Scotty Bowman to get Order of Canada

Updated: December 30, 2011, 6:39 PM ET
Associated Press

OTTAWA -- Former NHL coach Scotty Bowman is among 66 notables to receive the Order of Canada.

The honor recognizes a lifetime of outstanding achievement, dedication to the community and service to the nation.

Considered one of hockey's greatest coaches, Bowman won a record nine Stanley Cups behind the benches of the Montreal Canadiens, Pittsburgh Penguins and Detroit Red Wings.

Bowman, currently a senior adviser with the Chicago Blackhawks, holds the record for the coach with ...

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