Evander Kane is a Canadian ice hockey player in the National Hockey League. He plays as the left- winger for the San Jose Sharks. Besides, he has played for the Atlanta Thrashers, Buffalo Sabres, and Winnipeg Jets.
The NHL player, Evander Kane was born on August 2, 1991, in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. He was born to a family of athletes to parents Perry Kane(father) and Sheri Kane(mother). His mother was a volleyball player while his father was a boxer. He grew up alongside his two sisters named Kyla Kane and Brea Kane in East Vancouver. Kane is 28 years old and his star sign Leo.
By nationality, Evander is Canadian while his ethnicity is white. Concerning his education, he attended the John Oliver Secondary from where he completed his high school education.
The Canadian NHL player stands at the height of 6 feet and 2 inches tall and his body weighs around 96 kg.
Evander Kane’s Career
Evander Kane is a Canadian ice hockey player in the National Hockey League. He is currently playing for the San Jose Sharks. Kane started his professional career in the year 2006 with the Vancouver Giants in the WHL Bantam Draft. He made his debut in a match against Seattle Thunderbirds.
In 2009, Kane began playing in the NHL with the Atlanta Thrashers. He made his first goal on October 8 with a 4–2 win against the St. Louis Blues. In his second season, Kane finished scored 14 goals and 26 points in 66 games. He also ranked 12th among first-year point-scorers. After that, Kane joined Dinamo Minsk of the Kontinental Hockey League (KHL). He became the first Canadian NHL player to have ever signed a contract with the KHL. With the club, he played 12 and he recorded one goal. He also played for Buffalo Sabres, and Winnipeg Jets.
On February 26, 2018, Kane was traded Kane by Sabres to the San Jose Sharks in exchange for Danny O’Regan. He was picked in conditional for first-round or second-round in the year 2019. And as a conditional fourth-round pick for the next season in 2020.
Talking about his international career, Kane went on to compete in the 2008 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Tournament. There he won gold with Canada’s under-18 team. He played in four games and made a record of 6–3 winning a gold medal game against Russia. In the next year, Kane went on to participate in the World Junior Ice Hockey Championships representing his nation’s team. He made six points in six games and helped his team to achieve a fifth-straight gold medal with a 5–1 victory against Sweden.
Kane also played for his national team for the IIHF World Championship held in Slovakia in the year 2011. He played seven games and made a record of two assists. But they couldn’t make it to the final and suffered a second consecutive defeat in the quarterfinal to Russia. Recently, in 2020, Kane was titled to the Canadian men’s team for the IIHF World Championship which was held in Germany.
Awards & Nominations
Is the NHL player, Evander Kane Married? His Wife
Yes, the NHL player, Kane is a married man. Kane is married to his girlfriend Anna Kane. The lovely couple is yet to have a child. However, Kane posted a status in his official Instagram account in March 2019 about the loss of their unborn baby as his wife had a miscarriage when she was 26 weeks pregnant. The couple also gave the name to their unborn daughter and called Eva. It was a really hard time for them. As of now, Kane is living a happy marital life with his wife.
Previously, Kane was in a relationship with a model Mara Teigen before marrying his current wife. They had been together for over two years and got separated.
What Is The Net Worth and Salary Of Evander Kane?
Besides, Kane has resigned a contract to seven years with the San Jose Sharks on May 22, 2018. The contract worth $49 million. He earned $9.8 million from the contract with Atlanta Thrashers.
Facts of Evander Kane
|Full Name||Evander Kane|
|Net Worth||$30 million|
|Date Of Birth||August 2, 1991|
|Age||28 years 8 months|
|Place Of Birth||Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada|
|Height||6 feet 2 inches|
|Profession||Ice Hockey Player|
|Education||John Oliver Secondary|
|Parents||Perry Kane, Sheri Kane|
|Evander Kane Instagram|