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Trocheck Answers Your Questions on Instagram

New Canes forward answers fan questions

by Michael Smith @MSmithCanes /

Since the National Hockey League's 2019-20 season has been paused, everyone has a little more free time, including hockey players.

Vincent Trocheck took to Instagram stories on Thursday night to answer your questions. Here is a collection of answers to help you get to know one of the Carolina Hurricanes' newest forwards.

"Hey Canes fans. Hope you're all healthy and doing well with everything going on," Trocheck posted. "Since we're away from hockey I figured now would be a good time to answer some of your questions. So, fire away!"

How are you liking Carolina so far?
So far so good! Great group of guys and a nice place to live

What have you been doing with your time off?
Mostly just hanging out, drinking juice with this guy

Instagram from @trocheck_21: The big man turns 1! Happiest baby alive. Makes every day better with his smile. #LT 🦁

Do you think the season will return?
I sure hope so!

Who's the best chirper you've ever played with?
Shawn Thornton

Favorite player growing up?
Peter Forsberg

Favorite song right now/type of music?
Right now it's "Blinding Lights" by The Weeknd

Where in Pittsburgh did you grow up?
Upper St. Clair

Funniest guy on the team?
Teuvo Teravainen

What have you been binge watching?
F1 series on Netflix

Which movie genre do you prefer: horror or comedy?
Comedy. I don't mess with horror movies

Favorite hobby in the offseason?
Mainly golf

Coffee order pregame?
Venti cold brew

Favorite restaurant back home in Pittsburgh?
All of Richard DeShantz's restaurants are great

Do you like The Office?
Love it

Pregame meal?
Chicken, pasta and peas

Who is your favorite athlete not from hockey?
Tiger Woods

Favorite golf course?
Laurel Valley

Who is your favorite F1 driver?
Daniel Ricciardo

What's your handicap?

What's your favorite TV show?
Of all time? Breaking Bad

Favorite rapper?
Jay-Z and Eminem

Were you nervous coming to a new team?
I was nervous at first, but the team helped me transition smoothly

What's your dream foursome, alive or dead?
Wow. Tough one … Tiger Woods, Mario Lemieux, Will Ferrell

Do you have any pets?
Two dogs. Golden retriever (Porter) and golden doodle (Romeo)

"Thanks for all the questions guys!" Trocheck signed off. "Stay healthy all."

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