Continuing our new series Know Your Jr. Blues, where we profile all members of the Jr. Blues in the lead-up to the season opener Sept. 9 at home vs Cincinnati, we now move to the defense, specifically a player who has quite the bright future with the Jr. Blues, Sean Griffin.
LAST SEASON: Griffin started out with the U16 St Louis AIC Prospects AAA club, but was called up to the Jr. Blues first as an injury replacement and then full-time. In 19 games, Griffin had four assists and a plus/minus of +22. He also got a chance to play a role in the Jr. Blues’ playoff run, netting two points (both assists) and finishing +3 as the Jr. Blues made the Silver Cup finals.
What is your favorite moment in your hockey career? Getting called up to the Jr. Blues during the 2015-16 season
If you could have dinner with anyone in the world, who’d it be? Margot Robbie
Who is your favorite NHL player? Nicklas Lidstrom
Favorite musician Kendrick Lamar
Favorite video game Forza Motorsport 4
Favorite TV series The Office
Three things you’d bring with you if you were stranded on a desert island: A knife, my dog, and Kevin Gier
Favorite subject in school Mathematics
Do you have any unique pre-game routines or superstitions? None, actually
Why did you choose the Jr. Blues? They have a very good coaching staff/program, who give me the tools I need to make it to the next level.