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GETTING TO KNOW...Bruno Gervais

by Staff Writer / New York Islanders

Bruno Gervais was born on October 3, 1984 and grew up in the suburbs of Montreal. As an avid Canadiens fan, Bruno was elated to see them hoist the cup in 1993. However, since being drafted by the Islanders in 2003, Bruno has changed his allegiance and hasn™t looked back.

Bruno™s favorite things:
Color: Blue
TV Show: Reno 911
NHL team growing up: Montreal Canadiens
NHL player growing up: Ray Bourque
Food: Anything good
Movie: Braveheart and Supertrooper
Car: Dodge Challenger 1970
Brand of Skates: Reebok
Brand of Hockey Stick: Easton
Former Islander: Mike Bossy
Board Game: Risk
Sport (other than hockey): Soccer
Superpower: Flying
Band: Metallica
Vacation Spot: Somewhere hot and relaxing
Comic Character: Peter Griffin
Non-North American city: Yet to discover
Snack food: Fruits
Stadium food? Poutine

Pop Culture Challenge

Do you own any pets? A dog named Fanny
Coke or Pepsi? Neither
Batman or Superman? Batman
Like the Shootout? Yes
How old were you on your first date? 6
Simpsons or Family Guy? Family Guy
Dancing with the Stars or American Idol? American Idol or TSN
Thinks the NHL should send players to the Olympics? Yes
Do you think the NHL mullet can make a comeback? Yes, I™m working on it
Winter or Summer Olympics? Winter
Disney World or Disney Land? Disney World
Green Day or Eminem? Green Day
Jets or Giants? Jets
Like the color orange? Yes
The best thing about moving to New York? Beaches on Long Island
What actor would play you in a movie? (A young) I™d play myself with my acting career on the go.
If you could have dinner with two people who would they be? Only Rachel McAdams
What event in history would you like to have been a part of? Discovery of America
If you had a billion dollars, what would be the first thing you would buy? A house on the beach.





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