Brandon Pirri

#73 New York Rangers Forward
Hometown: Toronto, ON, Canada
Alma Mater: RPI

Accolades

  • Drafted 59th overall in the 2009 NHL Entry Draft
  • AHL leading scorer for the 2012-13 season
  • All-ECAC Rookie Team 2009-10

Q&A

Q. How old were you when you started playing?

A. Three years old

Q. Who was your favorite athlete (any sport) growing up?

A. Mats Sundin

Q. What was the Play Huge moment in your career?

A. Scoring my first NHL goal with Chicago

Q. What advice would you give to a younger version of yourself?

A. Believe in yourself.

Q. Who is one person (past or present) with whom you’d like to have dinner?

A. My wife. 

Q. What song is on your pre-game playlist?

A. Florida Georgia Line - This is How We Roll

Q. What is your favorite movie?

A. The Fast and the Furious

Q. Who is or was the most influential person in helping you on your way to become a professional athlete?

A. My father

Q. Describe your playing style in three words

A. Shoot-first player

Q. What is your favorite pre-game meal?

A. Chicken parm

Q. Tell us your favorite motivational quote.

A. "Embrace the struggle."

Q. If you could play anywhere in the world, where would it be?

A. Ireland... and play some golf there, too!

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