As we get closer to the start of the 2013-14 season, we've exchanged emails with assorted Ducks, asking about their summers and other personal info. Our latest subject:
Viktor FasthNew wife's name
Signe (two years old)
Your favorite NHL player(s) growing up
Patrick Roy and Arturs Irbe
Favorite hockey moment of your career
Do you have any pregame superstitions or routines?
Yes, too many. Don't wanna jinx them.
Your favorite TV shows
River Monsters and Gold Rush on Discovery, Family Guy and Big Bang Theory
Your favorite movies
Hot Rod (according to me, the funniest movie ever), and I just watched Grown Ups 2. It was really good.
Your favorite bands
Bob Dylan, Håkan Hellström (Swedish guy), Axwell, Sebastian Ingrosso
A band or artist on your iPod you're ashamed of
Your favorite food
Strangest thing you've been asked to autograph
A teammate's jock strap
The best perk of being a pro athlete
To work with what I enjoy the most, as a full-time job.
Where did you spend most of your summer?
Back in Sweden, travelled around the country visiting family and friends
What else did you do this summer?
Got married in July. And had some great days fishing with my brother.