Found May 10, 2012 on The Awesome Boston:
PLAYERS: Bobby Orr
TEAMS: Boston Bruins
(cue the spine tingling chills) A.B. 42 years ago today, May 10th,  Bobby Orr scored the most legendary goal in Boston Bruins & NHL history. At the 40 second mark in the first overtime period, Orr received a give-and-go from Derek Sanderson and scored to win the 1970 Stanley Cup. 42 years later Bruins fans still cherish the gravity defying goal as if it happened yesterday. With pictures, t shirts, bumper sticks & other paraphernalia, it’s safe to say that my kids’ kids will still be talking about #4, Bobby Orr’s miraculous goal. The Best Goal In NHL History (function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0]; if (d.getElementById(id)) return; js = d.createElement(s); = id; js.src = "//"; fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js, fjs); }(document, "script", "facebook-jssdk"));

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