Jersey Number: 23
Ht/Wt: 6-1, 205
Favorite way to spend time away from the rink: As long as my wife doesn't have a list of things to do … I usually just hang out with the guys. We also have a dog (a mixed Dingo named Yukon).
Hockey player you admired growing up: Stevie Y.
Favorite sport other than hockey: I played a bunch of different sports — soccer, baseball.
Favorite type of music: Country
Favorite meal: Steak
Have you ever eaten walleye: All the time. That is my favorite fish.
Favorite beverage: Water
Best fast food: Chipotle
Favorite movie: Dumb and Dumber
Favorite TV Show: Blacklist
Favorite video game: Call of Duty. I play it with the guys online.
Favorite Web site: A bunch of different hockey sites and Yahoo.
Do you have a twitter account? @aldenhirschfeld
Person you most admire: My dad [Glen]. He is my best friend. I talk to him the most.
If you could meet any person, dead or alive, who would it be? Grandpa Howard
Favorite place you've been to? Jamaica
Top sports moment: My freshman year when we played in the national championship
What's your hockey superstition? I stick to the same order of events. But I don't get too worked up about it.
Have you lost any teeth while playing? Chipped one, but have not lost one.
Something nobody knows about you: I love fishing. We have a cottage up near Devil's Lake.
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