May 25, 2013

Hangin' Out With .. Sabres winger Brian Flynn

By Jesse Connolly

Former University of Maine standout Brian Flynn (Lynnfield, Mass.) had 11 points in 26 games in his rookie season with the Sabres in 2013. (Getty Images)

What’s the coolest piece of hockey memorabilia you own?
“Signed picture of Bobby Orr.”

What kind of car do you drive?
“I’m in the process of buying a new one.”

If you could hang out with any celebrity, who would it be?
Tiger Woods

Which teammate has the worst taste in music?
Mark Pysyk — Christian rock

If someone made a movie about your life, who would you want to play you?
Brad Pitt

If forced to do karaoke, what song would you pick?
“Summertime” by Kenny Chesney

If it weren’t for hockey, what line of work would you have gotten into?

“Finance. That’s what my degree is in.”


Movie: “Good Will Hunting”

Band/artist: Kenny Chesney

Casino game: Blackjack

Road city: Boston

NHL player growing up: Bobby Orr

Restaurant: Del Frisco

Video game: Call of Duty

Store: Hugo Boss


Home, road or alternate jersey: Home

Street clothes or suit and tie: Suit and tie

“Modern Family,” “Sons of Anarchy” or “The Walking Dead”: “None of those.”

Letterman, Leno or Conan: Conan

Dunkin’ Donuts, Starbucks or Tim Horton’s: Starbucks


Skates: CCM

Gloves: Reebok

Stick: Reebok

Helmet: Reebok

This article originally appeared in the May 2013 issue of New England Hockey Journal.