After his retirement in 1978, Orr was active with business and charitable works, and in 1996, Orr entered the player agent business, and today is president of the Orr Hockey Group agency. He has been invested with the Order of Canada and the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal, and in 2010 was one of eight athletes who bore the Olympic flag out during the opening ceremonies of the Vancouver Olympics. The Bobby Orr Hall of Fame is in Parry Sound, Ontario.
I enjoyed this book, especially his attitude for bringing young children into the sport. As a parent to a former hockey player and now grandmother to your grandchildren playing... Read morePublished 5 months ago by Valerie
This is the best sports story I've ever read. Probably because it's the only sportsman I've ever thought worthy of the effort.Published 7 months ago by ChrisP, Wpg
A simple biography of a humble man. Bobby Orr is, justifiably, a hockey legend and he accepts that he has earned fame legitimately. Read morePublished 7 months ago by Ken Wilson