Q: Your first name isn’t a common one. How did your parents come to choose your name?
A: Not really much of a crazy story to it. My parents just decided they wanted something unique, so that’s how they picked it.
Q: Favourite NHL team?
A: Detroit Red Wings
Q: Favourite NHL player?
A: Pavel Datsyuk
Q: Any superstitions? If so……how about listing a few?
A: Put my equipment on my left side first. No one touches stick before the game once taped. First player on the ice for warm ups.
Q: Best thing about being a Dauphin King?
A: The boys, an unreal group of guys.
Q: Who’s the greatest player? Gretzky or Lemieux? Or Bobby Orr?
A: I’d have to say Lemieux or Jagr, the things they could do with the puck were incredible.
Q: Future greatest player? Sid The Kid? Nathan McKinnon? Connor McDavid?
A: I think Sidney Crosby will still be the best.
Q: Favourite songs on your IPod?
A: Out of town by Eminem and Don’t by Ed Sheeran
Q: Favourite pre-game meal?
A: Spaghetti and meat sauce
Q: Excluding Dauphin, favourite rink to play in?
A: Virden because it’s a really bright rink and a solid fan base.
Q: You a back of the bus kind of guy? Middle?
A: I sit about 4 rows from the back.
Q: If they made a “Chance Thomas” movie….would it be action/adventure? Comedy? Romantic? Mystery?
Q: If they ever made a “Chance Thomas” movie……which actor would play you?
A: Dave Franco
Q: Who would be the leading lady in your movie?
A: Blake Lively
Q: Last movie you went to?
A: Horrible Bosses 2
Q: If not playing hockey, what would you likely be doing?
A: Playing golf
Q: Ron MacLean…..miss him as NHIC host?
A: Yes, he knows a great deal about the game and was fun to listen to while I was growing up.
Q: Top 3 things on your bucket list?
A: Travel the world … Go to an NFL game… Move somewhere hot
Q: Other than hockey, any other favourite sports?
A: Golf and basketball
Q: When your hockey career is over, what are your career aspirations?
A: Something with either business or criminal law.
Q: Best verbal jab aimed at you? (No profanity, please.)
A: “You’re a bag of sea shells” and “You’re washed up.”
Q: Best jokester on the Kings?
A: Mathieu Lapointe
Q: Best dresser on the Kings, excluding yourself?
A: My roommate Dylan Bredahl.
Q: Biggest influence in your hockey career?
A: My father, by far my biggest influence since day one.
Q: Your most memorable game?
A: First junior A game as a call up playing in my hometown from when I was a kid.