Wayne Gretzky signs autographs for fans at Blues practice in St. Louis

ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) - "The Great One" was at the St. Louis Mills Mall today to watch the Blues practice. Wayne Gretzky signed autographs for fans. It is his first time ever at the facility.

"We have had a nice time here in St. Louis," said Gretzky .

"What do you think of Vladimir Tarasenko?" asks FOX 2 reporter Charlie Marlow.

"We just watched him fire at some pucks. He didn't miss too many," said Gretzky.

Gretzky playes 20 seasons in the NHL. He has been called "the greatest hockey player ever" by many sportswriters, players, and the NHL itself. He is the leading scorer in NHL history, with more goals and assists than any other player.  He played briefly for the St. Louis Blues before finishing his career with the New York Rangers.