• Paradis helped lead the Shawinigan Cataractes to the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League’s – they fell to Drummondville in seven games. He had 12 points (6-6-12), including, two game-winning goals, in 21 playoff games in 2009.
• During the regular season, he posted 50 points (19-31-50) in 66 games.
• At the 2009 CHL Top Prospects, event, Paradis blasted a 95.7 miles-per-hour shot in the hardest shot competition, defeating seven other prospects.
• Paradis started playing hockey when he was three-years-old and he credits his parents for having the most influence on his career with their constant support and sacrifices.
• His favorite players are Edmonton’s Ales Hemsky and Chicago’s Martin Havlat -- he patterns his game after their skill, but tries to add a stronger physical presence to his own game.
NHL Team: Montreal Canadiens NHL Players: Ales Hemsky, Martin Havlat Goal celebration: Never the same Video game: NHL ‘09 Movie: The Rocket or Walk the Line TV Show: Lance et Compte Actor: Will Ferrell Cartoon: The Simpsons Website: Facebook or RDS Restaurant: La Cage aux Sport Sport (other than hockey): Baseball Breakfast food: Bacon, eggs, sausage, toast Superhero: Superman or Hancock