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11/04/1971 Bobby Orr scores a hat trick in the Stanley Cup Playoffs

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Memories: Orr records a hat trick in the playoffs

Bobby Orr of the Boston Bruins becomes the first defenseman since 1922 to have a hat trick in the Stanley Cup Playoffs. Orr scores three goals in a 5-2 win against the Montreal Canadiens at the Forum in Game 4 of the Quarterfinals. He ties the game 1-1 midway through the second period and scored twice in the third to help the Bruins even the series at two wins each.