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Monday, January 15, 2018 – The Battle of Bartlett Flatts

Today was different.  Along with Angela, who left at 7am for Phoenix for a dog agility competition, the rest of the beach seemingly vacated.  I’d like to think they all knew what was coming, but in reality, it was due to the end of the long weekend.  748 more words


The Greatest: 1984-85 Edmonton Oilers gather for celebration

The greatest team in NHL history.

“I’m the luckiest son of gun in the world to play on the team,” said Dave Hunter.

Hunter was a winger on the 1984-85 Edmonton Oilers. 413 more words


Watch Wayne Gretzky drain a long birdie putt

Wayne Gretzky returned to the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am this week to play alongside Dustin Johnson, and it didn’t take long for The Great One to deliver a highlight-reel shot on the green. 57 more words


Who has hockey's greatest treasure? The mystery of the 1851 Gretzky puck

Sandy Edmondstone was a kid, not unlike countless other Canadian kids born in the 1970s, who loved hockey, and wound up loving Wayne Gretzky best of all. 1,135 more words


Happy Birthday, Wayne Gretzky

I am not a hockey fan, anymore, nor have I been for a long time. However, I was a big fan of Wayne Gretzky during his halcyon days with the Edmonton Oilers when he was setting crazy records and the team was winning Stanley Cups. 122 more words

Newly named Hlinka Gretzky Cup set for Rogers Place and Red Deer

The Great One now has his name on the world’s most significant summer hockey tournament as Hockey Canada has announced the Hlinka Gretzky Cup. 252 more words


the big, the bad, the once, the always e

“Eric Lindros To Be Immortalized By Flyers On Thursday” might be, but isn’t, a headline on a story filed yesterday by The Philadelphia Inquirer’s cryonics bureau; in fact, what they want you to know is that the local hockey team will tonight be retiring the number 88 that the 44-year-old former centreman wore when he led the Flyers for eight seasons in the 1990s. 303 more words

Wayne Gretzky