Growing up in Brantford, Ontario, Wayne Gretzky always heard his father, Walter, wax poetic about Bill Barilko's 1951 Stanley Cup-winning goal for the Toronto Maple Leafs. “We didn't really even have TV back then and there was kind of …
Nicolas Deslauriers says he needs to find a new hockey idol. As a kid growing up in Valleyfield, Deslauriers’s favourite player was Boston Bruins defenceman Bobby Orr. A big reason for that is Deslauriers was a defenceman — and it …
WORCESTER — There are many debatable points in the world of sports, which explains why talk show radio is so popular, but there is one black-letter fact of hockey law. Bobby Orr is the greatest player of all time. He might not …
I spent an hour or so on Saturday morning reading the first pages of what will undoubtedly become a best seller in the weeks to come. “ORR -- My Story” is an autobiography written by the greatest hockey player who has ever lived – …
(Leslie Stojsic was part of a CBC team that visited hockey great Bobby Orr in Parry Sound, Ont., to record an interview for chief correspondent Peter Mansbridge’s program Mansbridge One on One. This is her behind-the-scenes take on the …
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The Hockey Night in Canada personality is referring, of course, to Russell’s disastrous own-goal late in Thursday’s game between the Edmonton Oilers and Toronto Maple Leafs. Russell, who meant to send the puck into the corner and out of …
Kay was an active member of the Nucleus Club, and served as a Trustee or Overseer of Brigham and Women's Hospital, of Beaver, and as Chair of the Massachusetts …
Growing up in Brantford, Ontario, Wayne Gretzky always heard his father, Walter, wax poetic about Bill Barilko's 1951 Stanley Cup-winning goal for the Toronto Maple Leafs. "We didn't really even have TV back then and there was kind of …
At age 9, Gretzky watched in the same kind of awe as Bobby Orr scored in overtime to win the Cup in 1970 for the Boston Bruins. Orr beat St. Louis Blues goaltender Glenn Hall, leaping through the air to celebrate what has become the most …
Growing up in Brantford, Ontario, Wayne Gretzky always heard his father, Walter, wax poetic about Bill Barilko's 1951 Stanley Cup-winning goal for the Toronto Maple Leafs. "We didn't really even have TV back then and there was kind of …