Pittsburgh Penguins vs. Boston Bruins - Game Three
BOSTON, MA - JUNE 5 : Jaromir Jagr #68 of the Boston Bruins skates with the puck against the Pittsburgh Penguins in Game Three of the Eastern Conference Final during the 2013 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on June 5, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Steve Babineau/NHLI via Getty Images)
I watched many times this year the series between the Russians and Canada in 1972, and he was a dominating player there. After I watched the tapes, I respect him a lot more because he turned the series around. He was the guy. In that time, he was the best in the world. It’s a big honor for me to tie him.
— Panthers forward Jaromir Jagr on scoring the 717th goal of his career to tie Phil Esposito for fifth on the NHL's all-time goals list after a 4-3 win vs. the Lightning on Sunday