Q. What is your nickname on the team?
Q. How did you get them?
A. It’s just short for my last name.
Q. What’s your favorite TV show?
A. I like Breaking Bad.
Q. What’s your favorite movie?
Q. What’s your favorite restaurant?
A. Chipotle. I get a double steak burrito every time.
Q. Do you have a favorite food?
A. Yeah, sushi.
Q. If you have to cook, what’s your go-to?
A. Either steak or a stir fry.
Q. What’s your favorite part of Grand Forks?
A. I just like how the community is really close together and everyone loves the University of North Dakota.
Q. What’s something people may not know about your hometown of Gilbert, Ariz.?
A. I think a couple years ago it was one of the top 10 fastest-growing cities in the U.S.
Q. What’s your favorite pro sports team?
A. St. Louis Blues.
Q. What’s the best Halloween costume you’ve ever had?
A. Two years ago, I was a penguin. That’s my favorite one.
Q. What’s the most memorable Christmas gift you’ve received?
A. My first hockey net when I was growing up. I think that was the best one because I used it all the time.
Q. Who was your childhood hero?
A. I always looked up to my dad. He was an easy role model to look up to.
Q. Who is your biggest fan?
A. My grandma, probably.
Q. What’s the most embarrassing song on your iPod?
A. Cowboy Take Me Away by the Dixie Chicks.
Q. Do you have a favorite band or type of music?
Q. What’s your favorite college class?
A. I think Communication 103. It takes about new technologies and stuff.
Q. What’s your biggest fear?
A. Not succeeding. That’s pretty much it probably.
Q. What’s the last book you’ve read?
A. I read ‘Playing with Fire’ by Theo Fluery.
Q. What’s your best sport other than hockey?
A. I kind of like a lot of sports. I love playing golf. I’m probably not the best, I just like playing it. Growing up, I played lacrosse, baseball and a little bit of football.
Q. Besides being a pro athlete, what would your dream job be?
A. I just want to be successful in business, whether it is owning my own company. I just want to be able to provide for my family.
Q. Do you have any pregame superstitions or rituals?
A. I just tape my stick around the same time, get dressed at the same time. I like to stick-handle and do a full jump in the cold tub for like 10 seconds. That’s it.