- DRAFT PROSPECT CARD - 2008
North American Skater
|LAST CLUB TEAM:
||March 24, 1990
||Saskatoon, SK, CAN
- Finished seventh in Giants scoring this season with 13 goals, helping Vancouver to a second place finish in the Western Conference with 106 points (49-15-2-6) in 72 games.
- Selected to the 2008 CHL Top Prospects Game.
- Was a member of the 2007 Memorial Cup Champions as the Vancouver Giants defeated the Medicine Hat Tigers for the title.
- He got his start in hockey at the age of six on his backyard rink in Saskatoon.
- Patterns his game after San Jose's Joe Thornton, he's a big playmaking centerman and he wears number 19 after Joe Sakic and Steve Yzerman.
- His most memorable hockey moment was winning the 2007 Memorial Cup, it was a complete team effort.
- Credits his parents for having had the most influence on his life and his most embarrassing hockey moment was falling on a penalty shot during his first Vancouver Giants training camp.
- If he could invite any three people to dinner he would choose: Scotty Bowman, country singer Taylor Swift and Rolling Stones lead singer Mick Jagger.
NHL Team: Colorado Avalanche
NHL Player: Colorado's Joe Sakic
Shootout move: "Wolski deke"
Goal celebration: "Stick in the air"
Practice Drill: 3-on-3 down low
Video Game: Guitar Hero
TV Show: House
Actor: Denzel Washington
Group: Rascal Flatts
Book: Angels and Demons by Dan Brown
Pump-up song: "Out of Control" by Hoobastank
Food to cook: Steak
Sport (other than hockey): Golf
Activity away from the rink: Watching movies
Place to shop: Metrotown Mall in Burnaby, BC
Place to visit: Hawaii