PHPA Interview -- Mike Tamburro

Name: Mike Tamburro
Nickname: Tambo
Team: Jackson Bandits
Position: Goalie
Favorite Movie: The Big Lebowski
Favorite food: Pizza
Hometown: Toronto, Ontario

The most impressive person I have ever met was... Steven Tyler and Drew Carey.

The person I would most like to meet is... Bill Clinton

The best advice I have ever been given was: "never hit a 3 wood on a downhill lie" from Pat Jablonski.

My hockey idol is... Jock Callander... because... he always knew how to enjoy the game.

The biggest influence in my hockey career was... my parents... because... they always supported me.

My greatest hockey memory is... winning the ECAC Championship my junior year in college.

When I finish playing hockey... I would like to become ECHL President so I could increase players' salaries!

Two words that best describe me on the ice: hard-working & competitive.

Two words that best describe me off the ice: calm & fun.

My hobbies and leisure activities include... golfing, learning history and playing poker.

One of the best days I have ever experienced was... any day when I woke up and wasn't in New Jersey!


Copyright © 2000 Professional Hockey Players' Association