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Gretzky is in the Hall

...inductees. "I used to visit the Hall of Fame, but I never thought I'd be a part of it," said Gretzky, who grew up in Brantford, Ontario, not far from Toronto where the Hall is located. "If you work hard, great things can happen. Dreams do come...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/06/24/hoc_264297.shtml
Hockey
Furyk leads PGA after 65; Tiger shoots 71

...mostly sunny."I played some really solid golf," said Hearn, who grew up five blocks from Wayne Gretzky's house in Brantford, Ontario - about 140 miles west of this venerable course just outside Rochester.The 34-year-old Hearn has never won...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2013-08-08/furyk-leads-pga-after-65-tig
Lynx hire new coach

...104-79-25, with all three of his teams making the WPHL playoffs. The native of Brantford, Ontario - where he grew up playing minor hockey with the most famous Brantford native of all, Wayne Gretzky - coached the Austin Ice Bats to a 35-23-11...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/01/07/hoc_305126.shtml
Hockey
Lynx hire new head coach

...104-79-25, with all three of his teams making the WPHL playoffs. The Brantford, Ontario, native - where he grew up playing minor hockey with the most famous Brantford native of all, Wayne Gretzky - coached the Austin Ice Bats to a 35-23-11...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/01/07/met_305138.shtml
Metro
Reunions

...TMASON.1@COMCAST.NET Family haviland family reunion: 113th annual reunion July 19, Brant Park Conservation Area, Brantford, Ontario; (519) 473-8059, haviland@ican.net military USS BOSTON (CAG-1): Thursday, Portland, Maine; Art...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/07/06/aik_464339.shtml
South Aiken High School
NHL officials, players hold meetings

...Manhattan. Wayne Gretzky, the managing partner of the Phoenix Coyotes, was absent because he was with his ill mother in Brantford, Ontario. Gretzky and Pittsburgh Penguins player-owner Mario Lemieux took part in the last bargaining session with the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/03/02/hoc_445828.shtml
Hockey
Lynx strike deal with Coyotes

...Phoenix-to-Springfield-to-Augusta pipeline, the Lynx have Burton and his ties to the Coyotes organization to thank. Burton grew up in Brantford, Ontario, Canada with Wayne Gretzky, now the Coyotes' managing partner in charge of hockey operations. Burton and Lynx...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/07/10/lyn_347653.shtml
Lynx
New Lynx coach off to positive start

...take off from here." Reach Rob Mueller at (706) 823-3425 or robm99@hotmail.com. Jim Burton Age: 39 Birthplace: Brantford, Ontario Residence: Fort Wayne, Ind. Family: Married with two sons, Kel (9) and Ryan (6) Head coaching record...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/01/09/hoc_305476.shtml
Hockey
Burton's coaching style commands respect

...hung up his skates six years ago, after a 16-year pro career, but in many ways, he's still that same skinny kid from Brantford, Ontario, who made up with heart what he lacked in talent. These are the traits that have helped Burton become a winning...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/10/11/lyn_357847.shtml
Lynx
Lynx from A to Z

...still more yanks than on most rosters. Brantford, that progressive little city in Ontario...Lynx coach Jim Burton, the pride of Brantford. And, supposedly, a few other big-time players hail from Brantford, too. New Lynx defenseman Jim Baxter...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/10/06/lyn_324359.shtml
Lynx