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Dan Barnes: For Oilers alumni, it's one last time, with feeling


One more time, or one last time?

Common sense would suggest the Edmonton Oilers’ glory gang is about to play its last game together on Saturday. 816 more words

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Wayne Gretzky, Teemu Selanne see potential in Jets rookie Laine

WINNIPEG — When Wayne Gretzky says he’s looking forward to seeing Jets rookie Patrik Laine play in person, you know the hockey world is pumped up about the potential of the Finnish forward. 831 more words


Wayne Gretzky opens up about rarely playing hockey anymore ahead of Heritage Classic weekend

Wayne Gretzky says he doesn’t lace up his skates much these days.

The Great One will make a rare return to the ice Saturday to play alongside other former Edmonton Oilers greats against Winnipeg Jets alumni as part of the Heritage Classic weekend. 537 more words


Former Winnipeg Jets, Edmonton Oilers take to the ice in preparation for the Heritage Classic Alumni game

In less than 24 hours the Winnipeg Jets and Edmonton Oilers alumni will take to the ice at the the Investors Group Field to kick off the Heritage Classic. 488 more words


Mark Suits: Wayne Gretzky goes top shelf with new whisky

Wayne Gretzky was the “Great One” when he played hockey and the “Grape One’ when he got into the wine business. He can now be called the “Grain One” with the launch of a distillery and signature whisky to go along with his new… 380 more words


'The greatest place to play': NHLers should covet chance to suit up in Canada, says Wayne Gretzky

Even sheets of pelting rain could not dampen their spirits.

This past Sunday, hundreds of hockey fans gathered outside a Chapters in Barrie, Ont., braving the fickle — and, at times, soggy — fall weather changes of Mother Nature, all for the cause of getting the chance to meet Wayne Gretzky and have the Great One sign his new book — 99: Stories of the Game. 964 more words