"Foote-steps to NHL"!
Colorado Thunderbirds are proud to have the Foote family as part of their Colorado Thunderbirds family! Dad, Adam Foote, is a 20-year NHL defense veteran and previous coach of Tbirds; Mom, Jenn, is an amazing mom and billet mom as the Foote family billeted Tbirds out-of-state players for years; Cal who played Thunderbirds from 2009-2015 was selected in the first round of the NHL draft, #14 overall by Tampa Bay Lightning in June; and Nolan who played Thunderbirds from 2011-2016 was chosen to play for U18 Team Canada at the 2017 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Cup. Both Foote boys played this past season for the WHL Kelowna Rockets.
Taylor Temby, Sports Reporter for Channel 9 news, put together a terrific video and article, “Cal Foote follows father’s ‘Foote-steps’ to NHL.
Please click HERE to watch the video and story.