Patrice Bergeron, a Canadian hockey player safeguards score for American club Boston Bruins in National Hockey League. Besides, Boston Bruins, he has played for HC Lugano based in Switzerland. And hopefully, he will undergo rehab for groin injury instead of surgery. Well, he had always been the hunt of a shoulder injury but didn’t excuse it as a reason on Stanley Cup loss.
Plus, his exceptional prowess in the sport has made him recognized by the fans and media. However, his not much active on social media. His Instagram account only has 132 followers and 13 posts.
Patrice Bergeron Net Worth & Contract
Patrice is a wealthy hockey player. As a member of The Boston Bruins, he receives a hefty amount for salary. Furthermore, he signed a contract extension with the club in 2013 worth $55 million. Also, according to the contract, he will receive $6,875,000 along with the base salary $875,000. Before this, he received an annual salary of 4.9 million dollars, according to his old contract.
The hockey player has been on the receiving end of gold medals at 204 World Championships, 2005 Junior Championships, 2010 and 2014 Winter Olympics. Despite this, the player is quite humble and doesn’t show off his wealth on social media. As of 2019, his net worth is somewhere around $23 million.
Patrice Bergeron Wife & Children
Patrice Bergeron is married to wife Stephanie Bertrand. Patrice’s wife, Stephanie, was his longtime girlfriend and they dated for quite a while. The couple tied the knot on 20th July 2013. Patrice is quite shy and doesn’t often upload pictures of him together with his wife. At the moment, the hockey star has a single picture of him with his wife and son on his Instagram account. Perhaps, the player is protective of his family from the drags of the limelight.
Moreover, Patrice welcomed his first child with his wife on 15th October 2015, a son named Zack. Presently, a small family is living a happy life, and they couldn’t be happier.
Patrice Bergeron Wiki, Bio, Age, & Height
Bergeron was born was Patrice Bergeron-Cleary in L’Ancienne-Lorette, Central Quebec in Canada. He was born to parents Sylvie Bergeron (mother) and Gerard Cleary (father) on 24th July 1985. He grew up with the company of an older brother named Guillaume. The hockey player is 33 years of age currently and holds the birth sign, Leo. As for his nationality, he is Canadian and belongs to white ethnicity.
Bergeron joined Seminaire Saint-Francois Private High School and started playing hockey there. He was phenomenal at the sport and one of the school’s best. As a result, he became the captain of the school’s Seminaire Blizzard Midget AAA Hockey Team.
The Boston Bruins player has a tall height of 6 feet and 1 inch and weighs around 88 kilograms. Besides, he has a pair of brown eyes and short dark brown hair.