Wayne Gretzky

Ranking The Best Local Athletes In History By Jersey/Uniform Number: 99-90Every week, we'll rank the best players in local sports history by uniform/jersey number, in sets of 10. So with that said, let's start from the top. Here are 99-90.
9 Athletes Over 50 Who Are Still Better Than YouMost look like they haven't aged, some look even younger than they did when they were active players, and some are still involved for the love of the game. Here's a look at nine athletes over 50 who are still better and more athletic than you and who could beat you in anything.
Reports: List Of Candidates Grows As Sather Searches For Next Rangers CoachThe list of candidates to become next Rangers coach has grown to Alain Vigneault, Mark Messier, Lindy Ruff, Wayne Gretzky and Dallas Eakins.
Silverman: Boston-New York Kinship Has Never Been Stronger Terrorist activities don’t work against us. Blast us and we blast back. Punch us and we punch back. We are brothers and sisters and we band together. That will never change.
Hartnett: Watching Rick Nash Is Pure, Unadulterated FunRick Nash's ability to provide highlight-reel moments could soon make him the toast of New York.
Hartnett: NHL Is On The Verge Of A PR NightmareA large part of Bettman's role as commissioner is to successfully market the game, avoid labor unrest and protect the health of the league. He's failed spectacularly in each of these areas throughout his tenure.
Hartnett: The Trade That Changed Hockey ForeverThe 1988 trade of Wayne Gretzky to the Los Angeles Kings changed hockey forever, by taking a regional sport to new markets in America.
Hartnett: Sorry Devils Fans, Parise Belongs In MinnesotaZach Parise's decision to join his home state Minnesota Wild came as a blow to Devils fans, but it's truly where he belongs.
Rangers Miss Out On Free Agent Defenseman Justin SchultzThe Rangers missed out on free agent defenseman Justin Schultz who is set to join the Edmonton Oilers.
Hartnett: Two Moves That Could've Changed Rangers HistoryHad Joe Sakic and Pavel Bure became Rangers in the their prime, it would have significantly changed the Blueshirts' fortunes during a dark period.
Silverman: It's Just A Matter Of Time Before The Devils Go HomeThe season was one of redemption and guts for the Devils after missing the playoffs a season ago. They have the stomach to win a game and extend the series, but any more than that seems way out of their reach.
Hartnett: Brad Richards Worth His Weight In GoldIn July, Brad Richards was the most coveted of free agents. His decision to join the Rangers has paid off for the player, team and Blueshirts fans.