Hockey players might not receive the same multi-million dollar contracts as their NBA, NFL, and MLB peers, but do not discount their insane net worths. Take a look at the wealthiest NHL players on the planet.
Joe Sakic – $60 Million
Even amidst a franchise relocation, Joe Sakic and his devastating wrist shot became one of the best forwards in the league. By signing a three year, $21 million offer sheet which the Avalanche matched in 1997, Sakic prompted a rise in players’ salaries.