• A center with the Quebec Remparts, Gilbert had 43 points (11-32-43) in 67 games in 2008-09.
• Gilbert credits his father and midget AAA coach, Mario Pouliot, for having had the most influence on his career and he got his start in hockey on the backyard rink at the age of four.
• His philosophy is “if you work hard, good things will happen” and his favorite piece of sports memorabilia owned is a Guy Lafleur stick.
• His most embarrassing hockey moment was getting his hockey pants strap cut by an opposing player and having his pants fall down on the ice.
NHL Team: Detroit Red Wings
NHL Player: Henrik Zetterberg
Pump-up song: ACDC’s Thunderstruck the Crookers Remix
Movie: Step Brothers
Actor/Actress: Will Ferrell, Jessica Alba
Cartoon: American Dad
Book: “Future greats and heartbreaks” by Gare Joyce
Snack: Nachos, cheese and salsa