Saturday Night Live

Season 14 Episode 19

Wayne Gretzky/Fine Young Cannibals

Aired Saturday 11:30 PM May 13, 1989 on NBC

Episode Recap

JIMMY CARTER IN PANAMA: Panamanian soldiers make fun of Jimmy Carter during elections there. (Carvey, Hartman(VO), Lovitz, Myers, Nealon, Tom Davis)

MONOLOGUE: Wayne Gretzky admits that he is not a good actor, but indeed, a good hockey player. (Gretzky)

SLEEPYTIME RAT CONTROL: (Carvey, Hartman, Jackson)

FISHING WITH THE ANAL RETENTIVE SPORTSMAN: Gene is oblivious to Wayne Gretzky's battle with a giant fish as he sifts through his organized tackle box. (Gretzky, Hartman, Jim Downey(VO))

WAYNE'S WORLD: Wayne Campbell has a fantasy that he beats Wayne Gretzky in a game of one-on-one ice hockey. (Gretzky, Janet Jones, Carvey, Hartman(VO), Myers)

THIS WEEK WITH DAVID BRINKLEY: News journalists decide to take their high-powered political discussion to the park. (Carvey, Dunn, Hartman, Myers, Nealon)

"SHE DRIVES ME CRAZY": (Cannibals)

WEEKEND UPDATE: A disembodied voice urges Dennis Miller to build something; Al Franken thinks it would be best to combine euthanasia with the space program; Dennis Miller meets with original castmember Moonlight Graham. (Carvey, Franken, Hartman(VO), Miller)

CELEBRITY HOCKEY IDEAS: Los Angeles celebrities give tips to Wayne Gretzky on how to win next season. (Gretzky, Carvey, Dunn, Hartman, Hooks, Jackson, Lovitz, Miller, Myers, Nealon, Tom Davis)

POINT BLANK: Questions of all varieties are lobbed at clueless guest Wayne Gretzky. (Gretzky, Brown(VO), Dunn(VO), Hartman(VO), Jackson, Lovitz(VO), Myers, Nealon(VO), Bonnie Turner(VO), Christine Zander(VO))

"GOOD THING": (Cannibals)

WAIKIKI HOCKEY: Busboy joins Hawaiian ice hockey tournament to impress a girl. (Gretzky, Carvey, Hartman(1 and VO), Hooks, Lovitz, Nealon, Andy Murphy, Conan O'Brien)