During Wolves games, Skates loves to high-five fans, sign autographs, throw T-Shirts and get involved with all the promotions. He especially loves dancing in the aisles to "Cotton Eyed Joe". Occasionally, you can even catch Skates firing off a few shots at the slap shot cage! In addition to Wolves home games, Skates can be found at festivals and parades in the Chicago area. Click here to find out where Skates will be appearing! Next time you're at a Wolves game, make sure to give Skates a howl!
Height: 6 ft. 2 in. (6 ft. 7 in. with ears up)
Fangs: 2.6 in. Claws: 3.1 in.
Birthplace: Rosemont, IL.
Date of Birth: 10/14/1994
Part of a Wolves game: Skating out of the wolf head, shooting fireworks and throwing T-shirts to fans
Charity: Getting as many dogs adopted though our Adopt-A-Dog program as we can
Memory: Winning Four Championships
Summer Activity: Visiting festivals, parades, hanging out with Wendell Young and going to block parties
NHL Team: Vancouver Canucks
Color: Burgundy, Gold and Green
Food: Bacon and Cheese
Song: "Kickstart My Heart" by Motley Crue, "Hungry Like The Wolf" by Duran Duran
Movie: Slapshot, Dances with Wolves and Teen Wolf
Hobby: Howlin' at the moon
Friends: Fin, Staley, Southpaw, Grabowski and Benny