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18/04/1999 Wayne Gretzky plays his last game in the NHL

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Memories: Wayne Gretzky tallies his final NHL point

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Wayne Gretzky: Final Game

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Wayne Gretzky: I wish I could still play

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Wayne Gretzky - Retirement Press Conference April 18, 1999 Pt.1

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Wayne Gretzky - Retirement Press Conference April 18, 1999 Pt.2

The final game of Gretzky's career was a 2–1 overtime loss to the Pittsburgh Penguins in April 1999 in Madison Square Garden. Although the game involved two American teams, both national anthems were played, with the lyrics slightly adjusted to accommodate Gretzky's departure.