Jonathan Toews Net Worth 2017: Short Bio & Wiki

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Jonathan Toews net worth is
$16 Million

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$7.8 Million

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Jonathan Toews Net Worth, Biography & Wiki 2017

Jonathan Bryan Toews was born on 29 April 1988, in Winnepeg, Manitoba Canada, and is a professional ice hockey player, best known to be a part of the National Hockey League (NHL) as the captain of the Chicago Blackhawks. He’s won numerous awards, and all of his efforts have helped put his net worth to where it is today.

How rich is Jonathan Toews? As of mid-2016, sources estimate a net worth that is at $16 million, mostly earned through a successful career in ice hockey. He’s the third youngest captain in NHL history, and has also played with Team Canada, helping his country win numerous gold medals and as he continues his career it is expected that his wealth will increase.

Jonathan Toews Net Worth $16 million

Toews started his career as an amateur and was drafted by the Tri-City Americans during the 2003 WHL Bantam Draft, making him the first draft pick. However, he played midget AAA hockey at Shattuck-Saint Mary’s instead from 2003 to 2005 thus retaining his NCAA eligibility, and would then return to ice hockey in college. He attended and played at the University of North Dakota, helping the school get to the NCAA Frozen Four two times as an alternate captain, helped North Dakota win the Broadmoor Cup, plus was named West Regional MVP. In 2006, he joined the NHL Entry Draft, ranked third overall by scouts.

He was indeed drafted third overall, by the Chicago Blackhawks, and opted out of college hockey to join the Blackhawks on a three-year entry level contract. During his rookie year, he would go on the second longest point scoring streak during the start of an NHL career, getting a point in his first ten games, but was then side lined with a sprained knee. Despite this injury, he finished third in points and led the rookies in goal-scoring. Toews ended up as a runner up for the Calder Memorial Trophy.

After great success during his first year, he was named Blackhawks team captain, the third-youngest in NHL history. The following year, he scored his first hat trick, and was voted to the 2009 NHL All-Star Game. He helped the Blackhawks get to the Stanley Cup playoffs, but were eliminated by the Detroit Red Wings. Nearing the end of his contract, he was given an extension worth $6.5 million annually for five seasons. Subsequently, in 2010 Jonathan would lead the team to their first Stanley Cup championship, against the Philadelphia Flyers, becoming the second-youngest captain to win the Cup. He was also given the Conn Smythe Trophy and became the youngest player to join the Triple Gold Club. His success led him to be portrayed on the cover of the video game “NHL 11”.

Despite a record breaking performance by Toews during the 2010-11 season, the Blackhawks only barely reached the playoffs, after they traded several of their players due to salary cap constraints, and were defeated in the first round of the playoffs by the Vancouver Canucks. In 2012, Jonathan had little playing time due to an injury, but returned in the lockout-shortened 2013 season. He would go on and help the Blackhawks get to the playoffs in 2014 but would fall short in the Western Conference Final. In the same year, he and Patrick Kane were given eight-year extensions worth $10.5 million annually.

In 2015, Toews helped the Blackhawks win another Stanley Cup championship, against the Tampa Bay Lightning, and would win a Mark Messier Leadership Award. He was also awarded an ESPY Award, and appeared on the cover of “NHL 16”.

For his personal life, the so-called lucky lady in his life is girlfriend Lindsey Vecchione. It is known that Toews speaks fluent English and French. Thanks to his success, Manitoba named a northern lake after him, and a community center in St. Vital also changed their name to the Jonathan Toews Community Centre. Aside from these, he trains with EVO Ultrafit throughout each year.

Quick Facts

Birth date: April 29, 1988
Birth place: Winnipeg, Canada
Height:6' 2" (1.88 m)
Weight:94 kg
Profession:Ice hockey centre
Education:University of North Dakota
Nationality:American
Parents:Bryan Toews, Andrée Gilbert
Siblings:David Toews
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Interesting Facts

#Fact
1Won two gold medals in the Winter Olympics in 2010 and 2014, representing Team Canada.
2Played hockey for the University of North Dakota.
3Is fluent in English and French.
4Became the fourth youngest captain in the NHL (along with Vincent Lecavalier, Sidney Crosby and Gabriel Landeskog).
5Winner of the Conn Smythe Trophy in 2010.
6Appeared on the cover of NHL 10 with teammate Patrick Kane.
7Mother's name is Andree Gilbert and father's name is David Toews.
8On July 1, 2014, he and teammate Patrick Kane signed an 8-year, $84 million contract extension to remain with the Chicago Blackhawks.
9Attended Shattuck-St. Mary's school where he played midget AAA hockey.
10Won two gold medals at the World Junior Championships in 2006 and 2007.
11Winner of the Mark Messier Leadership Award in 2015.
12Has a younger brother, David (born in 1990) who was drafted by the New York Islanders in the 2008 NHL Entry Draft.
13Was selected third overall by the Chicago Blackhawks in the 2006 NHL Entry Draft.
14Winner of the Frank J. Selke Trophy in 2013.
15Has a lake named after him in Flin Flon, Manitoba, Canada called Toews Lake.
16Has won three Stanley Cups as a member of the Chicago Blackhawks.
17Third overall pick in the 2006 NHL draft by the Chicago Blackhawks. Member of Canada West's 2005 World U-17 Hockey Challenge championship team, Canada's 2006 and 2007 World Junior championship teams, and 2007 Canada's World championship team.


Filmography

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Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
2015 Stanley Cup Finals2015TV Mini-SeriesHimself - Chicago Blackhawks Centre
2015 NHL All-Star Game2015TV MovieHimself - Chicago Blackhawks
NHL on NBC2015TV SeriesHimself
2014 NHL Awards2014TV SpecialHimself - nominee
2013 Stanley Cup Finals2013TV Mini-SeriesHimself - Chicago Blackhawks Centre
2010 MuchMusic Video Awards2010TV SpecialHimself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno2010TV SeriesHimself
The 2010 Stanley Cup Finals2010TV Mini-SeriesHimself (2010)
Vancouver 2010: XXI Olympic Winter Games2010TV Mini-SeriesHimself - Ice Hockey Player: Canada (2010)
2008 NHL Awards2008TV SpecialHimself

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