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Gretzky Gambles on Phoenix Coyotes Moving

Published by on May 9, 2009
Article Source: Bleacher Report - NHL

"For me, it's Phoenix or bust," ... "I've made that clear. For me, to pick up and move my family to another city is not going to happen." —Wayne Gretzky

Wayne Gretzky has at least 22 and a half million reasons to be cheering for BlackBerry co-CEO Jim Balsillie right now, according to Stephen Brunt, author of Gretzky's Tears. Gretzky would be crying all the way to the bank, as he is protected by contract if the team is purchased, getting $22.5 million in compensation

He is the current part-owner, head of hockey operations, and head coach of the Phoenix Coyotes of the NHL. So far, he has not commented on the controversial deal that could take the franchise back to Canada.

Gretzky is not willing to move...

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