Jersey Number: 7
Ht./Wt: 5-8, 180
Hometown: Macomb, Mich.
Favorite way to spend time away from the rink: When it's nice out I like to golf. I like to play video games, and I like to go to the gym.
Hockey player you admired growing up: Steve Yzerman.
Favorite sport other than hockey: I'm not in to too many other sports. I will watch golf and hockey on TV.
Favorite type of music: All types, but I love country.
Favorite meal: Grilled chicken and rice and vegetables.
Have you ever eaten walleye? It was awesome, and I'm not a huge fish guy really.
Favorite beverage: Sprite.
Best fast food: Subway.
Favorite movie: Miracle. That makes all the Canadian guys mad.
Favorite TV show: Family Guy.
Favorite video game: Call of Duty or NHL.
Favorite Web site: All the league hockey sites.
Do you have a Twitter account? @neans11
Person you most admire: Dad, Nino.
If you could meet any person who would it be? President Obama.
Vacation destination: I'd love to go to Italy.
Top sports moment: Where I am now. Making it to the highest level I can make it to.
What would you be doing if you weren't playing hockey? Doing something in the medical field. That would be good. Maybe medical sales.
What's your hockey superstition? I have too many of them. It's almost too much at times. If I forget one, I freak out.