Hangin' Out With ... Islanders forward Colin McDonald
Colin McDonald (Wethersfield, Conn.) had two goals and an assist during the Isles' six-game series against Pittsburgh in the first round of the 2013 playoffs. (Getty Images)
What’s the coolest piece
of hockey memorabilia you own?
“I’d have to say my father’s (Gerry) Whalers jersey. Growing up I always had it hanging in my room.”
If you could be on any
reality show, which would you choose?
“I definitely wouldn’t be on ‘The Real World.’ Way too much drama. I like ‘The Amazing Race.’ ”
What kind of car do you
A Chevrolet Tahoe
If you could hang out
with any celebrity, who would it be?
Which teammate has the
worst taste in music?
What does he listen
“Something Russian. Honestly, I have no idea.”
If someone made a movie
about your life, who would you want to play you?
What teammate over the
years has had the biggest influence on your career?
If it weren’t for hockey, what line of work would
you have gotten into?
Band/artist: DJ Tiesto
Road city: New York (Rangers)
NHL player growing up: Billy Guerin
Video game : I don’t play video games anymore, but growing up I played Halo a lot.
Sports jersey (other than your own): Red Sox
Home, road or alternate jersey: Home
Street clothes or suit and tie: Street clothes
“Modern Family,” “Sons of Anarchy” or “The Walking Dead”: “Modern Family”
Letterman, Leno or Conan: Letterman
Dunkin’ Donuts, Starbucks or Tim Horton’s: Starbucks
This article originally appeared in the July 2013 issue of New England Hockey Journal.