NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman joined the Ron And Ian Show Thursday and gave Tampa and Lightning owner Jeff Vinik high praise. 

Bettman said that Tampa Bay could not have asked for a better owner in Vinik and that the league would not hesitate to consider Tampa for large events, namely the All-Star Game.

CLICK HERE for the full interview with the Commish and click play below to hear Bettman praise your Tampa Bay Lightning owner and facility.