Detroit Red Wings
Detroit Red Wings
Tomas Jurco
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TomasJurco
POSITION: Right Wing
HEIGHT: 6' 1"
SHOOTS: Left
WEIGHT: 203
BIRTHDATE: 12/28/1992
AGE: 21
BIRTHPLACE: Kosice, SVK
DRAFTED: DET: 2011-35 overall
Lives in Kosice, Slovakia. … Has an older sister, Petra, who played hockey for Slovakia at the 2010 Olympics. … Best friend in hockey is Tomas Varholik. … Greatest hockey memory was winning the 2013 Calder Cup with the Grand Rapids Griffins. … Began playing hockey at five years old. … Hockey idols as a youth were Sidney Crosby, John Tavares and Marian Hossa. … Plans to go into business after his playing career. … If he could trade occupations for one day, he would be an actor. … Also speaks Slovak and Czech. … Played soccer growing up. … Favorite foods are anything his mother makes. … Favorite music artists are Coldplay. … Favorite movies are 'The Hangover', 'The Vow' and '21 Jump Street'. … Favorite TV show is 'Prison Break'. … Favorite website is Facebook. … Enjoys movies, soccer, and music.