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Gretzky questions future role with Hockey Canada

After Wednesday's loss in the quarterfinal round that eliminated Canada from medal contention, Wayne Gretzky accepted responsibility for the loss, and questioned his future role with Hockey Canada.

Updated: February 23, 2006, 2:02 AM ET
ESPN.com news services

Before the Torino Games even began, Wayne Gretzky said that he would assume the blame if Team Canada did not win gold. After Wednesday's loss in the quarterfinal round that eliminated Canada from medal contention, The Great One was forced to live up to his own words.

"I'll take, and deservedly so, the responsibility of us not winning," Gretzky said in a news conference following Canada's 2-0 loss to Russia. "That's the situation I'm in, the position I have. I feel tremendously responsible ...

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