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Old-timer Gretzky acting like a kid

Wayne Gretzky said he'd never play in an old-timers game. He may never say never again.

Updated: November 22, 2003, 3:51 PM ET
By Jim Kelley | ESPN.com

EDMONTON, Alberta -- Ever look at the face of a kid when he gets home from a place where he had to be but didn't really want to go?

How about a 5-year-old at Christmas, a high-school athlete who scores his first touchdown or the parent who sees their child after a long time apart?

Put those together and you get the expression on Wayne Gretzky's face as he toured the ice in Edmonton's Commonwealth Stadium on Friday in preparation for Saturday's Heritage Classic alumni game and the ...

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