Getting to Know: Michael Dal Colle, Kyle Burroughs
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Michael Dal Colle was drafted fifth overall by the Islanders at the NHL Draft last month. Fans know the 6’3, 184-pound winger as a skilled playmaker on the ice, but what you didn't know about Dal Colle is his...
Favorite Player: Evgeni Malkin
Favorite Team (Growing Up): Toronto Maple Leafs
Longest Junior Bus Trip: Eight hours (Oshawa, ON to Sault Ste. Marie, ON)
How do you pass time on the bus: Listen to music, sleep.
Favorite kind of music: Everything, I have a pretty wide variety that I listen to.
Okay… pick one, Jason Aldean or Avicii: Avicii
Favorite Food: Nachos
Cheat Day Meal: Nachos
Twitter or Instagram: That’s a tough question. Tie. I can’t choose.
You have to go with one…: Twitter
Kyle Burroughs played four seasons with the Regina Pats of the Western Hockey League. Burroughs captained the team in his final year posting a career-high 40 points (8G, 32A). But what you didn’t know about Burroughs is…
Favorite Player: Drew Doughty
Favorite Player Growing Up: Brendan Morrison
Favorite Team Growing Up: Vancouver Canucks
Longest Junior Road Trip: 20 hours (Regina, SK to Portland, OR)
How do you pass time on the bus: Cribbage and we throw water bottles at each other
Favorite Food: Steak
Cheat Day Meal: Bag of Sour Cream and Onion chips and a chocolate milkshake
Favorite Music: I like anything
Okay… pick one, Jason Aldean or Avicii: Jason Aldean
Twitter or Instagram: *long pause* Instagram