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NHL legend Phil Esposito speaks with FOX Sports Senior Vice President Steve Tello after his trophy unveiling.
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They hour you know number seven this settlement as our senior vice president and general manager Steve Jones. His very good friend and we -- about the guy he was talking about taken strokes on the right you are. Those guys -- here. -- -- But I get registered what do you admire most in your good friend here and as well. I'm not his golf. About twenty years ago. The -- -- remembered for about all that. Fill out to LA for a while he worked with -- -- the national and his. Any work very hard but I think the there's just how hard he works and bring this team. Exploded for. -- ball well let's say a whole lot of when you play your first game and -- I'm -- and it's your longtime. Journey has this been I'm sorry how. On the journey has this been for you allow figured a way to get to this but I gotta tell you know I've been unlucky guy really has. Tampa Bay and are really do and I like being here and it's been a tough journey but it's been a fun -- And. And when -- in the Japanese and we sell -- I thought oh boy and I'm going to be out here and I was. An hour later it -- got tired reserve fox sports but yeah. -- in your career wins boxer he did all. -- defense the National Hockey League that would not want really but two teams are very important. Tell me when you oversee here in the sunshine. It's. You know you're really working hard this year. -- you know and I enjoy all right yeah. This going. They're -- a funny thing hasn't really and truly. When I think about all the barrels a. -- have been -- more than that now. And I imagine I think there's franchise knowledge yesterday Lorena. They're going to be here forever. Should never give up in any. I against the you sometimes you know my personal -- in his. That you when you make up your mind and go for something or do something. You gotta do it in the got to try to do as well as you can do it. It's no different than when I play it's no different when I was working for him in Los Angeles I tried to go on there and do the best job I could do. So it was a lot of trouble in the beginning don't get me wrong I say it is an all due respect to my next life. -- I'm married it's been dead yeah. It was learned that long run because this is my dream this one out. I'll start finish plan. Glory -- -- you know that's better than just about anyone see in his emotion it's fresher -- Applies to this larger than life personality I mean there is no. -- -- -- -- sincerity there was emotion. Gonna live on here. -- -- In the fight -- I made a -- Good day about hockey hall of fame and winning a Stanley Cup for the statue. Ha -- tennis and my the first Stanley Cup with the Bruins putter in my number retired Boston Garden. Getting a franchise. And this is the fourth greatest thing. Hyundai and I can't count on anything better than the other Johnny -- this this is. The icing on the case it's here and get him. Now that's all I wanna do -- see another Stanley Cup with the lightning.