NHL Job Application: Tage Thompson

Jun 24 2016
Tage Thompson
University of Connecticut
Jun 24 2016

With the draft on the horizon, your favorite NHL team will be adding a few new employees soon. So, using a format familiar to anyone who has ever applied for a new job, we asked some incoming rookies a few questions so you could get to know them better. This is the NHL Job Application. First up is Tage Thompson of UCONN.

Name:Tage Name

College/Junior Team: Uconn

Positions applying for (circle all that apply):Goaltender

Another player in this draft class I’d like to play alongside is:

Player whose game closely resembles yours:Corey

It won’t show up on the stat sheet, but I can help a team win by: Winning

Create-A-Player: You have 20 points to allocate to 6 skill categories for yourself. Rate your game:hockey

The best hockey movie ever made is obviously:

The current state of my lettuce is:   Work in progress

Single best piece of coaching advice I’ve ever received is:

Everyday 1Try out copy 1Trying to take

A non-athlete who inspires me is: My Mom

Name your 3-on-3 dream matchup(and a goalie; current and past players accepted):Tage 3 on 3

Draw your playoff beard:Beard

Tage Thompson
University of Connecticut