Canadian hockey player Milan Lucic net worth has been reported to reach $23 million as per Forbes in 2016, whereas his contract salary has been revised recently. This young dynamic ice hockey player, Milan Lucic was born and brought up in Vancouver to a Serbian couple. Aged 28 now, Lucic had started taking fancy towards this sport very early in life. He has two brothers and his maternal uncle is a professional hockey player as well.
|Net Worth||$23 Million|
|Source of Income||Ice Hockey Player|
|Annual Salary||$4 Million|
|Birth Date||June 7, 1988|
|Height||1.93 m / 6.3 feet|
At the age of 15 years, Lucic was diagnosed with a rare disease called Scheuermann’s disease which made his upper backbone bend and made him hunch-backed. Inspite of his medical condition, Lucic did not give up. His initial years were not well appreciated. He started playing for the British Columbia Hockey League in 2004 but was immensely criticized. In the same year he joined the Western Hockey League and started attracting positive attention. He was soon made the team’s captain. He joined the Los Angeles Team in 2015 and continues to play for it.
Lucic was made the Captain for Team Canada in 2007 after showcasing an array of good play and was assigned as a left winger. A 12.5 million USD was signed with the Bruins team in 2009. He then suffered a fracture in his finger and was on rest for quite some time. After joining back he again sprained his ankle and missed another 18 matches. Lucic was fined for his aggressive behavior and obscene comments during a match with his opponent and suffered a shoulder injury due to the fight.
Lucic dated Brittany Carneige for a long time and married her in 2012 summer. The couple is currently blessed with two daughters. Inspite of his multiple injuries and physical setbacks, Lucic keeps playing with immense vigour and proves himself worthy in every match he appears. His career has gone uphill with lots of ups and downs, only to make him a more mature and focussed sportsman.