Some rumours are just a sneak peek of the truth.
His agent confirmed last night that this isn’t the case, saying that “prospective team owners from various franchises call frequently to gauge [Gretzky’s] interest in coming on board. Seattle is no different.”
While a team started by The Great One would be cool, the NHL isn’t planning on expanding to any more cities.
And even if it were, there’s already one major issue with bringing a team to Seattle: the city has no arena. 😉