Danny Bois is a gritty forward who can be deployed in a number of ways, as a defensive forward, as an agitator or as an offensive winger.
Hockeys Future– Dan can you tell our readers a bit about yourself, where you grew up, what style of play you play?
Dan Bois– I grew up in Thunder Bay a city in northern Ontario. I’m a power forward who likes to go up and down the wings and hit everyone I see.
HF– At what point growing up did you realize that you had a future in the OHL?
Bois– Probably two years ago.(laughs) The year I was drafted by the Knights, that’s pretty much it, I never thought that it would happen.
HF– Were there any major influences growing up on your hockey career?
Bois– Both of my parents, my Mom and Dad were big supporters of me.
HF– This is your 2nd season with the Knights, what type of progress have you seen in your game?
Bois– Its supposed to get easier each year, but I haven’t been scoring much this year as well as I did last year, but I’ve been trying to play defensively and put the team first.
HF– As you mentioned your offensive numbers are down this year, do you feel the added pressure, or the extra responsibilities of being Captain have been a factor in this?
Bois– Well, no. Last year I was left alone in front of the net on the power play, nobody knew who I was. This year teams are paying more attention to me and its been a lot harder.
HF– Tell me a bit about your draft day experience, did you attend it and wh Read more»