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Grandpa Tkachuk grills Brady on the beach during Senators dads trip

Senior reporter grabbed a mic and conducted hard-hitting interview

by Dan O'Leary @DanOLeary25 / NHL.com Staff Writer

It may have been the Ottawa Senators Dads Trip, but an interview conducted by Grandpa Tkachuk was a big highlight.

John "Chuck" Tkachuk, the grandfather of Senators forward Brady Tkachuk, conducted a unique interview with his grandson on a Fort Lauderdale, Fla., beach during the trip.

Acting as a Senators "Senior" reporter, Grandpa Chuck doesn't shy away from the hard questions.

Tweet from @Senators: #Sens Senior Reporter John ���Chuck��� Tkachuk sits down for an exclusive 1-on-1 interview with his grandson Brady. #SensDadsTrip pic.twitter.com/zwG2aC5kem

The grilling included a question about what traits Brady inherited from his dad, former NHL All-Star Keith Tkachuk, and what he and his brother, Calgary Flames forward Matthew Tkachuk, competed at growing up aside from hockey.

The most important question of the interview, however, was "What do you think is for lunch?"

Grandpa Tkachuk didn't always seem too interested in Brady's answers, preferring to take in the beachfront scenery, which only makes the video clip even better.

Brady turned the tables on his grandfather, however, asking him to name his favorite grandchild. While Chuck replied Brady without hesitation, something tells us that answer would change if Matthew or sister Taryn Tkachuk, a decorated field hockey player, were asking.

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