Get to Know...Luke Walker

In this edition of “Get to Know”, we cover Monsters rookie right wing Luke Walker. Walker was selected by the Colorado Avalanche in the fifth round of the 2010 NHL Entry Draft. In 42 games, Luke Walker has scored six times and assisted on two goals for a total of eight points. Luke has managed to stay out of the "sin bin" in his rookie season, accumulating only 22 penalty minutes so far.

How does it feel to play in front of great fans, and what can that mean for a game?:  It gets everyone excited and raises the intensity of the game.

Name four songs you would recommend for warm-ups:  Disturbed - Indestructible; Crookers Remix - Thunderstruck; Kelly Rowland ft. David Guetta - Commander; Flo Rida ft. David Guetta - Club Can't Handle Me

What is your favorite way to relax on a non-game day?:  Play video games or watch a movie.

Describe a pre-game ritual you like to go through to prepare for a game:  Get ready 12 minutes before warmups.

What was your favorite hockey team and player while growing up?:   My favorite team was the Dallas Stars, and my favorite player was Mike Modano.

QUICK HITS:
Favorite sports movie: 
"Slapshot."

Favorite "junk" food:   Salt & vinegar chips.

As a kid, for a while, I wanted to be: A fire fighter.

Female celebrity you'd most like to meet:   Jessica Alba.

Favorite TV shows:   "Family Guy", "Tosh.O" and "South Park."

Funniest TV character:   Will Farell.

Scariest movie:   "The Descent."

Favorite movie comedy:   "Hot Rod."

Favorite/most used movie quote: "When in Rome..."

"Toughest guy" in movies:   Michael Stratham.

Favorite winter holiday movie:   "How the Grinch Stole Christmas."

Best animated movie:   "Toy Story 1."

Nickname:   Mange.

Favorite toy as a kid:   K'NEX.

Age you started playing hockey:   Three.

Other than hockey, best part of winter:   Snow.

When you hear the word "Ohio", you think of?:   Football.

Best subject in high school:   Math.

Useless trivia fact:  All Polar Bears are left-handed.

Best sport you play, other than hockey:  Golf.

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