Getting to Know: Cole Cassels

Getting to Know…

Name: Cole Cassels

Drafted: 1st round, 16th overall in 2011

Nickname? Cass

Favourite food? Pasta

Typical pre-game meal?  Pasta and Chicken

Favourite NHL Team? Columbus Blue Jackets

Favourite Hockey Player? Joe Thornton

Favourite Movie? Braveheart

Favourite Band? Rise Against

Favourite TV Show? Jersey Shore

Favourite Book? The Outsiders

Favourite Video Game? Call of Duty or NHL 11

If you didn’t play hockey which sport would you play? Soccer

Who has been the biggest influence on your hockey career?  My Dad (former NHL’er Andrew Cassels).  He has taught me everything I know and continues to answer any questions I have about hockey.

After you are finished your hockey career, which profession do you see yourself getting into? Teaching

If you could trade places with one person, who would it be and why?  Steve Yzerman because he is one of my favourite players of all time.

If you could have lunch with one person, who would it be and why? Adam Sandler because it would be hilarious.

What are some of your goals for next season?  To become a better hockey player and help the team win.

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