Top 10 Highest Paid NHL Players in The World

The top 10 Highest-Paid Players In The NHL in 2015-2016, The NHL’s most popular and richest Players.

National hockey league or NHL is considered as the one of the highest paid sports event in this present world. Most of the famous NHL players are also the highest paid athlete. Their earning is not only based on their salary, they also earn huge amount of endorsement from different ad campaign, because most of them are associated with world leading brand.

Presenting the names of the highly paid and talented NHL Players in 2015-2016

In case you have a knack towards NHL then this content is just for you and here you will get the names of highly paid players in this sector.

1. Sidney Crosby – This 5 feet 11 inches height NHL player is currently playing for Pittsburgh Penguins. Beside this Sidney Crosby also played ice hockey for Canada national team. Presently, he is having a 12-year contract with the team. The value of this contract is total of $104,400,000, According to salary strategy yearly $12,000,000 he earned from salary with $8,700,000 million he achieved from endorsements from many big brands

Sidney Crosby, Highest Paid NHL Players in The World

2. Shea Weber – Kobe Bryant is the highest paid NHL player, presently playing as a defense position for Nashville Predators National Hockey League. Presently, this 6 feet 4 inches talented player is having a 14-year contract with the team. The value of this contract is total of $110,000,000, out of which $68,000,000 he can earn as the signing bonus. According to salary strategy yearly $14,000,000 million he earned from salary with $7,857,143 million he achieved from endorsements from many big brands.

3. Alex Ovechkin – Having 6 feet 3 inches height and 230 lbs weight, this NHL player is one of the talent and most important player of Washington Capitals and also 5th highest paid NHL player. Apart from this, he also played Ice hockey for Russian national team. Presently, he is having a 13-year contract with the team. The value of this contract is total of $124,000,000, salary strategy report say that yearly $10,000,000 he earned from salary with $9,538,462 he achieved from endorsements.

4. Zach Parise – He is the 4th highest played NHL player in this list. This talented NHL player earn $11.8 million per year, out of which $11 million is coming from his salary, which he earn from his NHL team, rest of the amount he earns from his endorsement.

5. Henrik Lundqvist – Henrik Lundqvist is the 4th highest paid NHL player, presently playing for New York Rangers, national Hockey League. These 6 feet 1 inches player also played Ice hockey for Sweden national team. Presently, he is having a 7-year contract with the team. The value of this contract is total of $59,500,000, salary strategy report say that yearly $11,000,000 he earned from salary with $8,500,000 he achieved from endorsements.

6. Ryan Suter – Ryan Suter, one of the important NHL players of the Minnesota Wild team, takes the 3rd position as the highest paid Basket ball player. These 6 feet 1 inches player also played Ice hockey for United States national team. Presently, he is having a 13-year contract with the team. The value of this contract is total of $98,000,000, salary strategy report say that yearly $11,000,000 he earned from salary with $7,538,462 he achieved from endorsements from many big brands.

7. Vincent Lecavalier – He is the 7th highest played NHL player in this list. This talented NHL player earn $11 million per year, out of which $10.8 million is coming from his salary, which he earn from his NHL team, rest of the amount he earns from his endorsement.

8. Pavel Datsyuk – Pavel Datsyuk is the 6th highest paid Basket ball player, presently playing in forward position for the Detroit Red Wings team, national Basketball Association. Apart from this, he also played Ice hockey for Russian national team. Presently, he is having a 3-year contract with the team. The value of this contract is total of $22,500,000, salary strategy report say that yearly $10,000,000 he earned from salary with $7,500,000 he achieved from endorsements.

9. Claude Giroux – Claude Giroux, one of the talented and important players for Right Wing position in Philadelphia Flyers team, NHL, has 5 feet 11 inches height and 172 lbs weight. Beside this, he also played Ice hockey for Canada national team. Presently, he is having an 8-year contract with the team. The value of this contract is total of $66,200,000, salary strategy report say that yearly $8,275,000 he earned from salary with $8,275,000 he achieved from endorsements.

10. Philip Kessel – Having 6 feet height and 202 lbs weight, this NHL player is one of the promising and most important player of Toronto Maple Leafs team and also 8th highest paid NHL player. Beside this, he also played Ice hockey for United State national team. Presently, he is having an 8-year contract with the team. The value of this contract is total of $64,000,000, salary strategy report say that yearly $10,000,000 he earned from salary with $8,000,000 he achieved from endorsements.

All of the players in this list are so much talented, and they all are reserved by their team with several years of contact, in high amount of salary. These days NHL is one of the highest paid sports even today.

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