Forty-four years ago on May 10, 1970, the greatest NHL player of all time scored the most memorable goal in Boston Bruins history.
The scene was overtime of Game 4 of the 1970 Stanley Cup Final between the Bruins and the St. Louis Blues at the old Boston Garden.
Bobby Orr and Derek Sanderson executed a perfect give-and-go, which was finished with Orr scoring on Blues goaltender Glenn Hall to win the Cup. It was Boston’s first championship since 1941.
Orr immediately flew through the air as the celebration commenced, creating one of the most iconic images in sports history. Check out the video above to watch Orr’s legendary goal on its 44th anniversary.