Encyclopedia Britannica said in 2008 that he was the greatest hockey player ever to live. Indeed he is known as the "Great One" and greatness described everything about Wayne Gretzky. He is the only player in National Hockey League (NHL) history to exceed 200 points in a single season.
In 1988, just after he lead the Edmonton Oilers to a Stanley Cup victory, Gretzky was shopped to the Detroit Red Wings according to his autobiography, Gretzky: An Autobiography. But instead he was traded to the Los Angeles Kings.
During his 1,497 games in the NHL, Gretzky scored 984 goals due to his aggressive style of taking shots on goal.
“You miss 100% of the shots,” he said “you __________”