Wayne Gretzky

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high-scoring Canadian ice-hockey player (born in 1961)


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Wayne Gretsky, the great hockey player, was once asked his secret for continuing to lead the National Hockey League in goals year after year.
Another publisher quoted hockey great Wayne Gretsky, "You miss 100 percent of the shots you don't take.
When I watch golf and hear other players interviewed, most of them sound like they can't believe they have won," says ice hockey great Wayne Gretsky.
You will also be in rarefied company of royalty such as King Farouk, wealthy financiers as the Hunt Brothers, and celebrities from the entertainment and sporting world such as Buddy Ebson, Bill Cosby, Wayne Gretsky, Karl Malone, and even Dennis Rodman, all which have learned to enjoy the benefits of rare coin ownership.
As part of its deal as the official beer of the NHL, Bud Light signed Wayne "The Great One" Gretsky as its spokesperson.
My strength is in the ability to visualize the market of the future and then take the organization from here to there so that were in the right place at the right rime, kind of the Wayne Gretsky strategy of skating to where the puck is going to be.
Wayne Gretsky once said, "You miss 100 percent of the shots you don't take.
He also handled licensing for athlete clients such as Muhammad Ali, Joe Montana, Wayne Gretsky and Arnold Palmer.
Referring to NHL star Wayne Gretsky, he observes that "What makes Gretsky such a great player is that he doesn't skate to where the puck is, but where the puck is going to be.
Bill Dallas quotes legendary hockey player Wayne Gretsky, "I skate to where the puck is going to be.
More recent stoppers-by have included singer Janet Jackson, TV journalist Connie Chung, hockey legend Wayne Gretsky, and the cast of the afternoon soap opera "The Young and the Restless.
As Wayne Gretsky, perhaps the world's best hockey player, explained, "When everyone else on the ice is trying to get to where the puck is, I try to get to where the puck is going to be.
Michael Jordan, Wayne Gretsky, Joe Montana, and the Mighty Morphin' Power Rangers.
Other messages -- all accompanied by photos of the 'peanuts' admirers -- come from Olympic skater Bonnie Blair, former President Jimmy Carter, Vice President Al Gore, hockey star Wayne Gretsky, country singer Reba McEntire, former Vice President Dan Quayle, Congresswoman Pat Schroeder, and actor Denzel Washington, to name a few.
He observed that what makes Wayne Gretsky such a great hockey player is that he moves and skates to where the puck is going to be.