Last updated on August 23rd, 2023 at 07:24 am
Facts About Jeremy Roenick
|53 Years Old
|Jeremy Shaffer Roenick
|Retired Hockey Player & Sports Analyst
|Place Of Birth
|6 feet 1 inches
|Source of Wealth
|Sports & Media Industry
|Wikipedia, Instagram, Twitter, Facebook
The Hockey star Jeremy Roenick played the majority of his career in the NHL league. He is an American former professional ice hockey player. He performed for Chicago Blackhawks, Phoenix Coyotes, Philadelphia Flyers, Los Angeles Kings and San Jose. He also represented Team USA in various tournaments. Let's explore more about him and his career through this article.
What is Jeremy Roenick famous for?
An American retired professional ice hockey player and an analyst on TSN.
How old is Jeremy Roenick?
Recalling his early life, Roenick was born in the year 1970 as Jeremy Shaffer Roenick which makes his current age is 49. His place of birth was Boston, Massachusetts, the US. He is of American nationality and belongs to white ethnicity. His zodiac sign is Capricorn. There is no information available about his parents, siblings and education details yet.
When did Jeremy Roenick begin to play hockey?
- Moving towards his career, Roenick started playing hockey from the age of four. He went to Thayer Academy, where he emerged as a successful hockey player.
- He started his NHL career with Chicago Blackhawks. On Oct. 6th, 1988, he made his NFL debut against the New York Rangers. He scored his first goal against the Minnesota North Stars on Feb. 14th, 1989.
- In 1989-90, he joined as a full-time player and helped Blackhawks to improve by 22 points to win the Norris Division title. He managed to score 26 goals and 66 points in a regular season. In 1991, he helped his team to win the President Trophy.
- On August 16th, 1996, He was picked by the Phoenix Coyotes and played 5 seasons of hockey with them.
- From 2001 to 2005, he played for Philadelphia Flyers. While playing with Philadelphia, on July 2nd, 2001, he signed as a free agent with Philadelphia Flyers.
- From 2005 to 2006, he played for Los Angeles Kings. He also played for Phoenix Coyotes and San Jose Sharks.
- On August 6th, 2009, he took retirement from NHL and professional hockey. He finished his career by scoring 513 goals and 703 assists in 1363 games for the total of 1216 points.
- After retirement from his career, He made his debut as an analyst on TSN. In 2007, he co-hosted two episodes of The Best Damn Sports, which aired on FOX Sports Net. He also served as the analyst for NBC for the network coverage of the 2010 Winter Olympics.
- Recently, he was suspended by NBC for passing sexual and offensive comments about his coworkers Kathryn Tappen, Patrick Sharp, and Anson Carter.
Who is Jeremy Roenick married to?
Reflecting on his personal life, Roenick is married to his wife Tracy since 1992. The couple soon became friends and eventually started dating. They were engaged after Tracy graduated college and tied the knot at the Four Seasons Hotel in Boston. They first met while Jeremy was 13 and freshman in the high school at Thayer Academy.
He and his wife Tracy have two children. They have been named daughter Brandi and son Brett. It is about 25 years of their marriage and they are living happily as husband and wife. There are no rumors in the air about their separation.
What is Jeremy Roenick's net worth?
Being a former NHL player, Roenick made huge earnings during his playing career and now works as a broadcaster to support his finance. He has an estimated net worth of about $40 million in 2020. As an NHL player, he earned $56,563,571 in 20 years playing for various teams. His salary in the last season of his career in 2008 was reported to be $1,306,410.
How tall is Jeremy Roenick?
Observing his body statistics, Roenick stands a height of 6 feet 1 inches and weighs around 205 lbs. Similarly, he has a pair of brown eyes and dark brown hair color. His other body information is yet to be disclosed.
Trivias About Jeremy Roenick You Need To Know.
- He represented the USA in the 1991 Canada Cup and 1996 World Cup of Hockey tournaments.
- He underwent surgery to repair a broken jaw he suffered in a 14 April game when Derian Hatcher of the Dallas Stars crushed him into the boards with his elbow moments after Stars defenseman Craig Ludwig cracked him on the hand with his stick, breaking Roenick's thumb.