Throughout the 2018 NHL World Gaming Championships, NHL.com will feature player bios for fans to learn more about the competitors
Twitter Handle: _Plee999_
Name: Paul Arontie
Hometown: Oulu, Finland
GAMING AND HOCKEY BACKGROUND
What is your favorite NHL video game ever and why?
NHL 17, 6v6 was fun.
Who was your childhood hockey idol and why?
Steven Stamkos, no special reason.
What is your most memorable hockey moment and why?
My first live NHL game in Tampa.
My gamertag is PleeMaker because ...
My previous account was Plee999 and PleeMaker sounded great.
GETTING TO KNOW YOU …
My favorite team/player is: Tampa Bay Lightning, Steven Stamkos, Brian Boyle
The first hockey video game I ever played was: NHL 06
If I could play EA SPORTS™ NHL® 18 vs. one real-life player, I'd pick: Steven Stamkos
My go-to breakaway move in EA SPORTS™ NHL® 18 is: Between-the-legs
My favorite team to play with in EA SPORTS™ NHL® 18 is: Pittsburgh Penguins
My favorite non-NHL video game is: Fifa/Pubg
My playing uniform (team jersey, favorite shirt) is: Darras Taas t-shirt
My favorite snack while gaming is: Mountain Dew
My favorite gamer or person to watch on Twitch is: AndyPyro
One fun fact about me: I was 13 years old when I won my first Finnish Championship in NHL 15.