Phil Esposito

Phil Esposito

Philip Anthony Esposito, OC (born February 20, 1942) is a former Canadian professional ice hockey centre who played 18 seasons in the National Hockey League for the Chicago Black Hawks, Boston Bruins and New York Rangers. He is an Honoured Member of the Hockey Hall of Fame and is considered to be one of the best to have ever played in the National Hockey League. Phil is the older brother of Tony Esposito, a goaltender who, like Phil, is a Hall-of-Famer.

After retiring as a player, Esposito served as a head coach and general manager for the New York Rangers before co-founding the Tampa Bay Lightning. He was the principal studio analyst for the NHL on Fox circa 1995–1998. He now serves as Tampa Bay's radio color commentator.

Read more about Phil Esposito:  Awards and Achievements, Career Statistics, Pop-culture References

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1970–71 NHL Season - Awards
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... April 5 Toronto Maple Leafs 0-5 Boston Bruins Boston Garden First period Phil Esposito 1 (Wayne Cashman) Phil Esposito 2 (Bobby Orr) Second period ...
Phil Esposito - Pop-culture References
... In 1979, Esposito and Ranger teammates recorded a song written by Alan Thicke as a fundraiser for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation called the ... Phil Esposito is referred to in the Barenaked Ladies song "Celebrity", and the Fun Lovin' Criminals song "Smoke 'Em" ... to be fallen on the ice, it is remarked to be Esposito ...
List Of Boston Bruins Records - Single Season, Skaters
... Goals # Player G Season 1 Phil Esposito 76 1970–1971 2 Phil Esposito 68 1973–1974 3 Phil Esposito 66 1971–1972 4 Phil Esposito 61 1974–1975 5 Phil ...