PLAYER FEATURE: Blayre Turnbull

Blayre is currently playing her second season with the Calgary Inferno. Originally from Stellarton, Nova Scotia, Blayre attended the University of Wisconsin and started her NCAA career with the Wisconsin Badgers. In 2014 and 2016, Blayre was invited to compete in 4 Nations Cup and the IIHF Women’s World Championship, and will represent Canada again in the 2017 World Championship later this month.

Favourite NHL team: Pittsburgh Penguins
Favourite pre-game meal: Chicken and pasta with pesto sauce
Favourite place outside of the rink: The beach at home in Nova Scotia
Best friend in hockey: Too many to name
Best moment as a player: Winning the Clarkson Cup
Best moment as a fan: 2010 Vancouver Olympics
Best piece of advice you’ve been given: Control what you can control
Who’d be on the stereo in the locker room if you had a choice? Brigette
Who’s your idol (sporting or otherwise)? Crosby
Who would be at your dream dinner party (yourself and four others)? Crosby, Anna Kendrick, Beyoncé and Michael Scott