Detroit Red Wings
Detroit Red Wings
Mitch Callahan
POSITION: Right Wing
HEIGHT: 6' 0"
BIRTHDATE: 08/17/1991
AGE: 25
DRAFTED: DET: 2009-180 overall
Lives in Whittier, Calif. ... Has an older sister. … Greatest hockey memory is winning the Calder Cup with the Grand Rapids Griffins. … Began playing hockey at seven years old. … Hockey nicknames are Cally and Caveman. … Hockey idol as a youth was Darcy Tucker. … Chose his jersey number because his previous number (24, Travis Richards) is retired in Grand Rapids. … Greatest influences on his hockey career are his parents. … Plans to own a restaurant after playing hockey. … First job was playing hockey. … Greatest obstacle he’s overcome was graduating high school. … Proudest achievement is playing pro hockey. … Favorite charity is the Griffins Youth Foundation. … Most exciting thing he’s ever done was making a toast at his sister’s wedding. … Most interesting fact about him is that his real name is John. … If he could trade occupations for one day, he would trade with a pro surfer. … Favorite food is teriyaki bowls. … Favorite music artist is Drake. … Least favorite music artist is Taylor Swift. … Favorite movie is 'Lords of Dogtown'. … Favorite website is YouTube. … Favorite vacation spots are the Bahamas and Las Vegas. … Roots for the Los Angeles Dodgers. … Enjoys baseball, bowling, and movies.