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My Hometown: Carey Price

The All-Star netminder dishes on his hometown

by @canadiensMTL /

While the Habs may call Montreal home during the season, they'll never forget where they came from. Long before Carey Price first hit the ice in the NHL, he was taking his first strides toward stardom back home in Anahim Lake, BC. Check out Pricey's insider guide to the must-sees back in his hometown.

Anahim Lake, BC

Population: 360

Best place to go shopping:

McLean's General Store. It has everything you need.

What it's famous for:  

Anahim Lake is known for its good fishing.

Home arena as a kid:

As a kid I didn't really have a home arena; we would mostly just play on the outdoor pond. 

Favorite restaurant:

There isn't one restaurant that can beat my mom's cooking, really!

Best hangout spot:

Nothing is as relaxing as being on a boat so anywhere on the lake is the best hangout spot

Elementary school:

Anahim Lake Elementary School

Best local treat:

Bannock. It's kind of like fried bread.

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