Facts of Chris Osgood Biography
|Occupation||Retire ice hockey goaltender|
|Place of birth||Peace River, Alberta, Canada|
A very renowned retire Canadian professional ice hockey goaltender, Chris Osgood is ranked 12th in NHL regular season history with 401. He is one of the most demanded players in NHL. The 44-year-old Chris is living a happily married to Jenna Osgood. And living a happy married life with his wife and three children.
Chris Osgood Early Life
Christopher John Osgood, Chris was born on November 26, 1972, in Peace River, Alberta, Canada. During his childhood, he was the die heart fan of Edmonton Oliver. And used to play a lot of hockey in his basement between the period of a hockey game on TV.
At the age of 15, he professionally played for the Medicine Hat Elks for three WHL clubs. And the year 1991 was very lucky for him because he was drafted 54th by the Detroit Red Wings. And after that, his career as an NHL player started.
Chris Osgood NHL Career
In the season of 1995-96, the NHL has led by Chris with 39 wins and helped Detroit who had set a league record with 62 wins. He also became the part of those Red Wings dynasty team which was able to win back-to-back Stanley Cups in 1997 and 1998.
During the season of 2001, the Red Wings, Chris was not on the team because he was injured but later he played the next three seasons. After the lockout season between 2004 to 2005, it looks as if Chris was job less.
It was Agust 8, 2006, when Chris resigned with the Red Wings for a two-year with a contract of $1.8 million. And then he started goaltending duties with Hasek and they remained Detroit's goaltender tandem for the season of 2007 to 2008.
The season of 2008 to 2009 was really a sharp contrast for Osgood. He worked hard for the whole season but ended it with the worst statistical number in the journey of his career. He said:
"It was the worst I've played in that long of a stretch in my career,"
On July 19, 2011, he announced his retirement from ice hockey and he finished 2009- 2010 season, became just 10th goaltender in NHL history to reach the success of his life.
After playing 23 games he was retired from his post but always remain with the Wings organization as a young goaltender.
Chris Osgood Personal Life
The Chris Osgood is married to beautiful lady Jenna Osgood. Jenna is the co-owner of a yoga studio. The detail information about their love affair, their marriage is not revealed yet but we know that they have three children altogether.
He has two daughters Mackenzie and Sydney, and a son Max. And the family are living a luxurious life in Plymouth, Ma.
Chris Osgood Net Worth
Chris is one of the most renowned ice hockey player. Being a player he might be earning a handsome amount of. And he is also suspected to a well-payed player. Chris has an estimated net worth of $3 million. Let's have a closure look at his house which includes in his net worth.
He purchases this house in 2006 in $1.4 million.