Rockburn Presents: Walter Gretzky
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This program was recorded in 2001.
Host Ken Rockburn speaks with Walter Gretzky, the father of Canadian hockey legend Wayne Gretzky. In this candid interview, the elder Gretzky reflects on how a stroke affected not just his memories but also his outlook on life. He also discusses his books “On Family, Hockey, and Healing” and “Gretzky: From Backyard Rink to the Stanley Cup.”