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FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. – This week’s Huskies Player of the Week is #25 Forward Nils Nemec.

Each week, a different player from the Huskies will be interviewed.

As part of a weekly feature, Nils was met at the rink to talk about himself and his team effort.

Nils Nemec Facts:

  • Age: 18
  • Height: 6′ 1″
  • Weight: 195 lbs.
  • Shoots: Left
  • Hometown: Velbert, Germany
  • How long have you been with the Huskies?

Nils: “I’ve been playing for two months. I did the tryouts and I had to wait before I could play because of all the paperwork and stuff like that.”

  • What position do you play?

Nils: “Left-wing”

  • How would you describe your style of play?

Nils: “I’d say I’m a fast player. I try to go as many times as possible to the goal, shoot the puck, and, yeah, try to use my speed.”

  • What is your favourite moment so far with the Huskies?

Nils: “I think the win against Dawson because it’s always a wild game. So, it’s always a good moment for us.”

  • Who’s your favourite hockey team?

Nils: “The Edmonton Oilers.”

  • Who is your Favourite hockey player?

Nils: “Leon Draisaitl, because he’s a big guy for German hockey.”

  • What kind of music do you listen to?

Nils: “I listen to all kinds, it just depends on the mood that I am in.”

  • What’s your favourite food?

Nils: “Pizza or pasta, stuff like that.”

  • What do you hope for the future, in terms of this season?

Nils: “I hope we can keep it up, win the last important games, win our league and be as good as possible at the Provincials. We have a strong team this year, and, maybe, we could do something this year, that’s our goal for sure.”

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