|Keith Tkachuk Wiki/Profile|
|Name/Famous as||Keith Tkachuk|
|Birthday||March 28, 1972|
|Age||47 years old|
|Other Name||Keith, Tkachuk|
Keith Tkachuk Net Worth, Biography, Age, Height, body measurements, family, career, Income, Cars, Lifestyles & many more details. He and Mike Modano were two of the few American-born players to top 500 career goals.
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Keith Tkachuk Biography
Keith Tkachuk is best known as a Hockey Player. NHL left winger who became the first U.S.-born player to lead the league in goals. He was a 5-time All-Star best known for his days with the Winnipeg Jets, Phoenix Coyotes and St. Louis Blues. Keith Tkachuk was born on March 28, 1972 in Melrose, MA. He had 51 points in his rookie season, making it onto the NHL’s All-Rookie Team. Keith Tkachuk is one of the most successful Hockey Player. He has ranked on the list of famous people who were born on March 28, 1972.
Tkachuk has earned the nickname “Walt” (given to him by Eddie Olczyk), possibly in reference to Walter Tkaczuk, a star center who played for the New York Rangers from 1967 to 1981. The two players’ last names are pronounced similarly but spelled differently (being the Polish and English transliterations, respectively, of the Ukrainian “Ткачук”), and the two men are not related to each other. With his strong play in front of the net, using his size and strength to battle opposing defensemen, St. Louis Blues broadcasters and fans dubbed Tkachuk “Big Walt.”
Tkachuk has been married to Chantal Oster, whom he met in Winnipeg, since February 28, 1997, and has three children — Matthew, Brady and Taryn. He is still a fan favorite in St. Louis and is an investor in sports talk radio station KFNS (590 AM, St. Louis MO). He is an assistant coach with the St. Louis Blues Peewee AAA hockey team.
He also has a position among the list of Most popular Hockey Player. Keith is 1 of the famous people in our database with the age of 47 years old.
Family: Parents, Children & Relatives
He fathered three children with Chantal Oster. He has not shared enough information about family details. However, our team currently working, we will update Family, Sibling, Spouse and Childrens information.
Keith Matthew Tkachuk (/k ə ˈ tʃ ʌ k / ; born March 28, 1972) is an American former professional ice hockey player who played in the National Hockey League (NHL) in a 18-year career with the Winnipeg Jets, Phoenix Coyotes, St. Louis Blues and Atlanta Thrashers, retiring in 2010. His sons Matthew and Brady play for the Calgary Flames and the Ottawa Senators, respectively. He is one of five American-born players to score 500 goals, and is the sixth American player to score 1,000 points. He is considered to be one of the greatest U.S.-born players in NHL history.
The Jets relocated to Phoenix, Arizona, in 1996, where Tkachuk became a member of the newly formed Phoenix Coyotes and was renamed captain, replacing Kris King. It was with Phoenix during the 1996–97 season that he had his career-best 52 goals, and made his first appearance in the NHL All-Star Game. He also led the team in goals, points, power-play goals, game-winning goals and shots for the 1997–98 season, earning him his second-straight All-Star appearance. For the 1998–99 season, Tkachuk led the team in goals, power-play goals, game-winning goals, shots and plus-minus, and again was named to the All-Star Game. In 1997, Tkachuk appeared on the front cover of the video game NHL Breakaway ’98.
|Other Relatives||Not Available|
Tkachuk, from East Boston originally, was born at the Melrose/Wakefield Hospital in Melrose, Massachusetts, and played high school hockey at Malden Catholic High School in Malden, Massachusetts. Tkachuk played one season of collegiate hockey at Boston University, was a member of the United States national junior team in 1991 and 1992 and a member of Team USA in 1992. He was drafted in the first round, 19th overall, in the 1990 NHL Entry Draft by the Winnipeg Jets, who acquired the pick from the Buffalo Sabres in the deal that sent Dale Hawerchuk to Buffalo. Tkachuk played as a center, left winger and right winger in his career.
Age, Height & Measurements
Keith Tkachuk current age 47 years old years old. He born under the Aries horoscope as Keith's birth date is March 28. Keith Tkachuk height 5 Feet 10 Inches (Approx) & weight 157 lbs (71.2 kg) (Approx.). Right now we don't know about body measurements. We will update in this article.
Only days after the end of the 1992 Winter Olympics, Tkachuk made his NHL debut on February 28, 1992, against the Vancouver Canucks, where he tallied an assist. He would finish the season playing with the Jets, scoring eight points in 17 games. In the Stanley Cup playoffs that year, he scored three goals in seven games. The following season, 1992–93, was Tkachuk’s official rookie year. He appeared in 83 games and ended the season with 28 goals and 51 points, including a 12–game scoring streak from March 9 to April 3, 1993.
|Height||5 Feet 11 Inches (Approx)|
|Weight||166 lbs (75.2 kg) (Approx)|
|Shoe Size||9 (US), 8 (UK), 42.5 (EU), 27 (CM)|
Tkachuk became the team captain the next season on November 3, 1993, two weeks after recording his first hat-trick, against the Philadelphia Flyers. Some of his accomplishments from that season include leading the Jets in goals (41), points (81) and power play goals (22). The 1994–95 season, which was shortened by a labor lockout, saw Tkachuk earn all-star second-team honors, as well as being second on the Jets in points scored.
Keith Tkachuk Net Worth
Estimated Net Worth: $50 Million
Keith Tkachuk net worth has been growing significantly. Keith Tkachuk’s most of wealth comes from being a successful Hockey Player. We have estimated Keith's net worth, money, salary, income, and assets.
|Net Worth||$50 Million|
|Source of Income||Hockey Player|
|Source of Income||Hockey Player|
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At the start of 1995–96 season, Tkachuk, a restricted free agent at the time, signed a lucrative, front-loaded five-year offer sheet worth $17 million, with $6 million coming in the first season from the Chicago Blackhawks. Despite the Jets’ impending relocation to Phoenix, Arizona, and the organization’s poor financial situation, the Jets matched the offer-sheet within six hours. As a result, Tkachuk was stripped of the captaincy and replaced by Kris King; nonetheless, he set a career-high 50 goals and 98 points, the closest he ever came to reaching the 100-point plateau. Going up against the Presidents’ Trophy-winning Detroit Red Wings, the Jets lost in six games, with Tkachuk scoring a goal and two assists in the series. After losing Game 6 by a score of 4–1, the final Jets game in the city of Winnipeg before relocating to Phoenix, Tkachuk led the Jets in a final skate around Winnipeg Arena in appreciation of the fans.
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|Previously Dated with||Not Known|
|Is Keith Tkachuk married or Single?||Unknown|
In the 1995–96 season, Tkachuk dominated the Jets’ statistics, finishing first in goals (50), assists (48), points (98), power play goals (20), game-winning goals (6), shots (249) and plus-minus rating (+11).
Tkachuk led the NHL in goals during the 1996–97 season with 52, the first American-born player to do so. That season he was also only the fourth player in NHL history to record 50 goals and 200 penalty minutes in a single season.
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