Carey Price is an eminent Canadian ICE Hockey player. He was born on 16th August 1987 in Anahim Lake, British Columbia, Canada. He is of Canadian Ethnicity.
He learned to skate at a very early age of 2 years. At the age of 9 years, he started playing organized hockey at an arena located in Williams Lake. The name of his father is Jerry. Their family is of farmers and ranchers in Alberta and Lynds. His dad had a pilot license. His father was also a goaltender. His mother is Lynda who was the first woman who got elected to the board of directors for the Union of BC Indian Chiefs. Kayla Price is his sister. Captain Shane Doan and Arizona Coyotes are his second cousins. On 24th August, he married to Angela Webber. The couple met when the Carey was playing junior hockey with the Tri-City Americans. His wife is involved with many charities.
Education: His father taught him to play goaltender and he used to play organized hockey in Williams lake for five hours in a row and he travelled with his father regularly for 320 kilometers away by car for this. later own his father bought a plane so that he can fly for the practice and games. his favorite nhl team was Edmonton oilers and Patrick Roy and Marty turbo were his idols.
Career: He won Jean Beliveau Trophy for his contribution to charities. He was picked in the first round for Western Hockey League 2002 when he was playing minor hockey on the Williams Lake. At the age of 15, he played the half of the next season of Western Hockey League with Junior A Quesnel Millionaires of the British Columbia Hockey League. At the end of the year, he became a part of Williams Lake Midget AAA team. In the same season, Carey made his first WHL appearance in a single game for the Tri-City Americans. He played in the next 4 seasons in Tri-City even though he was pretty young to be a part of that team.
He made his International debut at the age of 16 years with the Team Pacific which was one of the 5 Canadians teams who took part in the World Under-17 Hockey Challenge in 2004. He has represented Canada for the 5 times.
In 2005, he was selected in the first round of NHL amateur draft held in Ottawa. It was a huge achievement for him.
In 2007, he signed an entry-level contract with the Montreal Canadians. After that, he joined their American Hockey League right before the start of 2007 Calder Cup Playoffs. In the two seasons, he achieved three goals and won a game. In the spring of that season, he defeated the Hershey Bears with an appreciable score of 4 games to 1 and as a result of which the team won their first Calder Cup. He made a record of being the youngest player who won the Jack A. Butterfield Trophy as the playoff MVP. He was the only goaltender in the history of hockey who was called as the CHL Goaltender of the year.
He played his first game for the Canadians on 10th October 2007 when he played against the Pittsburgh Penguins and managed to record 26 saves with a winning of 3-2. In his first year, he was given the title of the NHL All-Rookie Team for his achievements.
In 2009, he took played with Canadian team who won a silver medal in the World U-17 Hockey challenge. They also won a silver medal in the IIHF world U-18 Championships. He also contributed for the winning of a gold medal at the World Junior championship for the Canadian team.
He is blessed with the pleasure of playing a game he loves since childhood. His name is recorded in the Canadians record book under numerous goaltending categories. He won total 44 games in the season during 2014-2015. He has set a goal to win the Stanley Cup for his loving fans.
In 2004, he won the World Under-17 Hockey challenge in St. John’s. In 2005, he won Under-18 World Championship. In 2007, he won IIHF Junior World Championship. And in the same year, he won Canadian Major Junior Goaltender of the year award.
Carey Price Net Worth in year 2017 is approximately $33 Million US Dollars
The estimated net worth of this Canadian hockey player is $33 million US dollars as of 2017. In the last year, he achieved an overall income of $7 million which is a huge amount. He is very much popular over the social media network and his popularity increased more when his wife Angela Webber joined a reality show. His annual income is approximately of $12 million. He possessive very impressive record stats. He has had worthy sponsorships with Reebok, Under Armour, Wrangler, Sportium, By Angela, Frame worth and so on. His net worth includes stocks, advertisements, luxurious goods, and properties. He is indulged in charity with the organizations like Breakfast Club of Canada, Carson Cozig Foundation, and Montreal Canadians Children foundation.
Carey Price Business
Being A professional ice hockey player the main source of his income is sports. In December 2009, he signed a two-year contract of $5.5 million with the Canadiens. In July 2012, he signed another six-year contract of $39 million with the Canadiens. He has signed contract deals of multi-millions with his hockey team. Further, he has made investments in real estate and he runs his personal business as well.
Presently he plays for the Montreal Canadians’ goaltender of National Hockey League.
This young and talented Ice Hockey superstar owns a great sense of professionalism and sportsmanship. He always remains calm and relaxed while playing on the field which is the best angle of his personality. He has earned great wealth and popularity since the beginning of his career. We wish him all the luck and success for his future tournaments.