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Teemu Selanne Net Worth

Teemu Selanne Net Worth is
$40 Million

Teemu Selanne's salary
2 million USD

Teemu Selanne Bio/Wiki 2018

It is often asserted the total quantity of the present Teemu Selanne net worth is as much as $40 million dollars. Teemu Sedanne is becoming popular due to his profession as an ice hockey player from Finland. When he was still a little boy, he got interested into playing ice hockey, which he generally practiced along with his brother. In 1987, he began to play this match as an associate of the Jokerit’s developmental plan. He was likewise the one who served as the leader of the team when they became the victor of the Finnish Junior A tournament. In 1988 he participated in the NHL Draft, where he was decided by the Winnipeg Jets as their very first pick. Since that time, Teemu Selanne net worth began to grow a good deal. In 1992 he was playing as an associate of the team when they became the victor in the match from the Detroit Red Wings. In 1996, Teemu Selanne joined another team known as the Anaheim Ducks.

Teemu Selanne Net Worth $40 Million

In the season of 1998-1999, he became the very first man to be honored using the Maurice “Rocket” Richard prize. But this season had not been so successful to him as he had a knee injury and eventually needed to endure a operation.
In 2005, he came back to playing ice hockey and he joined the Anaheim Ducks, with which he signed a contract for just one year. In 2006, he received the Bill Masterson Memorial Trophy. Therefore, ice hockey not only added up to the total amount of Teemu Selanne net worth, but nonetheless, it also earned him recognition and awards. Giving some background information regarding the player, he was born in Helsinki, Finland in 1970. His wife’s name is Sipra and with her he’s a father of four children.

Full NameTeemu Selänne
Net Worth$40 Million
Salary2 million USD
Date Of BirthJuly 3, 1970
Place Of BirthHelsinki, Finland
Height6' (1.83 m)
Weight91 kg
ProfessionActor, Camera Department
SpouseSirpa Vuorinen
ChildrenEemil Selänne, Eetu Selänne, Leevi Selänne, Veera Selänne
ParentsLiisa Viitanen, Ilmari Selänne
SiblingsPanu Selänne, Paavo Selänne
AwardsCalder Memorial Trophy, Maurice "Rocket" Richard Trophy, Bill Masterton Memorial Trophy
NominationsHart Memorial Trophy, Lady Byng Memorial Trophy
1Continues his ice hockey career at NHL team Anaheim Ducks. [October 2006]
2(August 22) Signed a one-year, $1 million contract with the Mighty Ducks of Anaheim. [2005]
3(January 28) Signed a 1-year contract with the Anaheim Ducks. [2008]
4(June 6) The Anaheim Ducks win their first Stanley Cup, Selänne's first-ever career championship. As of 9 October, he has yet to announce if he will retire or play another season. [2007]
5(3 July) In a move that sent shock waves through the NHL, the Colorado Avalanche signed unrestricted free agents Paul Kariya and Selanne to 1- year deals - Kariya for $1.2 million; Selanne for $5.8 million - reuniting the former Anaheim Mighty Ducks. [July 2003]
6In a move that sent shock waves through the NHL, the Colorado Avalanche signed unrestricted free agents Paul Kariya and Selanne to 1-year deals, Kariya for $1.2 million; Selanne for $5.8 million. [July 2003]
7Played on the same line as good friend Paul Kariya, while with the Mighty Ducks. The two were often referred to as the 'Frick and Frack' of hockey.
8Named to the 2004 World Cup roster for Team Finland.
9Wrote a song, "Professional Hockey Player," which is included in an album recorded by a Helsinki band that includes members of the cult rock group Leningrad Cowboys. It is due out on 26 April 2003 to coincide with the start of the World Ice Hockey Championships in Finland.
10Name pronounced: tay-MOO say-la-NEE
11Has a twin brother, Paavo.
12Selected by the Winnipeg Jets in the 1988 NHL Entry Draft (1st round, 10th overall).
13His Finnish Flash ry is a charity organisation funding physically challenged athletes.
14Acquired by the Mighty Ducks of Anaheim with Marc Chouinard and a 4th round selection in the 1996 NHL Entry Draft (later traded to Toronto - later traded to Montreal, Montreal selected Kim Staal) from Winnipeg for Chad Kilger, Oleg Tverdovsky and a 3rd round choice (Per-Anton Lundstrom) in 1996 on February 7, 1996.
15Acquired by the San Jose Sharks from the Mighty Ducks of Anaheim in exchange for Jeff Friesen, Steve Shields and future considerations on March 5, 2001.
16Has a twin brother, Paavo and another brother, Panu.
17Former kindergarten teacher.
18Was a first round selection of the Jets, tenth overall, at the 1988 NHL Entry Draft, but initially remained in Finland.
19Collects antique cars.
20Began his professional career in 1989-1990 with Jokerit of the SM-liiga and played 21 seasons in the National Hockey League (NHL) for the Winnipeg Jets, Anaheim Ducks, San Jose Sharks and Colorado Avalanche.
21Winner of 1992-1993 season Calder Memorial Trophy.
22Is a former professional ice hockey winger.
23Became the 4th player in modern NHL history (joining Brett Hull, Peter Bondra and Maurice Richard) to score at least 25% of his teams goals in one season (during 1996-1997 season he scored 52 of the 205 Anaheim goals
  • 25.4%).
24Won 4 Olympic medals - one silver in 2006 and 3 bronze in 1998, 2010 and 2014.
25Served as captain of Team Finland in the 2002 Olympics.
26Won 2 medals from World Championships during his career - one silver in 1999 and one bronze in 2008.
27Winner of the inaugural Maurice "Rocket" Richard Trophy, awarded to the top NHL goal scorer.
28Has 4 children Veera, Eemil, Eetu and Leevi together with his wife.
29Became the 1st European player in NHL history to record a hat trick and be named MVP of an All-Star game on January 18, 1998 in Vancouver.
30Served as the Finnish captain at the 2002 Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City.
31Children: sons Eemil Ilmari (born 23 February 1996 in Winnipeg, Canada), Eetu Nikodemus (born 12 November 1997), Leevi (born May 2000), and daughter Veera Johanna (born 5 December 2007).
32His mother Liisa Viitanen and father Ilmari Selänne divorced in the late 1980s.
33Readers of Finnish magazine, Eeva, named him Sexiest Man in Finland.
34Is the highest scoring Finn in NHL history, and one of the highest overall; he retired in 2014 11th all-time with 684 goals and 15th with 1,457 points.
35Holds the NHL record for goals in a single calendar month with 20 (March, 1993).


Supertähdet2016TV Series co-producer - 7 episodes


Team Ahma1998TV SeriesTeemu Selänne
Perhe tekee veneretken1978TV Movie

Camera Department

Sel8nne2013Documentary additional cinematographer


Yökylässä Maria Veitola2017TV SeriesHimself
Supertähdet2016TV SeriesHimself
Posse2014-2015TV SeriesHimself
Loirinuotiolla2015TV SeriesHimself
Ravintola X2014TV SeriesHimself
Hjallis2014TV SeriesHimself
Arto Nyberg2014TV SeriesHimself
Sochi 2014: XXII Olympic Winter Games2014TV Mini-SeriesHimself
Enbuske & Linnanahde Crew2013TV SeriesHimself
Hansin matkassa2012TV SeriesHimself
The Marilyn Denis Show2011TV SeriesHimself - Anaheim Ducks
Vancouver 2010: XXI Olympic Winter Games2010TV Mini-SeriesHimself
Rome Is Burning2007-2008TV SeriesHimself
Teppo Numminen - valurautapakki2006TV Movie documentaryHimself
2006 NHL Awards2006TV SpecialHimself
Turin 2006: XX Olympic Winter Games2006TV Mini-SeriesHimself
Se on valkoista - Valion mainonnan historia2005Documentary shortHimself
Krisse2003TV SeriesHimself
PreGame - Gaala 20032003TV SpecialHimself - Finnish Team Member
Salt Lake City 2002: XIX Olympic Winter Games2002TV Mini-SeriesHimself
Up Close Primetime2001TV SeriesHimself
Aaken ja Sakun kesäkeittiö1999TV SeriesHimself
Gretzky: The Great One and the Next Ones1997VideoHimself
Ajankohtainen kakkonen1996TV SeriesHimself
Pelimies Vesku1994TV SeriesHimself
Hyvät herrat1992TV SeriesHimself

Archive Footage

Ultimate Gretzky2003Video documentaryHimself (uncredited)
The NHL's Masked Men: The Last Line of Defense1998Video documentaryHimself

Known for movies

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