Steven Kampfer answers Twitter Q&A

The Bruins defenseman invited questions from his followers during his flight and answered them all in 140 characters or less.

@smiley_horts: who was your #1 hockey idol growing up?
@SteveKampfer47: has to be Nick Lidstrom. Guy is amazing.
@rennoceralc: who is your favorite team to play against?
@SteveKampfer47: Big fan of playing Tampa and Detroit.
@elamja2: who is the best fighter on the bruins? What's your coffee?
@SteveKampfer47: we have a lot of good fighters. hazelnut coffee.
@Kayleen5: so then what is your favorite quality in a girl Steve?
@SteveKampfer47: the smile. Can't fake it.
@SteveyB84: who do you think is your biggest competition in the east next season?
@SteveKampfer47: Always have to earn your spot. Never safe.
@JayMisterE: what music do you listen to before a game to get you amped?
@SteveKampfer47: I have a variety I listen too. Mostly pop.
@KeslerCrosby: what are your pre-game snacks?
@SteveKampfer47: My moms banana bread. Pure gold.
@kcusolito: favorite motivational saying?
@SteveKampfer47: there is always someone better than you out there so work hard to catch them.
@CMDragonia: what's your favorite restaurant in boston to go to?
@SteveKampfer47: Abe and Louies and Massiminos.
@ejb68610: why #47... Whats your favorite number?
@SteveKampfer47: 47 was given to me. I like it. Favorite number 5 or 21.
@CourtneyDunagan: If you could play with any player past or current.
@SteveKampfer47: Peter Forsberg he's always been my favorite player.
@mikeregan8: What was your favorite game you've ever played?
@SteveKampfer47: My first game or the game I scored my first goal.
@SOURCE_FRIAS: ... The feeling you had at the parade.
@SteveKampfer47: The parade was amazing. Boston did a great job with it.
@hayleyyy94: what's your favorite tv-show?
@SteveKampfer47: Tough. Depends on the time of year. I have about 5 shows.
@jwelch19: what was it like winning the stanley cup and raising it over your head?
@SteveKampfer47: It was every kid who plays hockeys dream.
@chellexx08: what do you miss most about home when youre in boston?
@SteveKampfer47: Family and really close friends. They are the best.
@ReeseSMC: what's your go to karaoke song?
@SteveKampfer47: Personal question haha. Depends on what music I'm into at the time haha.
@hco4422: seeing your teammates expression on his facing handing him the cup?
@SteveKampfer47: It was amazing knowing what we did.
@ib_9: what's your favorite goal celebration?
@SteveKampfer47: Z when he scored his hat trick. That was really funny.
@Ulmertowne: What's your favourite Bruins jersey of all time?
@SteveKampfer47: The gold one with the Bruin on the front of it.
@ComfortableDan: what was your first ever job?
@SteveKampfer47: Painting cylinders at my dad and uncles office. I hated every moment of it.
@Oh_My_Looch: did you like your beard?
@SteveKampfer47: No it was absolutely disgusting. But I'll grow one every year!
@JaJamania: sniz vs flyers greatest goal of your life?
@SteveKampfer47: Definitely up there. Hopefully many more like that though.
@Shannon_Boggs: least favorite song or artist that gets played in the locker room.
@SteveKampfer47: We listened to a varity so it never got old.
@draino1087: favorite pre-game meal?
@SteveKampfer47: Honestly probably 3 scrambled eggs, fruit, a bagel with peanut butter and milk.
@ReeseSMC: have you taken off the starfish pinnie yet? #TooPersonalAgain?
@SteveKampfer47: No rock that daily in the Diag @stoolpresidente.
@theshield8: what was your favorite moment at michigan.
@SteveKampfer47: I loved Michigan but my senior year was amazing.
@jillboc: will The Cup make an appearance at Rick's American Cafe?
@SteveKampfer47: Love the thought but no it won't. Going other places.
@KMAleksiewicz: what's your 2nd most fav sport to play??
@SteveKampfer47: Either golf or baseball. I enjoy them both.
@ajmahoney77: How do you train during the off season?
@SteveKampfer47: Didn't change a thing just train longer and harder with @BarwisMethods.
@erinc827: where's your favorite place to go on vacation?
@SteveKampfer47: Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. Palm trees and beaches. Amazing.
@bruins_girl19: favorite restaurant?
@SteveKampfer47: In Ann Arbor, Afternoon Delight and brown jug. Boston check earlier tweets.
@sarahesoltan: thoughts on NCAA hockey's shuffling of the conferences?
@SteveKampfer47: it will be interesting to see. I'm optimistic.
@MBrooks20: Who's your biggest mentor?
@SteveKampfer47: Z and Seids are big mentors of mine. Also, my assistant coach at Michigan. Billy Powers.
@ClarkleSparkle: what do you miss most about Boston while you're at home?
@SteveKampfer47: They guys, hockey and the city.
@hockey_kid18: what was your favorite part of playing in the NHL?
@SteveKampfer47: You said it right in your tweet. That's the best part.


Adam Pardes's picture

Gotta love how he avoids direct answers to questions like "Who's the team to beat in the East?"