|Celebrated Name:||Mike Comrie|
|Real Name/Full Name:||Michael William Comrie|
|Age:||39 years old|
|Birth Date:||11 September 1980|
|Birth Place:||Edmonton, Canada|
|Wife/Spouse (Name):||Hilary Duff|
|Children:||Yes (Luca Cruz Comrie)|
|Profession:||professional ice hockey player|
|Net Worth in 2019:||$25 million|
|Last Updated:||September 2019|
Michael William Comrie, better known as Mike Comrie, has displayed immense sportsman skills, while he played as a professional ice hockey player. The rich-brat turned player is known to have a rather short spanning career of 13 years.
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The retired ice hockey professional, Mike Comrie was born on 11 September 1980 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. Born to parents, Bill and Theresa Comrie, his childhood was a smooth sail for him, as he was born into a wealthy family. Although he has faced much less struggle than most of his teammates, he has attained an individual professional achievement through constantly grinding himself. Due to cancer, his mother passed away in 1990, after which his father re-married. Mike Comrie has two real siblings from his father’s first marriage, Cathy and Paul and two step-brothers as well.
He attended Jasper Place High School and graduated from the University of Michigan. During his college years, he was selected to participate at the National Hockey League by coach Edmonton Oilers. It was at that point that he was noticed and given a chance to display his skills.
Comrie began dating American actress/singer Hilary Duff in the summer of 2007. The couple announced their engagement in February 2010, and married on August 14, 2010 in Santa Barbara. In February 2015, Duff filed for divorce from Comrie. The has one son together, Luca Cruz Comrie.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on 11 September 1980, Mike Comrie is 39 years old as of today’s date 16th September 2019. His height is 1.78 m tall, and weight is 84 kg.
After his first chance, Mike Comrie sealed a contract of $10 million with the “Oilers” for three years. Despite being a free agent, he was allowed to sign contracts with any team of his choice. While in Edmonton, everyone started appraising him and fancying his game. Moreover, he was considered fierce competition for the opponent teams.
Unwillingly, Mike Comrie had to reimburse $2.5 million after he was traded to the “Philadelphia Flyers” in 2003 because another player replaced him.
Again after playing only 21 games for Philadelphia, he was traded to the “Phoenix Coyotes.” This trend of being traded to other teams continued for a brief period of time. He played for the “Ottawa Senators,” “New York Islanders,” “Pittsburgh Penguins” and in between returning to the “Oilers.”
Due to an unfortunate turn of fate, Mike Comrie had to go through a hip surgery in 2013, and as it was his third injury, he chose to retire for good. He evidently had a scattered career, but the amount of hard work put in by him is commendable. In spite of playing for only 13 years, Mike Comrie made his mark in the world of ice hockey.
Awards and Achievements
Throughout his short-spanned career, Mike Comrie has managed to win several accolades in the field of ice-hockey. Belonging to a rich family, he wasn’t expected to prove himself, but he proved himself time and again through his wonderful performances. Here’s a list of awards he won while he was pursuing his passion: –
a. 1996-97: AJHL Rookie of the Year
b. 1997-98: AJHL Most Valuable Player of the Year
c. 1997-98: AJHL Champion
d. 1998-99: All CCHA Rookie Team
e. 1998-99: CCHA Rookie of the Year
f. 1999-00: AHCA Second-Team All-American
g. 2003: Gold Medal IIHF World Championship
h. 2005: Silver Medal Elitserien
Net Worth & Salary of Mike Comrie in 2019
One might say that not sticking to one team might have been detrimental for Mike Comrie, but the salary he earned and his current net worth denies it all. Signing several contracts has proved to be a big contributor in his net worth. As of September 2019, the outstanding hockey player has an estimated net worth of $25 million.
One who is born with a silver spoon doesn’t need much approval of the society; neither does he/she prove himself when it comes to a professional career. Most of them are handed over their family business as a child is given a toy to play with. Nevertheless, Mike Comrie put in much hard work into his passion for ice-hockey. He not only played well but also received prestigious awards for his performances.