Sidney Crosby is a Canadian professional ice hockey player with a net worth of $75 million. Currently, he is the captain and center of the National Hockey League team, the Pittsburgh Penguins. Read the article to know Crosby’s net worth, salary, earnings, wife, age, and other details.
About Sidney Crosby:
Crosby was born in Halifax, Nova Scotia. He was a role model throughout his education days. He first started playing hockey at the Shattuck Saint Mary boarding school. For his sophisticated skills since the early days, he started garnering attention. He helped Dartmouth finish second at the 2002 Air Canada Cup and was listed as the MVP and Top Scorer.
At the end of his junior hockey career, Crosby decided to play for the American hockey program at Shattuck-Saint Mary’s Boarding School. Within only one season he participated in 57 games and scored 72 goals and 162 points. During the 2003 Midget draft, QMJH league club Rimouski Oceanic picked him up. He scored eight points in his debut game. Later, he was named QMJHL Player of the week two times and with this, his professional career began at a nice pace.
In 2005, Sidney Crosby joined the Pittsburgh Penguins via the NHL Entry Draft. He made his NHL debut on October 5, 2005, against New Jersey Devils. But the player made his first NHL goal in the Penguins’ following game against Boston Bruins. He started showing his full performance in the following season, breaking various records. As the youngest player, he received the Art Ross Trophy for scoring 120 points in 79 games. He was also the youngest player to score a six point-game.
Crosby has been a regular in Pittsburgh Penguins since the beginning of his NHL career. He recently scored his 500th career goal on February 15, 2022. This made him the 46th player to do so in NHL history. Throughout the 2021-22 season, he participated in 69 games for the Penguins and scored 31 goals, and added 53 assists. He also won the Pittsburgh Penguins’ most valuable player award in 2021.
Sidney Crosby’s Net Worth and Salary:
Crosby’s net worth is $75 million in 2022. He has a 12-year contract with the Penguins, worth $104 million. At present, he earns an annual salary of $8.7 million from the club. Reportedly, the player’s career earnings are around $149.89 million. He earns an additional good sum from various endorsement deals.
Crosby is a Nike-sponsored athlete. He has also been affiliated with Reebok since his QMJHL career. Other than these, the player’s sponsorship list contains Gatorade, Bell, Abercrombie & Fitch, and Tim Hortons. His salary from endorsement deals is reportedly $5 million a year.
|Full Name||Sidney Patrick Crosby|
|Nickname||The Next One, Sid the Kid, Darryl|
|Date of Birth||August 7, 1987|
|Place of Birth||Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada|
|Height||5 ft 11 in (180 cm)|
|Weight||200 lb (91 kg)|
|Net Worth||$75 million|
|Father’s Name||Troy Crosby|
|Mother’s Name||Trina Forbes-Crosby|
|Annual Salary||$8.7 million|
Sidney Crosby’s Wife:
Sidney Crosby is in a relationship with Kathy Leutner. Leutner is a professional fashion model. The pair has been together since early 2008 when they met with the help of a mutual friend. They haven’t married yet and don’t share any children.
Crosby was born on August 7, 1987, in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. At present, he is 35 years old.
His Height and Weight:
The professional NHL star has a height of 5 ft 11 in (180 cm) and weighs 200 lb (91 kg). He is currently serving as both the captain and a centre for the NHL club Pittsburgh Penguins.
Thanks to his enigmatic performance since his early career, Crosby has accumulated a few nicknames like “Sid the Kid” and “The Next One”. Additionally, he was dubbed “Darryl” during his junior years. This was thanks to his performance in an exhibition game where he scored eight points, which was comparable to another ice-hockey legend Darryl Sittler.
Sidney Crosby’s stats:
NHL Career Achievements
|NHL All-Rookie Team||2006|
|NHL All-Star Game||2007, 2008, 2009, 2011, 2015, 2017, 2018, 2019|
|Art Ross Trophy||2007, 2014|
|Hart Memorial Trophy||2007, 2014|
|Ted Lindsay Award||2007, 2013, 2014|
|Mark Messier Leadership Award||2007, 2010|
|NHL First All-Star Team||2007, 2013, 2014, 2016|
|Stanley Cup champion||2009, 2016, 2017|
|Maurice “Rocket” Richard Trophy||2010, 2017|
|NHL Second All-Star Team||2010, 2015, 2017, 2019|
|Conn Smythe Trophy||2016, 2017|
|NHL All-Star Game SuperSkills Competition Accuracy||2017|
|NHL All-Star Game Most Valuable Player||2019|
|World Junior gold medal||2005|
|World Championship leading scorer||2006|
|World Championship best forward||2006|
|World Championship All-Star Team||2006|
|Olympic gold medal||2010, 2014|
|World Championship gold medal||2015|
|World Cup of Hockey gold medal||2016|
|World Cup of Hockey leading scorer||2016|
|World Cup of Hockey Most Valuable Player||2016|
|IIHF All-Time Canada Team||2020|
|IIHF All-Decade Team||2010–2020|
Regular Season Stats: 2022 YTD
Playoff Season Stats: 2022 YTD
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FAQ about Sidney Crosby:
What is Sidney Crosby’s Net Worth in 2022?
Crosby’s net worth is $75 million in 2022.
How old is Crosby?
The Canadian professional NFL player is 22 years old.
How tall is He?
Crosby is 5 ft 11 in (180 cm) tall.