Getting to Know: Michael Dal Colle, Kyle Burroughs

Wednesday, 07.09.2014 / 12:59 PM
Cory Wright

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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 Spokane, WA)

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

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