John Isner, Tennis star, joins ‘NHL Fantasy on Ice’ podcast
John Isner, one of the best tennis players worldwide, is likewise a Carolina Hurricanes fan and dream hockey player. He sits down with hosts Pete Jensen and Rob Reese in the current episode of “NHL Dream on Ice,” which is offered on NHL.com and numerous iOS and Android podcast Apps.Isner, the highest ranked male United States-born gamer( 10th) by the Association of Tennis Experts, was born in Greensboro, North Carolina, and has actually been following the Hurricanes considering that they relocated to Raleigh in 1997. He discussed their 2006 Stanley Cup champion, the upcoming Hartford Whalers throwback night on Sunday and his NHL pregame enjoying routine. He praised Carolina’s young core of players, led by forwards Sebastian Aho and novice Andrei Svechnikov. Listen: NHLFantasy on Icepodcast withJohn Isner The 33-year-old likewise gone over whether his talents, namely his renowned tennis serve, might translate to the NHL. The 6-foot-10 Isner drew contrasts to Boston Bruins defensemen Zdeno Chara for his size (6-9) and Montreal Canadiens defenseman Shea Weber for his slapshot.Isner, who played in and won the longest tennis match in historyat Wimbledonin 2010 (11 hours, 5 minutes over 3 days), statedhe has a level of appreciation for NHL gamers, especially when enjoying them play overtime video games in the Stanley Cup Playoffs. “That’s what makes playoff hockey so cool, “Isner stated. “One-goal wins are very similar to tennis. It can take an extremely long time. As we’ve seen in the playoffs, there have been some video games that have actually been even 4 or five overtimes. These guys are playing 2 1/2 games in one night. That’s why we enjoy hockey. These guys lay it on the line each and every single night.” Earlier this month, Isner received a third jersey from the Hurricanes and revealed off his Carolina pride on Twitter by publishing images of his gameday setting with his tv tuned into NHL Network.Tweet from @JohnIsner: Thank you @NHLCanes for this ill sweatshirt. Getting all set for the tilt tonight in Montreal. #TakeWarning pic.twitter.com/lP0bKbIWrr!.?.!—!.?.!Hosted by NHL.com’s fantasy professionals Pete Jensen and Rob Reese,” NHL Fantasy On Ice” has the 24/7/365 pulse of the fantasy hockey world.Fans who play daily fantasy or are in a season-long league can stay connected to all the action with the twice-weekly podcast.Fans can subscribe and listen to” NHL Dream on Ice” at NHL.com
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