One of the most iconic images of professional hockey occurred on this day 45 years ago. Bobby Orr would fly through the air. The Bruins would go on to win their first cup in 39 years as a result of this heroic feat. This is one of the coolest moments in the history of hockey, and we at BHF tip our helmet to it.
You can catch much of the video and audio at Orr’s site. And you should.
But if you must be lazy…
Fred Cusick’s original call of Bobby Orr’s goal 5/10/1970
It’s even NHL ’94-themed desktop wallpaper. (Source: Puck Daddy)