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Eric Lindros Net Worth

Eric Lindros Net Worth is
$30 Million

Eric Lindros Bio/Wiki 2018

Retired Canadian professional hockey player Eric Lindros comes with an estimated net worth of $30 million. He attended Monarch Park and later St. Michael’s College School in Toronto where he also played hockey. He was often nicknamed “The Next One” and sometimes “The Big E”. He is considered as one of the most dominant power forwards in the annals of hockey.

Eric Lindros Net Worth $30 Million

Lindros also got the Red Tilson Trophy as the Most Outstanding Player in the OHL. Lindros was likewise named as the CHL Player of the year. Eric is Canada’s all time point leader in the WJC with 31 points that is six points ahead of Jordan Eberle and Ryan Ellis. He also represented Canada in the World Hockey Championship heading the team in scoring during the 1993 tournament.

Eric Lindros was selected as the first overall draft in the 1991 NHL Draft by the Quebec Nordiques. His refusal to play for the team led to his trade to the Philadelphia Flyers in June 1992 along with Peter Forsberg. He began his NHL career throughout the 1992-1993 season together with the Flyers. He got the Hart Memorial Trophy and Lester B. Pearson Award inthe1994-1995 season. He joined the New York Rangers via Trade in August 2001. In the 2005-2006 NHL season, Eric signed with the Toronto Maple Leafs. He ended his career in the 2006-2007 season together with the Dallas Stars.

Full NameEric Lindros
Net Worth$30 Million
Date Of BirthFebruary 28, 1973
Place Of BirthLondon, Canada
Height6 ft 3 in (1.93 m)
Weight240 lbs (108.86 kg)
ProfessionIce hockey player
EducationSt. Michael's College School
SpouseKina Lamarche (m. 2012)
ChildrenCarl Pierre Lindros, Ryan Paul, Sophie Rose
ParentsBonnie Lindros, Carl Lindros
SiblingsBrett Lindros, Robin Lindros
Nicknameseric_lindros, Eric Bryan Lindros
AwardsHart Memorial Trophy, Ted Lindsay Award, Best NHL Player ESPY Award
1(November 8) Annouces his retirement. Lindros had 372 goals and 493 assists for 865 points in 760 games for the Philadelphia Flyers, New York Rangers, Toronto Maple Leafs, and Dallas Stars. [2007]
2Playing for New York Rangers [September 2001]
3Signed a one-year, 1.55 mln contract with the Toronto Maple Leafs. [August 2005]
4While with the Flyers, in the early 90s, he was a member and one third of "The Crazy 8s line". Each one had the number 8 on their uniform number. It consisted of Lindros (88), Mark Recchi (8) and Brent Fedyk (18).
5Lindros helped coach the little league hockey team in Oshawa when playing for the Oshawa Generals
6Appeared in Score's "Traded/Update" Baseball Card set in 1990. Lindros took batting practice with the Toronto Blue Jays when then manager Cito Gaston invited him.
7The Saulte St. Marie greyhounds of the Ontario Hockey League selected Lindros 1st overall in the OHL draft in 1989, but he refused to report and forced the Greyhounds to trade him to the Oshawa Generals.
8Became the first ever athlete to receive endorsement deals before he became a professional (Titan/Jofa Hockey equipment and Score Hockey Cards respectively).
9Appeared in Score's "Traded/Update" Baseball Cardset in 1990. Lindros took batting practice with the Toronto Blue Jays when then manager Cito Gaston invited him.
10Dated Kate Hudson.
11Older brother of 'Brett Lindros'
12Made the NHL's First All-Star Team, The Hockey News' First All-Star Team, and The Sporting News First All-Star Team (1994-1995).
13Made the NHL's Second All-Star Team, The Hockey News' Second All-Star Team, and The Hockey News Reader's Choice Second All-Star Team (1995-1996).
14Named the most powerful and most influential individual hockey player today and 8th all-time by The Hockey News (1998-1999).
15Sporting News Player of the Year (1994-1995).
161993 World Championship Tournament and he led the tourney in scoring with 17 points (11 G, 6 A) in 8 games, earning himself Best Forward of the Tournament Honors.
17The Hockey News/Louisville Player of the Year (1994-1995).
18The Hockey News/Mennen NHL Most Valuable Player (1994-1995).
19Scored the Flyers first successful playoff penalty shot in team history, which was awarded to him on May 11, 1997 Eric beat Sabres goaltender Steve Shields.
20Possessed a 1.36 points-per-game average after his final season with the Flyers, ranking first in franchise history and fifth best in NHL history at the time. After five more NHL seasons his average fell to 1.138 and is ranked 19th best in NHL history through the end of the 2012-13 season.
21Winner of Lester B. Pearson Award as outstanding player in the NHL, as voted by the players (1994-1995).
22In the shortened 1994--1995 season,he finished tied as the top scorer in the NHL with 70 points.
23Fifth fastest to reach 500 points (in 352 games) in NHL history.
24Named to the NHL All--Rookie Team in 1993.
25Ranks fifth on the Philadelphia Flyers''all-time scoring list with 659 points.
26One of only five players to play three times for Canada at the World Junior Hockey Championship (1991,1992,1993), winning gold medals in 1993 and 1991.
27Six (6) NHL All-Star Appearances - Winner of the Bobby Clark Trophy as team's MVP four (4) times.
28Served as captain of the Philadelphia Flyers from September 4, 1994 to March 27, 2000, then the captaincy was turned over to Eric Desjardins as a result of a conflict with Flyers management.
29Winner of the 1995 Hart Trophy and Lester B. Pearson Award
30Tied With Jaromir Jagr for the 1995 Art Ross Trophy, Jagr won in a tie-breaker due to the Goal-assist ratio
31The original trade to the New York Rangers that would have sent Eric Lindros to the Rangers was Lindros for Doug Weight, Tony Amonte, Alexei Kovalev, John Vanbiesbrouck and three first round draft picks (1993, 1994 & 1995). The deal was ruled invalid by an arbitrator who awarded Lindros to Philadelphia.
32Sparked controversy at the 1991 NHL Entry Draft by refusing to put on the Quebec Nordiques jersey. Also did the same with the OHL's Salut-Ste-Marie Greyhounds of the OHL, both times he was traded at his dad's request
33Played with the Oshawa Generals of the OHL
34Particiated & Represented Canada in the Winter Olympics three (3) times (1991-1992, 1997-1998, 2002-2003)Won a silver medal with Canada at the 1996 World Cup of HockeyCanada's top scorer at the 1993 World Hockey ChampionshipWon a silver medal with Canada at the 1992 Winter OlympicsWinner of Hart Memorial Trophy in as NHL's Most Valuable Player (1994-1995)A finalist for the Hart Trophy in 1996Had the Honor to be Canada's captain at the 1998 Winter Olympics in NaganoOn November 18th 2001 - (12th career hat trick against the Atlanta Thrashers)
35On March 2nd 2002 - (13th career hat trick against his former team, the Philadelphia Flyers)On November 18th 2001 - (12th career hat trick against the Atlanta Thrashers)
36On Feb 24th 2002 - ( Won a GOLD Medal for the 2002 Olympics in Sault Lake City ) - Canada (5) vs. U.S.A (2)On Jan 23rd 2002 - ( 700 points mark )
37He has had eight concussions in his career
38Has been twice traded to the New York Rangers, the first trade was deemed invalid by the commissioner
39Growing up, his childhood hero was current teammate Mark Messier
40Got baby pacifiers thrown at him in his first visit to the Colisée in Quebec City.
41Drafted 1st overall by the Quebec Nordiques in 1991
42Captained the Philadelphia Flyers to the 1997 Stanley Cup Finals
43(June 30, 1992) Traded From The Quebec Nordiques to the Philadelphia Flyers for Peter Forsberg, Ron Hextall, Mike Ricci, Chris Simon, Kerry Huffman, two first round draft picks in 1993 (Jocelyn Thibault) & 1994 (Nolan Baumgartner) and cash
44(August 20, 2001) Traded From The Philadelphia Flyers to the New York Rangers for Jan Hlavac, Kim Johnsson, Pavel Brendl and a conditional draft choice.


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