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Meet the LA Kings Ice Crew: Dan

by Staff Writer / Los Angeles Kings
Name: Daniel
Nickname: Dan, Sykes
Years on Team: Fourth year: 2009-10 Bio
College: UNC
Hobbies: Music, baseball, reading, theatre
Favorite Food: Seafood
Favorite Movie: The Empire Strikes Back
Favorite TV Show: Arrested Development
Favorite Book: Shakespeare’s Complete Works
Favorite Music: Blues, Rock
Favorite Singer/Band: Muse
Favorite Athlete: David Ortiz and Anze Kopitar
Favorite Superhero: The Molecular Man
Website You Visit Every Day:
If you could have any power in the world, what would it be and why? Every time I open my wallet there is a new $100 bill.
What is your most prized possession? My dog
What is you favorite thing about hockey? Red Ice
If you could have any job that you wanted, what would it be and why? International Super Spy
Just by looking at you, what is something that no one would ever guess? I can bench press 400 lbs. (That may or may not be true.)
What is the one product that you cannot live without? Deodorant
What is your favorite place to go in Los Angeles? Zuma Beach
What is the best pick-up line you have ever received? “Oh, I thought you were gay.”
Do you have any hidden talents? If so, what can you do? I can wiggle my ears
If you could spend the day with anyone you wanted, dead or alive, who would it be and why? John F. Kennedy or Jeff Bridges.
Name a phrase you feel you live your life by? Buy the ticket, take the ride.
What are some of your favorite Kings moments? Kopitar’s hat trick in ’09, playoffs in ’10, and anytime Ivanans fights
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