect...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Amanda Dufner, Paulina Gretzky Highlight PGA Tour’s Significant Others (Photos)

Each year, golf’s greatest take to Augusta National for The Masters, where they spend four days duking it out on the pristine Georgia course. While watching The Masters can be a very relaxing sports experience, there is some additional excitement each year as golf fans are re-introduced to the various pros and their significant others. If one thing is certain, it’s that golfers...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Wayne Gretzky Selling Cali Mansion for $10.5 Mil (Photos)

Since Wayne Gretzky  is “The Great One” is this considered “The Great House?” I digress, Wayne Gretzky earned plenty of hat tricks during his playing days and he gets one off the ice this time with his purchase and flip of this Thousand Oaks, California house. Gretzky and his wife bought the house in 2009 for $2.7 mil and put some good ole time and money into it. The main...
Via BlackSportsOnline
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Wayne Gretzky selling Lake Sherwood mansion for $10.5 million

Wayne Gretzky and his wife Janet have been busy making all kinds of real estate moves in Southern California, and it looks like they are ready to unload their latest property. According to The Real Estalker, the Gretzkys have listed one of their mansions in the exclusive Lake Sherwood area of Westlake Village/Thousand Oaks for […]
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Old Men Create Hilarious Remake Of Paulina Gretzky Cover Shoot (Photo)

Paulina Gretzky’s Golf Digest cover shoot has caused quite the stir in the past few days. This photo should add some fuel to the fire. After a scantily-clad Gretzky angered many, including several LPGA members, by appearing on the cover of the May issue of Golf Digest, Orlando-based photographer Cy Cyr called upon several middle-aged males to recreate the model’s controversial...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

LPGA Members Not Happy Paulina Gretzky on Cover of Golf Digest--But Guys Everywhere Are!

The folks at Golf Digest knew what they were doing when they had the daughter of the Great One (Wayne Gretzky) on the cover of the latest issue with her best assets on display (not completely of course). This has angered many of the ladies on the LPGA Tour. I guess I can understand why. The magazine could have used a professional golfer to show people six moves that will help their...
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13 days ago  |  Discuss

'Jeopardy!' contestant fails miserably on easy NHL question

This is further proof that the NHL hasn’t reached the casual fan. The answer is “100+ assists in an NHL season has been accomplished only 13 times, 11 times by this player.” Clearly, the answer is Wayne Gretzky. But “Joe” didn’t see it like that. Joe’s face was priceless after he realizes the mistake. Alex Trebek sounded shocked. Joe had the last laugh, though. He...
Via Puck Drunk Love
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Hockey legend Wayne Gretzky once babysat "Blurred Lines" singer Robin Thicke (Video)

The hottest song in the United States right now is Robin Thicke’s “Blurred Lines.” It’s No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart and it has more than 121 million views on YouTube. Thicke’s star is rising. And it turns out that way back in 1988 — when Thicke was just 11 years old — hockey legend Wayne Gretzky and his wife, Janet, actually took care of young Robin while...
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August 03, 2013  |  Discuss

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