Player Profile

Wayne Gretzky

Height, Weight: 6', 170 lbs
Born: Jan. 26, 1961, Brantford, ON
1997-98 Club : New York Rangers

INTERNATIONAL:
Played in the 1996 World Cup
Won the 1991 Canada Cup, named to the All-Star Team, tournament's leading scorer
1987 Canada Cup Champion, named to the All-Star Team, tournament's leading scorer
1984 Canada Cup Champion, named to the All-Star Team, tournament's leading scorer
Played in 1982 World Championship, named to the All-Star Team, tournament's leadingscorer
Tournament's leading scorer in 1981 Canada Cup
Bronze Medalist in 1978 World Junior Championship, named Best Forward, All-StarTeam

NHL HIGHLIGHTS:
Owns or shares 61 NHL records
Appeared in 16 straight NHL All-Star games
Won the Hart Trophy nine times
Won the Art Ross Trophy ten times
Won the Conn Smythe Trophy twice
Named to NHL First All-Star Team eight times, Second All-Star Team six times

PERSONAL:
Wayne and his wife, Janet, reside in California in the off-season with theirchildren, Paulina, Ty, and Trevor... part owner of the All-Star Cafe restaurantchain... his childhood idol was Gordie Howe

INTERNATIONAL EXPERIENCE
Year Event GP G A PT PIM
1996 World Cup 8 3 3 6 2
1991 Canada Cup 7 4 9 13 2
1987 Canada Cup 9 3 18 21 2
1984 Canada Cup 8 5 7 12 2
1982 World Championships 10 6 8 14 0
1981 Canada Cup 7 5 7 12 2
1978 World Jr. Championship 6 8 9 17 -

NHL EXPERIENCE
Season Team GP G A PT PIM
1996-97 New York Rangers 82 25 72 97 28
  NHL Totals 1335 862 1843 2705 535