The founder, president-in-perpetuity and curator of the Matthew Phillips Fan Club, happily enough, resides in the magically-named Happy Adventure, Newfoundland.
"It's in a little cove, about an hour and a half from Gander,'' reports Phillips. "There's just their house, a road and a little bay on the ocean.
"My mom's whole family is from Newfoundland.
"And my grandpa, well, he's my biggest fan in the world. He'd run his mouth pretty good about me while I was growing up but I guess that's pretty typical of grandparents.
"He kept telling everyone one day I'd play for the Calgary Flames. All the the time. Over and over.
"And I'm betting they were all looking at him like: 'Yeah, sure.
"'Whatever you say, Don …'"