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Matthew Grenier Gaming World Championship bio

Yung Gren a Capitals fan from Quebec

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Throughout the 2018 NHL World Gaming Championships, NHL.com will feature player bios for fans to learn more about the competitors

 

THE BASICS

Name: Matthew Grenier 

Age: 16

Hometown: Quebec, Canada

Twitter/Instagram/Twitch/YouTube Handles: @YungGren, Twitch.tv/yunggren

 

 
GAMING AND HOCKEY BACKGROUND

What is your favorite NHL video game ever and why?

NHL 15, it was my first nhl game

Who was your childhood hockey idol and why?

Semyon Varlamov

What is your most memorable hockey moment and why?

Sidney Crosby beating USA in finals

My gamertag is Yung Gren because:

Grenier's my last name

 

GETTING TO KNOW YOU …

My favorite team/player is: Capitals

The first hockey video game I ever played was: NHL 15

If I could play EA SPORTS™ NHL® 18 vs. one real-life player, I'd pick: Sidney Crosby

My signature EA SPORTS™ NHL® 18 move is: One-hand tuck

My favorite team to play with in EA SPORTS™ NHL® 18 is: Tampa Bay Lightning

My favorite non-NHL video game is: Call of Duty Black Ops 3

My playing uniform (team jersey, favorite shirt) is: Tampa's jersey

My favorite snack while gaming is: Cheez-It

My favorite gamer or person to watch on Twich is: Nickmercs

One fun fact about me: I've played hockey my whole life

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