Wayne Gretzky in his "Office"
A Wayne Gretzky photo gallery, covering the career of hockey's greatest player.
By Jamie Fitzpatrick
Wayne Gretzky set up many of his goals from behind the opposition net.
Wayne Gretzky sets up behind the opposition net during a game against Los Angeles in the 1986-87 NHL season.
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Wayne Gretzky used the net to protect the puck, control the pace, view options and set up teammates for scoring chances.