Future Fish Friday: Anthony Lamanna

In this week’s edition of our future fish features, we get to know centerman Anthony Lamanna, a product of the Ajax-Pickering Raiders. A native of Pickering, Ontario, Lamanna was selected in the ninth round, 165th overall, in this year’s OHL Priority Selection. Lamanna registered 32 points (12 goals, 20 assists) in 29 games during the 2017-18 season.

Name: Anthony Lamanna
Birthday: January 10, 2002
Height: 5’6”h
Weight: 130 pounds
Shoots: Left
Position: Centre
Previous Team: Ajax-Pickering Raiders Midget AAA
Hometown: Pickering, ON

Lamanna FFFThis or That?

  • Favourite Pet: Dog
  • Favourite Coffee Shop: Tim Hortons
  • Favourite Social Media Platform: Instagram
  • Favourite Gaming Console: PlayStation
  • What Do You Pour First, Cereal or Milk: Cereal
  • What Tastes Better, Coke or Pepsi: Pepsi
  • What Are You, Early Bird or Night Owl: Night Owl
  • Favourite Breakfast Meat: Bacon
  • Does Pineapple Belong on Pizza: No
  • Favourite Music Genre: Rap
  • Netflix or YouTube Video’s: YouTube Video’s
  • Shower or Bath: Shower
  • City or Countryside: City
  • Pen or Pencil: Pen
  • Favourite TV Series: Prison Break
  • Colour Tape: Black
  • Favourite Place to Visit: Dominican Republic
  • Three (3) Words to Describe You: Passionate, Hard-worker, Leader
  • Favourite Movie to Watch on the Road: Miracle
  • Favourite Athlete Growing Up: Sidney Crosby
  • Hidden Talent: I can touch my nose with my tongue
  • Pre-Game Superstitions: Hit the cross bar in warm out
  • Biggest Inspiration: My parents
  • Songs on Pre-Game Playlist: New, Freshman List, Champion
  • Pre-Game Rituals: Stickhandling by myself with music, kicking the ball around and putting baby powder on my hands and gloves
  • Favourite Hobby Off Ice: Golf
  • Favourite Sport Besides Hockey: Soccer
  • Biggest Pet Peeve: When people chew loud
  • If You Had Super Powers What Would They Be: To Fly
  • Favourite Board Game: The game of life
  • Nickname: Anth
  • What Celebrity Would You Choose to Have Lunch With: Selena Gomez
  • Greatest Achievement: Getting drafted to Mississauga
  • If You Could Rule the World for One Day, What Would you Ban: Drugs and Alcohol
  • Favourite Ice Cream Flavour: Cookies n Cream
  • Favourite Quote/Saying: Start by doing what is necessary; then do what’s possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible
  • Lucky Charm: A dime


Don’t miss next week’s profile on Rylan Bowers.

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