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Adam Burish sits down with Stars forward Vernon Fiddler to get to know him on and off the ice.
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Pressure today got Vernon Fiddler dollars about Vernon Fiddler today and I guess to start penalties. You've got fake teeth can you take the -- out for the interview and it make me look better but I like him and I can work either way but I 99 so what are the teeth are to lose the teeth what happened of those things. I was couple years ago I was you know it is too much some just -- half and then puck came -- him in the face and you know wasn't very fun night -- it happens most hockey players and not to get them fixed -- nice fairly -- smile and now and I'm playing. Yet some guys like good without -- you don't but that's okay. Some -- he got a nice ten. Were just come back from all star break to it was a first practice back in. Burns got a nice -- here I guess -- what to do for break you -- returning better to -- Samarco. I know all we were Meehan are over does glances of Bahamas Atlanta Stan in the -- kids there and they play on the beach held in me and -- we sat and drank Beers so. I know is a great trip okay great to get the head away from hockey little bit and Blanton and get rejuvenated for sure yeah. You're you're married but. Sure but you can only think that man still looks good with -- -- because I've seen him without a ten. He's -- -- Sort of from where you know you're new here in Dallas a first year here. Where you from originally I was born in Alberta Edmonton Alberta and a community. You know this blue collar place played lots of hockey in and his -- -- -- -- can do anything else and I like to go back there on solve it. The actually go to plays called on a British Columbia and spend their Summers areas and found me there now and and we really enjoy our time now. So enough for the Dallas Stars -- number 38. And for people. At home usually when you know turned pro -- -- young kid you go to training camp they just give you some garbage number like shape 38. And you still Wear number 38 you've been in the league a long time so. Why why would still Wear out somewhat sick goalie number somewhat say a call up number what's what number 38. Area exactly ready get your number and you know -- -- your first called up you don't care what have you learned this when temperatures in. You know I disliked him -- and that numbers throughout my career you had a statement went to Phoenix and you know got to training camp and that was again and I came in and nasty feared for what number -- semis or stick vicinity. It's almost like a family number now Milo and that's -- it looks aren't everything in. It's just -- involvement -- -- -- Let's go another year in the NHL you can switch if you want to say you know now. My -- behind us would like to do for fun and anything that that you like around here and you're you're in Phoenix for your national for awhile. You know what kind of stuff to like to do for funnel kind of music do you like. But these people at home all the children. You know I'm I've been here and lots of openly -- It in Israel to step off like him. -- -- He steps like with the best of them but I would -- out of competition. And it yeah that that's -- talks about hunting and fishing like the attitude that kind of stuff out my notes or is -- kind. You know efficiently and back Allman. That's one thing that really gets your mind away from everything in you know now that I have -- in my on -- any kind of carry that tradition on taking him fishing and stuff so. That we talked earlier today are actually gonna find some spots to go fishing zone -- we better keep or Oregon. Well I guess the last question and I like to talk -- yourself flies we've seen a lot of what you like me it's nice from the and of -- talk a little bit above and the guys have had a great season together. You know are why they make you look so good there. They they've also hard working guys blue collar guys skated really well and I. And -- we found a mash the you know we we have similar games and you know nations and -- shooter and -- mean devalues duels on them are Newark and then he sits in the slot we get him in the pocket he gets -- -- and he's a famous -- You know it's that we -- they were they were extremely tired and you know they take care -- on and you get offensive chances and you know we're going to be successful whether we're gonna need line to contribute. Offensively as well as defensively. And hopefully we can that make you push for the playoffs and maker and plants. -- -- one last question about some of the guys this while we -- gone on break. Who is the one guy you didn't miss who has the one guy you're glad man and he -- break from that guy. If it's good to get away from them. Laughter yeah -- all K not me I'm I'm sitting right next to let you know that's when I sit beside him in the and that we both sit right here don't. The percentage and an interest in him he's got this new girlfriend he's a slob by the way this guy in his in his seats. Where where he sits but. Was a guy you didn't -- other than me. Can't bury me and I'm on the poster. Phenomena Barea. I got to give him out editor RAI. In the back to tiger so John. I'm here at Vernon Fiddler on members thanks back to you.