The guy was my idol growing up, and now, that night, I was going to share the same ice with him.
In this installment of When I Knew, Wayne Gretzky remembers the moment when he knew he was more than just another hockey player.
Andy Warhol. Ping pong. The psychology of "the safehouse." The benefits of a 28-year marriage. The guilt of chasing down your hero. This is not your typical Wayne Gretzky interview.
If you really want to appreciate the small things in life I would suggest living with 5,000 guys on an army base in Finland ... in the middle of winter.
Looking back to where we started, and where we're at now, it's amazing how far we've come. Once a King always a King.
If someone ever says to you, “That is not possible,” do not listen to them. Because a couple of hockey players from eight small little countries made the final of the World Cup. For goodness sakes, our head coach is…
When my kids read this story someday, I want them to know that I fought this disease and that I did everything in my power to defeat it.
I was standing at the blue line with our coaching staff in San Jose on June 12 when the gentlemen in the white gloves brought out the Stanley Cup. This was a moment I had been chasing for 10 years,…
People always ask me to describe Norway to them. I say the same thing every time: misunderstood.
Want to hear a joke? A guy from Southern Ontario goes to China to teach ice hockey.
When I came back from hell in 2011, I had a very specific routine, and most people, including some of my teammates, called me crazy.
The only thing that could disturb the quiet in my neighborhood was the sound of rubber colliding with wood.