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ATLANTA THRASHERS VS NEW YORK RANGERS
Atlanta Thrashers Eric Boulton (36) and New York Rangers Colton Orr (28) do battle in the first period at Philips Arena in Atlanta, March 16, 2007. (UPI Photo/John Dickerson)
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Colton Douglas Orr (born March 3, 1982) is a Canadian professional ice hockey player, currently playing in the National Hockey League for the Toronto Maple Leafs.

Orr was undrafted and signed as a free agent with the Boston Bruins. On November 29, 2005, the New York Rangers claimed him off waivers from the Bruins. Orr scored his first NHL goal in a February 9, 2007, game against the Tampa Bay Lightning's Johan Holmqvist.

On December 31, 2006, Orr was suspended for five games by the NHL for a cross check to the face of Washington Capitals' Alexander Ovechkin in the third period of a December 30 game at Madison Square Garden. Ovechkin was uninjured, but NHL Senior Vice President and Director of Hockey Operations Colin Campbell termed Orr's infraction "reckless".

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