If you are interested in hockey then definitely you might be familiar with this Canadian Ice hockey player, Brad Marchand. He is the player of Canadian hockey team and also a player in the National Hockey League (NHL). Moreover, he has honored with many bronze and gold medal in international level competition. Currently, he is playing for the Boston Bruins of the National Hockey League.
Brad Marchand Wife, Daughter, Son
Marchand is living a happy married life with his beautiful wife and children. He got married to Katrina Solane in 2015. Before tying knot to each other they were long term boyfriend and girlfriend. They have kept confidential about their dating. As there is no information found, how do they came to know each other and from when the duo started dating?
As per the sources, Katrina has a son from her previous relationshi,p. She has named him from her surname as Solan. Further in the summer of 2017, they welcomed their baby girl , named Brittany.
Marchand Wiki Bio, Birthday, Age, Parents, Siblings, Education
Brad was born as Bradley Kevin Marchand on May 11, 1988 in Hammonds Plains, Nova Scotia, Canada . Now the hockey player is 31 years old. His parents are Lynn Marchand (Mother) and Kevin Marchand (Father). His father taught him to play hockey since he was just four years old and he credits his father as his best coach ever.
In addition, he grew up with his three siblings. He has a brother Jef Marchand and two sisters named as Melissa Marchand and Rebecca Marchand. His zodiac sign is Taurus and belongs to white ethnicity. His nationality is Canadian.However his educational background and early life is unrevealed.
Brad Marchand’s NHL Career
Brad, since his childhood he showed his passion in playing hockey. At a very young age of four, he started learning hockey as his father assisted him as a coach. Initially he played in minor hockey in the area of Nova Scotia. Later on, he began to play major hockey in the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League (QMJHL) for 4 season.
Previously, he was selected in the third round in 71st overall by the Bruins in the 2006 NHL Entry Draft.
In 2009, as a professional ice hockey player he made his debut in the NHL on 21 st of October in opposition to the Nashville Predators. In his career he scored his first goal on 3 rd November 201 in the NHL against Jhonas Enroth of the Buffalo Sabres.
From the year of 2009 till to the present he is playing for the team Boston Bruins. Previously, he had played for the team as Dartmouth Subways Midget AAA, Moncton Wildcats, Val-d' Or Foreurs, Halifax Mooseheads, Providence Bruins.
As a member of the Canadian Junior team, he has represented Canada four times in the World Junior Ice Hockey in the year of 2007 and 2008. As the result, he has won 2 World Junior Championship gold medals. Furthermore, he has won Stanley Cup Champion 2011, Prince of Wales Trophy in 2011, 2013, and 2017. Moreover, he has won Presidents' Trophy for Best Regular Season Record in 2014. Similarly, he has won NHL All- Star Game in 2017 and 2018. And, he has also won NHL First All- Star Team in 2017.
Brad Marchand Net Worth and Salary
Brad Marchand is one of the famous player in NHL. The player has an estimated net worth about $ 25 million ( as of 2019). Further he gets handsome salary of $ 8 million from his team. Beside this, he will get the salary $5 million for 2020-21, $ 6.5 million for 2021-22, $5 million for 2022-23, $5 million for 2023-24 and $4 million for 2024-25 for his upcoming project.
Brad Marchand Height, Social Media
Marchand has an excellent height with a height of 5 feet and 9 inches tall. He weighs of 82 kg. Further he has black hair and dark brown eye color.However his body size, shoe size are still unrelieved. Moreover, he is active on social platform and he has 173.9k followers on his Instagram. Similarly, he has 173k Twitter followers and has 109k followers on his Facebook.