Wayne Gretzky’s NHL record of 894 career goals was once considered unbreakable. Check out Did Wayne Gretzky pass away.

Wayne Gretzky : Did pass away | Father | Net worth

Born and raised in Brantford, Ontario, Gretzky honed his skills on a backyard rink and regularly played minor hockey at a level far above his peers.

Wayne Gretzky : Did pass away | Father | Net worth

Gretzky is the leading goal scorer, assist producer and point scorer in NHL history, and has more assists in his career than any other player scored total points.

He is the only NHL player to total over 200 points in one season, a feat he accomplished four times.

In addition, Gretzky tallied over 100 points in 16 professional seasons, 14 of them consecutive.

At the time of his retirement in 1999, he held 61 NHL records: 40 regular season records, 15 playoff records, and 6 All-Star records.

Did Wayne Gretzky pass away 

Wayne is alive and kicking and is currently 61 years old. Please ignore such rumors and hoaxes.

Wayne gretzky Father 

Walter Gretzky, commonly regarded as the most famous father in hockey history, died Thursday. He was 82.

Wayne Gretzky : Did pass away | Father | Net worth

“It is with deep sadness that Janet and I share the news of the passing of my Dad,” Wayne Gretzky wrote on Twitter. “He bravely battled Parkinson’s and other health issues these last few years, but he never let it get him down.

“For my sister and my 3 brothers, Dad was our team captain — he guided, protected and led our family every day, every step of the way.”

NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman said Walter Gretzky has a tremendous impact on the League. 

“Although he never skated a shift in the National Hockey League, Walter Gretzky’s influence on our League and our game was profound,” Bettman said. “He embodied all that is great about being a hockey parent. Teaching the game to his children on the famed backyard rink he built in his beloved hometown of Brantford, Ontario, Walter instilled in them not only an uncommon understanding of hockey’s essence, but a love and respect for the game that has become synonymous with the name Gretzky, all while ensuring that the game was fun to play.”

Gretzky had eyes on bigger things in hockey, but his bid to make a Junior A team didn’t pan out when chickenpox shaved weight off his slight 5-foot-9, 140-pound frame.

It was in Canning, as a teenager, that Gretzky met his future wife, Phyllis Hockin; the couple married in 1960. Five children would follow: son Wayne, daughter Kim, and sons Keith, Glen and Brent. Phyllis died in 2005.

Net worth 

Wayne Gretzky is a Canadian-born retired professional hockey player and entrepreneur who has a net worth of $250 million.

Wayne Gretzky : Did pass away | Father | Net worth

Net Worth: $250 Million
Date of Birth Jan 26, 1961 (61 years old)
Place of Birth Brantford
Gender Male
Height 5 ft 11 in (1.8288 m)
Profession Ice hockey player, Athlete, Coach

During his NHL career Wayne Gretzky earned a total of $46 million in NHL salary. He earned an additional $50 million from endorsements during his playing days.

When combined, he earned around the same as $150 million after adjusting for inflation.

He has invested his money very wisely, building an empire that today includes sports team ownership, a vineyard, real estate ventures, and more.

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