Audio Interviews and Multimedia

2020-21 Austin Bruins Interview Series

TJ Chillot, Voice of the Bruins, sits down with the biggest names on the Bruins roster to talk about their seasons, what they enjoy about Austin, life on the ice, and so much more! Find the whole collection here!

Bruins defensemen Ben Dexheimer chats with TJ Chillot about his commitment to Miami of Ohio, his defensive play-style, and so much more!


Team Captain and heartbeat of the Austin Bruins Connor Mylymok talks about why he chose to commit to Alaska-Fairbanks last season, what it’s been like getting back into game shape after a late start compared to the rest of the team, and what the captain’s “C” means to him.


Bruins forward Ben Oakland talks with TJ Chillot about what it was like growing up in Boise, ID, and the hockey culture there, moving away from home and playing at Northstar Christian Academy, and his first few months in Austin.


Bruins second-year defenseman Camden Gallagher chats with Bruins broadcaster TJ Chillot about how he landed in Austin after some time in the SJHL, his friendship with Bruins captain Connor Mylymok, and more!

Bruins first-year defenseman Therien Thiesing talks with TJ Chillot about his life in Austin, growing up with his brother Camden who’s also in juniors, and more!


TJ Chillot chats with Bruins forward John Lundy about his trade from Amarillo, life in Austin, and what the future holds with his commitment at UMass.


On this episode of the Austin Bruins Interview Series, TJ Chillot talks with Bruins defenseman Travis Shoudy. The two talk about Travis’s second year with the Bruins, his role on the Bruins D-Core, and what type of player he is for the black-and-gold.


Austin Bruins forward and Assistant Captain Peter Jacobs talks with TJ Chillot about his second year with the team, his goals to land a DI commitment, and more.


In this edition of the Austin Bruins Interview Series Features Reggie Millette. Recently returned to the Bruins from a year-plus in the USHL with Dubuque, the third-year Bruin forward talks about his time in the USHL, his commitment to American International University (DI), his inclusion on an all-minority team at the Beantown Classic this past summer, and so much more!


Another returning Bruin chats with TJ Chillot about the current season. Garrett Dahm is back for his third year with the team after a season in the USHL with Youngstown. Dahm opted to finish out his junior season in 2020-21 instead of entering his collegiate career at Mercyhurst. The two talk about all the things going on with Garrett’s past, present, and future!


On this episode of the Austin Bruins Interview series, Bruins play-by-play broadcaster TJ Chillot talks with veteran forward Barrett Brooks. The two chat about Barretts second year with the black-and-gold, the emotions he felt when the Madison Capitals (USHL) opted out of the 2020-21 season with Barrett still a rostered player, and more!


TJ Chillot talks with Bruins rookie goaltender Hudson Hodges. The pair chat about Hudson’s first win in the NAHL, his adjustment from Minnesota HS hockey to the junior level, and so much more!


Bruins forward Jens Richards sits down with TJ Chillot to talk about his successful Dakota road trip, his adjustment from Northstar Christian Academy to the NAHL, his brother Jon being a former Bruin, and so much more!


TJ Chillot sits down with veteran defenseman Cullen Rush to talk about his new role as a leader on the blueline, how his first year in Austin last season prepared him for this year, and what 16 days on the road have been like for him and his teammates.


TJ Chillot welcomes new Assistant Coach Justin Fisher. The first-year NAHL coach talks about the differences between coaching in the collegiate ranks and the junior hockey world, his time as a player under Head Coach Steve Howard, and his first few months living in Austin, MN.