Former Bullis student, William Nylander, is now predicted to go top 10 overall in the 2014 NHL Draft. After leaving Bullis following 7th grade, William went to Sweden to play in the Swedish professional league for Sodertalje. After years of hard work and dedication William is predicted to go to the Nashville Predators to join all-star Shea Weber and rookie Seth Jones. The Bullis community along with the NHL fan base will watch to see the future of William Nylander.
After many chats on Facebook, William was kind enough to answer some questions regarding his move into the NHL.
“To me it doesn't matter what team I'm drafted by as long as I make it to the NHL.”
What is your average workout like? and pre game rituals
“Average work out is mostly working the core and the legs and upper body depending on when I have my next game and pregame rituals just have fun and get ready to play”
Do you feel much pressure knowing that you are the son of a former NHL player and now being ranked so highly in the draft
“I don't think that affects me at actually just makes it more fun and I've been able to learn from him across the years”
What is your gear of choice (ex. Easten, warrior, or Bauer ex....