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(First in a series: “Witnessing the Greatest Players of All-Time”) For most sports fans under the age of 35, the name Bobby Orr may not have much meaning. Because he was forced to retire at age 30 in 1978, he might not even be …
They played in different eras, Gordie Howe when the game was more tightly checked, Bobby Orr as the ... and among the several best NHL forwards, was nothing short of revolutionary. As for “getting back” on defense? Orr skated like the wind.
He is one of Don Cherry’s favourite players and if it wasn’t for knees made out of egg shells, Bobby Orr may have retired as the greatest ever hockey player to lace up the skates. The young defencemen burst onto the scene in the 1966-67 …
BOSTON - Wednesday marked the 50th anniversary of defenseman Bobby Orr's first game in the NHL, and one day later, the legendary Boston Bruin will drop the puck when the Devils take the ice at TD Garden. Orr, along with fellow Bruins …
The Boston Red Sox honored Derek Jeter before his final Major League game Sunday at Fenway Park. The Green Monster paid a special message to The Captain, while Boston trotted out former sports captains such as Bobby Orr, …
BOSTON - JANUARY 01: Staff Sergeant Ryan R. LaFrance (C) prepares to drop the ceremonial first puck for Bobby Clarke #16 (L) honorary captain of the Philadelphia Flyers and Bobby Orr #4 (R) honorary captain of the Boston Bruins …
The statue of the Bruins icon was recently moved from its location outside TD Garden due to construction. On Saturday, the Bruins shared photos of the Bobby Orr statue being relocated around the croner at Portal Park, which overlooks …
In 1971, at 23 years of age, Bobby Orr signed what was described as the first million-dollar contract in the National Hockey League. Orr, a defenceman for the Boston Bruins, had just finished second in league scoring with 139 points, …
Of more recent vintage Jason Varitek and Tim Wakefield were there as were Bruins icon Bobby Orr, Patriots receiver Troy Brown and former Celtics great Paul Pierce —who all were team captains. Your browser does not support iframes. “I …