How fast does a Zamboni go, and have you ever had an accident?
Knight: I can get it up to about 15 miles per hour. It has a governor, so that's about it. You know, of all the years, no, believe it or not, no, I've never had an accident. I had a very strict teacher back in the day, a man named Charlie Tucker.
What's the most challenging aspect of your job?
Knight: You don't want to miss a spot, and you have to make sure you complete the ice in the five minutes or so they give you to do it. You have to be careful with the water at this level of play, getting just the right amount down. If it's not right, you'll hear about it. I've been around long enough to know what they need, so I don't get many complaints.
Do fans know you by now, do they recognize you?
Knight: Yes, I do have fans, especially in Section 106 [nearest to the Zamboni door]. They call my name when I drive by.