The professional Canadian ice Hockey player Johnny Boychuk currently plays in the National Hockey League (NHL). As of 2020, Johnny currently playing as a hockey defenceman for the New York Islander of National Hockey League (NHL). Additionally, Johnny Boychuk has played for several teams which include Boston Bruins and Colorado Avalanche.
The 36 years old Canadian hockey player Johnny Boychuk stands at the height of 6 feet and 2 inches. Reportedly, his average salary is estimated to be $6,000,000 as of 2020. New York Islander hockey player’s total estimated net worth is $20 million. Lots of his admirers want to know about his personal life. So is he married or single? If married who is his wife?
Without further ado lets enroll in the article to know about his Biography, Career earning, facts, Accident, height, age, injuries, etc. Keep on reading to the end.
NHL Player Johnny Boychuk was born on January 19, 1984, in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. He is the proud son of John Boychuk and Audrey Boychuk. Moreover, he belongs to Canadian nationality and holds a white ethnic background. According to the natal chart, defenceman Boychuk’s star sign, (zodiac sign) is Capricon.
As a teenager, Boychuk played with Edmonton’s minor ice hockey team in the 1997 Quebec International Pee-Wee Hockey Tournament. Prior to the draft, he also played for the Western Hockey League (WHL) Calgary Hitman.
Ice Hockey player, Johnny Boychuk has an estimated net worth of more than $20 million as of 2020. Reportedly, Boychuk has signed a contract with New York Islanders for 7 years with $42,000,000, including $42,000,000 guaranteed on March 12, 2015.
In addition, his average salary is estimated to be $6,000,000 as of 2020. From a colossal net worth, he is enjoying an extravagant lifestyle with his partner in crime, friends, and teammates. His salary is much higher than the average NHL players who play in Canada.
Know about his yearly Contract and Salary up to 2022, in the table below:
|2014-2015||New York Islanders||$3,600,000|
|2015-2016||New York Islanders||$7,500,000|
|2016-2017||New York Islanders||$7,000,000|
|2017-2018||New York Islanders||$7,000,000|
|2018-2019||New York Islanders||$6,500,000|
|2019-2020||New York Islanders||$6,000,000|
|2020-2021||New York Islanders||$4,000,000|
|2021-2022||New York Islanders||$4,000,000|
On the other hand, from the 2020-2021 season, he will be earning $4,000,000 as a base salary, carrying $4,000,000 as a cap hit.
The 36 years old, Johnny Boychuk is a married man as of 2020. He tied the knot with his girlfriend, Sheena Burletoff, who turned to be his wife in the year 2011. The duo dated each other for more than a year before they decided to tied the knot. However, the couple has not disclosed any information regarding their wedding ceremony.
The spouse Sheena is very happy to be the life partner of Johnny. The love bird is in a relationship for more than 10 years and there aren’t any rumors and controversies about their separation until now. Furthermore from their conjugal relationship, the husband, Johnny, and wife, Sheena welcomed their first twin baby, daughters, Kenzie and Zoey in 2014.
Despite being busy in the NHL career, Johnny Boychuk has managed to spend extravagant life with his spouse and adorable two daughters.
Moreover, the couple is leading their happy life without any rumors of divorce or separation as of 2020. In addition, there is no past affairs and rumors of Boychuk.
As mentioned earlier, the physical stats of the popular NHL player height is 6 feet and 2 inches, 188cm, (1.87m) whereas his weight is 225 lb (102 kg; 16 st 1 lb).
The 36 years old, Islanders defenseman Johnny Boychuk was rushed off the ice field during his team’s game against the Canadiens on February 3, 2020. After he took the edge of an opponent’s skate to the face, close to his eye and nose. he was rushed to the emergency immediately after the injury.
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Canadiens winger Artturi Lehkonen seems to be slipping and falling to the ground causing his right leg to pop up. Right behind Lehkonen was Boychuk and the skate made serious contact with his face.
Moreover, the Lehkonen called the incident pretty scary.
“I hope I didn’t hit him in the eye or anything like that,” he told TSN. “But it was scary for sure. I felt right away that it hit him somewhere high.”
Johnny Boychuk Takes A Skate To The Eye And Leaves Ice In A Panic
Matter of fact, this was his third scary accident in the ice hockey field. Boychuk was in agony but quickly got up and hurried to the emergency room with his face covered with a glove. He was accompanied by his trainer. Moreover, the Lehkonen called the incident pretty scary.
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