Wayne Gretzky skating in a Chicago Blackhawks jersey? Yes, really



No that’s not an airbrush or a photo shop. It’s truly The Great One Wayne Gretzky in a Chicago Blackhawks jersey. It’s a vision every Hawks fan dreamed of in 1986.

Upon further inspection of a pic that is pure blasphemy to Los Angeles Kings and Edmonton Oilers fans…

…you can buy it at Gretzky.com, and you’ll see a site dominated by pics of guys in red Blackhawks sweaters at a hockey fantasy camp. So now the picture becomes much clearer- a fantasy NHL camp where the Hawks were the team of choice.

I got the pic itself from Gretzky’s official Twitter, which tweets this underneath the image:

Wayne Gretzky and Brett Hull wearing a @NHLBlackhawks jersey. More available on http://www.gretzky.com http://pic.twitter.com/pgCVWm9h

Paul M. Banks is CEO of The Sports Bank.net, an official Google News site generating millions of unique visitors. He’s also a regular contributor to Chicago Now, Walter Football.com, Yardbarker, and Fox Sports

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  1. […] You can easily make the case that he achieved the most elite and decorated individual career in the entire history of sports. Or at least in regards to an individual player in a team sport. Before the term G.O.A.T. ever came along, Gretzky was simply referred to as The Great One. […]

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