ESPN Films 30 for 30: Kings Ransom DVD
Watch as a franchise was transformed overnight with the ESPN® 30 for 30: Kings Ransom DVD. On August 9, 1988 the Edmonton Oilers stunned the country and changed the NHL® forever when they signed a deal to send "The Great One," Wayne Gretzky, to the L.A. Kings. Suddenly, a team that had forever been overlooked was playing for sellout crowds, and the NHL® itself was on the eve of solidifying its place as a premiere sports league.
- ESPN Films® 30 for 30: Kings Ransom DVD
- Director: Peter Berg (Friday Night Lights, The Kingdom)
- Plot: Documents the captivating story behind the 1988 trade of Wayne Gretzky from the Edmonton Oilers to the L.A. Kings, and placed the star-studded city of Los Angeles at the feet of "The Great One."
- Features: two director's statements, one deleted scene
- Run Time: 52 minutes
- Rating: Not Rated
- ESPN Films
Country of Origin: United StatesWeb ID: 24780966