Presented by Mark 'Scoop' Malnowski, THN.com's Getting to Know asks hockey players and personalities a variety of questions that gives you, the reader, a glimpse into their lives.

Getting To Know

Julien BriseBois

Julien BriseBois

by Mark Malinowski - September 29, 2013 11:10 AM EDT

The Tampa Bay assistant GM talks about his start in the game, memorable moments and more.
Status: Assistant GM for Tampa Bay Lightning and GM for AHL's Syracuse Crunch. DOB: Jan. 24, 1977 In: Montreal First Hockey Memory: "I remember going to see Wayne Gretzky and the Edmonton Oilers against Guy Lafleur and the Montreal Canadiens at the Forum.


Eric Fehr

Eric Fehr

by Mark Malinowski - September 22, 2013 1:15 PM EDT

This week's Q&A is with the Capitals winger, who remembers a bench-clearing brawl in junior and more.
Status: Washington Capitals right winger Ht: 6-foot-4 Wt: 212 pounds   DOB: Sept. 7, 1985 In: Winkler, Man. First Hockey Memory: "Playing on my pond back home on the farm.


Raphael Diaz

Raphael Diaz

by Mark Malinowski - September 15, 2013 12:25 PM EDT

The Montreal Canadiens defender answers questions about his nickname, embarrassing and great moments in hockey, and more.
Status: Montreal Canadiens defenseman. Ht: 5-foot-11 Wt: 197 pounds   DOB: Jan. 9, 1986 In: Baar, Switzerland First Hockey Memory: "I liked playing the tournaments.


Marc Denis

Marc Denis

by Mark Malinowski - August 25, 2013 9:27 AM EDT

The former goalie looks back at his career at and away from the rink.
Status: NHL goaltender from 1996 to 2009 for Colorado, Tampa, Columbus, Montreal.   Ht: 6-foot-0 Wt: 188 pounds   DOB: Aug.


Dylan McIlrath

Dylan McIlrath

by Mark Malinowski - August 18, 2013 3:20 PM EDT

This week's Q&A asks the Rangers prospect about his favorite movie, most memorable goal and more.
Status: New York Rangers organization/Hartford Wolf Pack defenseman.   Ht: 6-foot-5 Wt: 215 pounds   DOB: April 20, 1992 In: Winnipeg First Hockey Memory: "That would have to be me and my dad (Mike) going to the local rink.


Matt Kassian

Matt Kassian

by Mark Malinowski - August 12, 2013 10:58 AM EDT

Kassian answers questions about his most memorable goal, how he got started in hockey, and more.
Status: Ottawa Senators left winger   Ht: 6-foot-4 Wt: 232 pounds   DOB: Oct. 28, 1986 In: Edmonton   First Hockey Memory: "Putting on double blade skates and going out to the pond for mini league not too far from my house, with my brother and parents.


Sergio Momesso

Sergio Momesso

by Mark Malinowski - July 28, 2013 10:21 AM EDT

The longtime, former NHLer answers questions about his most memorable goal, game and more.
Status: NHL left winger from 1983-1997 for Montreal, St. Louis, Vancouver, New York Rangers, Toronto. Currently serves as TSN radio color commentator for Montreal Canadiens.


Gerard Gallant

Gerard Gallant

by Mark Malinowski - July 21, 2013 9:33 AM EDT

The former Red Wings and Lightning winger and current Canadiens coach opens up about his life in hockey at and away from the rink.
Status: NHL left winger from 1984-1995 for the Detroit Red Wings and Tampa Bay Lightning. Currently serves as an assistant coach for the Montreal Canadiens.


Erik Condra

Erik Condra

by Mark Malinowski - July 14, 2013 12:19 PM EDT

The Ottawa forward talks about growing up a Wings fan in Michigan, getting the nickname "Dr. Egon," and more.
Status: Ottawa Senators defenseman. Ht: 6-foot Wt: 189 pounds   DOB: Aug. 6, 1986 In: Trenton, Mich. First Hockey Memory: "Just going out to the pond and skating in the winter.


Radko Gudas

Radko Gudas

by Mark Malinowski - July 7, 2013 10:34 AM EDT

This week's Q&A session is with the Lightning banger best known for his thick facial hair.
Status: Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman.   DOB: June 5, 1990 In: Prague, Czech Republic   Ht: 6-feet Wt: 200 pounds   First Hockey Memory: "I remember my dad playing in Germany or Sweden.


Denis Potvin

Denis Potvin

by Mark Malinowski - June 9, 2013 12:28 PM EDT

The Hall of Fame Islaners defenseman talks about the memorable moments and players from his career.
Status: New York Islanders Hall of Fame defenseman from 1973-1988. Currently serves as a TV analyst for the Ottawa Senators.   DOB: Oct.


George McPhee

George McPhee

by Mark Malinowski - May 12, 2013 10:10 AM EDT

The Washington Capitals GM talks about his hockey career and more in this week's Q&A session.
Status: GM of Washington Capitals. Former NHL forward from 1983-1989 for New York Rangers, New Jersey Devils and Winnipeg Jets. Won Hobey Baker Award as top collegiate player in 1982 at Bowling Green State University.


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