Eric Staal Net Worth $8.5 Million
Professional ice hockey player Eric Staal comes with an estimated net worth of $8.5 million. In the year 2012, he received an annual wages amounting to $7.75 million. He’s regarded as the oldest brother of one other three Staal brothers who all played in the National Hockey League. He’s now married to Tanya Van den Broeke with whom he got two sons named Parker Lucas and Levi John. Also, he’s an associate of the Canada Men’s National Hockey team which won in the 2010 Winter Olympics in addition to the 2007 World Championships. Staal debuted to the National Hockey League after he was chosen by the Carolina Hurricanes as the 2nd overall pick of the 2003 NHL Draft. He was behind Marc-Andr Fleury who was chosen as the very first overall pick of the year’s draft. Following his remarkable performance in the 2005-06 season, he was signed by the Hurricanes into a three-year $13.5 million deal. In 2008, he was again signed by the franchise into a seven-year $57.75 million contract.