Getting To Know

B.J. Crombeen

B.J. Crombeen

by Mark Malinowski - April 21, 2013 11:28 AM EDT

The Lightning forward talks about following his brother into hockey, his most painful moment, and more.
Status: Tampa Bay Lightning right wing.   DOB: July 10, 1985 In: Denver, Co.   Ht: 6-foot-2  Wt: 210 pounds   First Hockey Memory: "I actually remember skating on a pond with a friend, chasing around my older brother.


Reid Simpson

Reid Simpson

by Mark Malinowski - April 7, 2013 10:35 AM EDT

The former NHL journeyman shares his hockey memories, greatest sports moment, and more.
Status: NHL left winger from 1991-2007 for New Jersey, Philadelphia, Minnesota, Chicago, Tampa Bay, St. Louis, Montreal, Nashville and Pittsburgh.


Alex Killorn

Alex Killorn

by Mark Malinowski - March 24, 2013 10:15 AM EDT

Tampa's rookie out of Harvard talks about his most unusual game, how he got his start in hockey and more.
Status: Tampa Bay Lightning center.   DOB: Sept. 14, 1989 In: Halifax, Nova Scotia   Ht: 6-foot-2 Wt: 205 pounds   First Hockey Memory: "Is playing hockey at a park down the street - Windemere Park.


Dave Nonis

Dave Nonis

by Mark Malinowski - March 17, 2013 10:36 AM EDT

On this week's Q&A session, the Leafs GM talks about his early memories, greatest moment and more.
Status: Toronto Maple Leafs GM.   DOB: May 25, 1966  In: Burnaby, BC   First Hockey Memory: "Well, I had two older brothers, so, chasing them around the basement.


Travis Moen

Travis Moen

by Mark Malinowski - March 10, 2013 11:05 AM EDT

The Montreal grinder answers questions about his most memorable goal, closest friends in hockey, and more.
Status: Montreal Canadiens left winger. DOB: April 6, 1982 In: Stewart Valley, Sask. Ht: 6-foot-2  Wt: 218 pounds First Hockey Memory:  "Either watching it on TV or playing hockey on a pond or the outdoor rink.


Chris Kreider

Chris Kreider

by Mark Malinowski - February 24, 2013 9:55 AM EST

In this week's Q&A, Chris Kreider talks about the strengest game he's been involved in and much more.
Status: New York Rangers center/left wing. HT: 6-foot-3 WT: 230 pounds DOB: April 30, 1991 In: Boxford, Ma. First Hockey Memory: "Pushing the chair around the ice in Charleston, where I first learned to skate.


John Erskine

John Erskine

by Mark Malinowski - February 10, 2013 10:50 AM EST

In this week's Q&A session, Washington's tough defenseman talks about his first NHL goal, meeting Bobby Orr and more.
Status: Washington Capitals defenseman.   DOB: June 26, 1980 In: Kingston, Ont.   Ht: 6-foot-4 Wt: 220 pounds   First Hockey Memory: "Would be back when I lived in Kingston when I was around four and we had a big pond in the backyard and the city would come and put boards up.


Sami Salo

Sami Salo

by Mark Malinowski - February 3, 2013 9:10 AM EST

This week's Q&A session is with Tampa's Finnish defenseman, who talks about his childhood heroes and more.
Status: Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman.   DOB: Sept. 2, 1974 In: Turku, Finland   Ht: 6-foot-3 Wt: 212 pounds   First Hockey Memory: "I think when I got a pair of skates for Christmas.


Cody Franson

Cody Franson

by Mark Malinowski - January 27, 2013 10:10 AM EST

This week's focus of our Q&A session is defenseman Cody Franson of the Maple Leafs.
Status: Toronto Maple Leafs defenseman. DOB: Aug. 8, 1987  In: Salmon Arm, B.C.   Ht: 6-foot-5  Wt: 213 pounds   First Hockey Memory: "Hockey school when I was a kid.


Joey Crabb

Joey Crabb

by Mark Malinowski - January 13, 2013 10:40 AM EST

This week's Q&A session focuses on the new Capitals agitator, who spent the lockout playing in Alaska.
Status: Washington Capitals right winger. DOB: April. 3, 1983 In: Anchorage, Alaska   Ht: 6-foot-1 Wt: 191 pounds   First Hockey Memory: "I think just skating on an outdoor rink - I grew up in Alaska - with my dad and family, mom and grandpa.


Angela James

Angela James

by Mark Malinowski - December 23, 2012 10:35 AM EST

Inducted into the Hall of Fame in 2010, this week's Q&A session is with one of women's hockey's first true superstars.
Status: Former forward for Team Canada. Subject of the book "Angela James: The First Superstar of Women's Hockey." Currently serves as Senior Sports/Recreation Coordinator at Seneca College in Toronto.


Ryan Bourque

Ryan Bourque

by Mark Malinowski - December 16, 2012 4:35 PM EST

The son of Hall of Famer Ray and a New York Rangers prospect, Ryan Bourque is the focus of this week's Q&A.
Status: Connecticut Whale forward. Property of New York Rangers. DOB: Jan. 3, 1991 In: Boston   Ht: 5-foot-9 Wt: 168 pounds   First Hockey Memory: "Probably when I was three years old and going to the rink with my dad in the old Boston Garden and just being able to go to the rink.


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