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embrace outfielder Josh Reddick ‘s choice of George Michael ‘s 1980s classic “Careless Whisper” as his walk-up song. Bobby Orr ‘s Stanley Cup-winning goal from 1970 is re-created with Oyos. TRIVIA ANSWER: Dave Bing SOOTHING SOUNDS: Lenny Welch
Players who wore helmets faced the same criticism until Bill Masterton died after hitting his head on the ice in 1968. And until Bobby Orr came along, defensemen rarely took part in offensive rushes. Hockey is safer and better today because of those changes that
have spent all 15 or more years with one team. Think about who didn't make it from stem to stern in Boston. Ray Bourque , Bobby Orr , Dwight Evans, Bob Cousy and now Pierce. As a kid, you might identify a player with a certain team, but that doesn't
Until then, sit back and appreciate what Bergeron is. He is class and excellence all in one understated package. He is a winner in the style and grace of Bobby Orr , and now sits just two wins away from joining him with two Stanley Cup rings.
in 2001 -- almost 12 years to the week -- that was set to make Bledsoe a Patriot for life. “I remember feeling sad when Bobby Orr left,’’ Kraft said in 2001 of Orr, who left Boston for Chicago near the end of his career. ``I saw this as an opportunity to sign
reported by Bob Hohler, should be on the shortlist to win again for at least the next half-decade. I wasn't alive when Bobby Orr was king, so this is a first for me. Think about it: When Ray Bourque and Cam Neely were leading the Bruins to a pair of
Canadiens, Garry Galley gave the Bruins a 5-4 victory when he scored 3:42 into overtime on a goal that was reminiscent of the Bobby Orr tally that clinched the 1970 Stanley Cup finals. Which Bruin had four assists in the game, including on the game-winner
re just not designed for.” ON THIS DAY TRIVIA (answer below): On Jan. 31, 1971, in a 6-0 rout of the Blues, Bobby Orr scored twice to become the second defenseman in Bruins history with 100 career goals. Who was the first? (Hint: This player
It may be the greatest sport in the world. I certainly enjoy it. I love it,” Gammons said. “But to me, watching a Bobby Orr or a [ Wayne ] Gretzky or someone who was great is one thing. And watching that Billy Goldthorpe mentality is another. Hey, I
sure [Thornton] regretted it, and he still does to this day. Now, what he did, I’ll tell you: Brooks Orpik is not Bobby Orr . He’s a good player, yes. He’s a guy who hits hard. He’s a real tough player out there. He cross checks a lot of guys from behind in front
April 11, 2005 – There were plenty of highlights to take away from the Red Sox’ 2005 home opener: Boston sports greats Bobby Orr and Bill Russell helping Patriots players Tedy Bruschi and Richard Seymour throw out the ceremonial first pitches, Red Sox