How rich is Roberto Luongo?
Roberto Luongo Net Worth:
|Birth date:||April 4, 1979|
|Birth place:||Montreal, Canada|
|Height:||6 ft 2 in (1.9 m)|
|Weight:||205 lbs (93 kg)|
|Profession:||Ice hockey player, Athlete|
|Spouse:||Gina Cerbone (m. 2005)|
Roberto Luongo net worth, wiki & biography:
Receiving a yearly salary of $6.716 million, Roberto Luongo is a professional ice hockey player with an estimated net worth of $36 million. This Canadian sportsman now plays for the National Hockey League(NHL) with Vancouver Canucks.
Roberto Luongo Net Worth $36 Million
Luongo is a recipient of William M. Jennings Trophy and before, he was a twice NHL Second All-Star. However, before his NHL career started, he played for Quebec Major Junior Hockey League (QMJHL). After his second season with (QMJHL), he was chosen by New York Islanders as its 4th overall pick in the 1997 NHL Entry Draft. In June 2000, he was traded to Florida Panthers together with Olli Jokinen in exchange for Oleg Kvasha and Mark Parrish. Luongo was surprised by such deal but he was glad to be commended by the general manager of Florida Panthers. The truth is, he was referred to as “the franchise man.” Prior to his third season with the Panthers, Luongo signed a four-year extension contract with the franchise. Shortly, Canucks offered him a four-year $27 million worth of contract. In September 2010, the direction of Canucks officially announced that Luongo agreed to sign a 12-year contract extension that was reported to be worth $64 million with anannual salary cap hit of $5.33million. The contract stipulates that he is going to receive $10 million in 2010–11, and from 2011-2012 season through 2017-2018 season, he is to receive a yearly salary of around $6.7million. In the following two seasons, he is expected to receive $3.3 million and $1.6 later. And on his final two years with Canucks he’ll receive $1 million annually.
Of Irish and Italian lineage, Roberto Luongo was born on April 4, 1979 in Montreal Quebec Canada. Roberto Luongo is now married to Gina Cerbone whom he has two kids named Gabriella and Gianni.