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Get to know... Ben Smith

Tuesday, 07.05.2011 / 1:00 AM / Features
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Get to know... Ben Smith
Which Blackhawk has the best shootout move according to Ben Smith? (Photo by NHLI/Getty Images).

chicagoblackhawks.com recently caught up with rookie forward Ben Smith to ask him about some of his favorite things, his best moments in hockey and more.

BEN'S FAVORITES

Family Vacation
: Ogunquit, Maine

Non-Sports Movie:
"Along Came Polly"

Celebrity You’ve Met:
NY Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter

Team to Play Against:
Detroit Red Wings

Post-Game Meal:
A nice steak, sweet potato and broccoli

NHL Player Growing Up:
Geoff Sanderson

Chicago Must-See Spot:
View from the top of the John Hancock Building

Goal You Scored:
Game 6 vs. Vancouver in overtime


PICK ONE

Hot dog, deep dish pizza or Italian beef:
Deep dish

Sky diving or bungee jumping:
Sky diving

Coffee or tea:
Tea


PICK A TEAMMATE

Best one-liners:
John Scott

Most likely to own “jorts”:
Anyone that's Canadian

Best tattoo:
John Scott, because I don't know who else has one

Best shootout move: Patrick Kane/Jonathan Toews


HAVE YOU EVER...?

Scored on the wrong goal?
No

Been on a blind date?
No

Lost any teeth? No

Been to a Broadway play?
Yes, most recently "Spamalot"


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Place you’d like to retire? Anywhere warm

Biggest phobia?
Spiders