A Norwegian writer called him the “Joe Pesci from Oslo.” (VG)
Zuccarello said that he isn’t a fighter or “tough guy” but his edge comes naturally because of how the game is played. He said that sometimes you need to try and create a spark. (LoHud via Nettavisen)
Joe Micheletti said on MSG that Zuccarello is not a player who will back down.
Micheletti said last year that Zuccarello doesn’t take “guff” from anyone and you have to “love his heart.”