Legendary Canadiens play-by-play announcer Dick 欧文 officially received his Order of Canada during a ceremony 在 Rideau Hall on May 7.
欧文 first learned he was going to receive the Order of Canada in early December for “他作为最受欢迎的广播员和作家对曲棍球的贡献以及他的慈善活动”
“我被惊呆了，我真的是，” 欧文 told The Gazette’当时的Brenda Branswell。
欧文’的广播事业包括在加拿大曲棍球之夜的33年– 17 of them beside late play-byplay announcer Danny Gallivan, who died in 1993. 欧文 wrote six books. The last one, My 26 Stanley Cups: Memories of a Hockey Life, was published in 2001.