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Wayne Gretzky happy about son's future

Updated: June 10, 2011, 3:48 PM ET
ESPNChicago.com

As Trevor Gretzky prepares to meet next week with the Chicago Cubs, who took him Tuesday in the MLB draft, his famous father is just glad Trevor is not preparing for the NHL draft.

"He didn't need the pressure of being my son [and playing in the NHL]," Wayne Gretzky said Friday on ESPN 1000's "The Waddle & Silvy Show." "And that's why I've always admired what Brett Hull did and how great a career he had, being Bobby Hull's son.

"It's a tough grind for those kids, for any youngster. ...

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