Steve Yzerman Wiki, Age, Net Worth 2022, Salary, Wife, Height, Family
Steve Yzerman is a retired Canadian ice hockey player who spent his entire NHL career with Detroit Red Wings, playing from the year 1983 to the year 2006.
After retirement, Steve served as in the front office of the Red Wings, and then as general manager of the Tampa Bay Lightning. Let’s know more about his wiki, early life, age, professional career, net worth, and many more.
Early Days of Yzerman
Steve Yzerman was born on 9th May 1965, in Cranbrook, British Columbia, Canada. As of 2019, he is 54 years old and his horoscope is Taurus. Steve is the son of Jean Yzerman (father) and Ron Yzerman (mother).
He grew up with his four siblings named Gray Yzerman, Christopher Yzerman, Ronnie-Jean Yzerman, and Michael Yzerman. It is quite clear that Steve is Canadian and his ethnicity is white.
Steve grew up in Nepean, Ontario, and attended Bell High School. With his sheer dedication and devotion, he became one of the renowned players in hockey.
What is the Net Worth and Salary of Steve Yzerman in 2019?
Steve Yzerman has an estimated net worth of around $50 million in 2019, including all of his properties and earnings. Currently, he is receiving an annual salary of $2.4 million from his club. His net worth is built through his career in NHL career.
Furthermore, Steve owns a house in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan where he currently resides. He also had a house in Davis Islands which he sold for $3 million in the year 2017. He had purchased the house for $2.43 million in the year 2010.
Talking about his personal life, Steve Yzerman is a married man. He married his girlfriend, Lisa Brennan in the year 1989. The duo married only after dating for a few years and knowing each other well. They have three children Isabella Katherine, Maria Charlotte, and Sophia Rose. There is no news and rumors of an extramarital affair, divorce, and conflict in their marital relationship until now.
Also, there is no information about his past relationships and affairs. Moreover, the couple living a happy life with their children. They reside in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, and Hillsborough County, Florida.
Steve Yzerman’s Height and Weight
Steve Yzerman has maintained a great personality and physique. He has a good height of 5 feet 11 inches and his weight is around 82 kg. Steve has a pair of dark brown eyes with light brown hair color.
Professional Career of Steve Yzerman
- Steve played for the Nepean Raiders Junior hockey team. Later, he played for the Peterborough Petes.
- At the age of 21, Steve became the captain of the Detroit Red Wings and contributed as a captain for the next two decades.
- Due to his leadership ability, his team Detroit Red Wings won Stanley Cup after sweeping Philadelphia Flyers in the final.
- He represented his nation in several international tournaments.
- In the year 2002, he won an Olympic gold medal and Stanley Cup in the same year.
- Moreover, Steve led Detroit Red Wings to win three Stanley Cup championships in 1997, 1998, and 2002.
- On 3rd July 2006, he officially retired from professional hockey, finishing his career ranked as the seventh all-time leading scorer in NHL history.
- He has been honored by numerous awards and rewards throughout his professional career including, the Lester B. Pearson Award (Most Outstanding Player), the Conn Smythe Trophy (Most Valuable Player of the Stanley Cup playoffs).
- Also, he is a member of the Hockey Hall of Fame.
- After his retirement as a player, Steve served in the front office of the Red Wings.
- After that, he became a general manager of the Tampa Bay Lightning, while also being executive director for Team Canada in two Olympics.
- On 11th September 2018, Steve announced he would be resigning as the Lightning general manager but promised to remain with the team as an advisor to the owner and governor, Jeffrey Vinik.
- Furthermore, his post was replaced by assistant general manager Julien BriseBois.