Stories tagged: wayne gretzky
Mon., Dec. 25, 2017
Growing up in Brantford, Ontario, Wayne Gretzky always heard his father, Walter, wax poetic about Bill Barilko’s 1951 Stanley Cup-winning goal for the Toronto Maple Leafs.
Fri., Oct. 21, 2016
Wayne Gretzky 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.
Wed., Oct. 12, 2016
Former NHL player Wayne Gretzky returned to the Edmonton Oilers. The Great One was named partner and vice chairman of Oilers Entertainment Group.
Tue., June 14, 2016
Gordie Howe’s casket was guided down a hallway, flanked by some of the biggest names in sports: Wayne Gretzky, Scotty Bowman and Al Kaline.
Sat., July 11, 2015
Temperatures throughout the area were in the mid-80s to low-90s across the region once again, but Frontier Ice Arena in Coeur d’Alene helped cool off those who gathered to support …
Fri., July 10, 2015
Frontier Ice Arena was the site of a charity all-star game Friday featuring some of the biggest names in the history of hockey, current and former NHL players and favorites …
Wed., June 18, 2014
Spokane’s own Tyler Johnson heads to Las Vegas on Sunday where he will find out Tuesday if he’s the NHL rookie of the year. Before heading to Vegas, though, the …
Tue., June 17, 2014
Spokane’s own Tyler Johnson heads to Las Vegas on Sunday where he will find out Tuesday if he’s the NHL rookie of the year.
Fri., May 17, 2013
It started almost two decades ago with a $20 hockey stick once wielded by a forgotten player for a string of mediocre teams. It ends at the auction block this …