18 – James Thorpe
Name: James Thorpe
Date of Birth: 05/02/97
Height: 5′ 11″
Weight: 175 lb.
Team in 2015-2016: Grimsby Peach Kings Jr C
Future Plans: Pursue a career in business
Favourite NHL Team: Toronto Maple Leafs
Favourite NHL Player and Why: Sidney Crosby. He sees the ice better than anyone else.
We know who will win, but who is going to come in 2nd in the World Cup of Hockey? Team Europe
What is your walk up song? Foo Fighters – The Pretender
What do you do in your spare time? Workout, listen to music, watch TV
Who inspires you? My parents
What has been you biggest accomplishment in hockey so far? Playing for the OJHL for a year
What is the best piece of advice you could give to a New Hamburg Huskies player? Hard work beats talent when talent’s not working hard.
What one word do you hope people would use to describe your game? Tenacious.