Detroit Red Wings
Detroit Red Wings
Landon Ferraro
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LandonFerraro
POSITION: Center
HEIGHT: 6' 0"
SHOOTS: Left
WEIGHT: 174
BIRTHDATE: 08/08/1991
AGE: 23
BIRTHPLACE: Trail, BC, CAN
DRAFTED: DET: 2009-32 overall
Lives in Vancouver, British Columbia. … His father, Ray, played 18 seasons in the NHL for six different teams, and his stepmother, Cammi Granato, is a Hockey Hall of Fame inductee. … Best friend in hockey is Craig Cunningham. … Greatest hockey memory is winning the Calder Cup with the Grand Rapids Griffins. … Began playing hockey at three years old. … Hockey nicknames are Lando and Ferraro. … Hockey idol as a youth was Mats Sundin. … Greatest influences on his hockey career are his father because he played in the NHL, and his mother because of the hours she put in helping him. … Plans to coach hockey after his playing career. … First job was at a sporting goods store. … Most unique thing he’s done is visit where his grandfather grew up in Wales, England. … If he could trade occupations for one day, he would be a golfer. … Played baseball, golf and soccer growing up. … Once met Shaq and Kobe Bryant. … Favorite food is gnocchi. … Favorite music artists are John Mayer, Mumford and Sons, and the Red Hot Chili Peppers. … Favorite TV show is 'Sons of Anarchy'. … Favorite author is Mitch Albom. … Favorite vacation spot is Christina Lake, British Columbia. … Roots for the San Francisco 49ers. … Enjoys golfing, movies, and cooking.