Welcome to the second season of the Junior Hockey Network’s ‘The Shift Q & A’ – hockey questions for hockey players.
In each ‘The Shift Q & A’ feature, we take you through the mindset of today’s hockey player through a question-and-answer session, profiling players from the NHL all the way down to midget hockey players.
Our next featured player is Jamey Lauzon of the 2015 – 2016 Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League’s Kirkland Lake Gold Miners.
Current Team: Kirkland Lake Gold Miners
Height: 6’2″ Weight: 201 lbs
Hometown: Kapuskasing, Ontario
Previous Team: Iroquois Falls Eskimos
What is your pre-game routine? Play with a soccer ball.
What is the one piece of equipment you’re most picky about? My jock.
Favourite rink to play in? Kapuskasing Recreation Centre (Kapuskasing, Ontario).
Main thing you do on the bus rides to kill time? Play cards.
Gatorade or Water? Water.
You’re the last shooter to go in the shootout – what’s your move? Shoot, I have no hands.
Most embarrassing moment on the ice? Got hipped checked and did a front flip.
Tongue In or Tongue Out? Tongue In.
Black or white tape? White.
What kind of curve do you use? Never the same thing.
Favourite player growing up? Didn’t watch hockey.
Players you tried to model your game after? Alexi Rivet.
Slappers or snappers? Snappers.
Celly of choice? Hands up.
Why did you choose the Gold Miners this season? Love the organization!!