Quick Facts Cody Eakin
- NameCody Eakin
- Birth Year1991
- Birth month05
- FatherGrant Eakin
- Birth PlaceWinnipeg, Canada
- EthnicityNorth American
- ProfessionCanadian ice hockey player
A professional Canadian ice hockey player, Cody Eakin currently plays for Vegas Golden Knights of the National Hockey League (NHL). Eakin was picked by the Washington Capitals in the 2009 NHL Entry Draft.
For two times, Eakin was named WHL (East) Second All-Star Team during his major junior hockey career. Keep scrolling to know in details about Eakin’s early life, education, single, career, awards, achievements, net worth, salary, cars, house, relationships, affairs, marriage, children, nationality, ethnicity, and divorce.
Cody Eakin Early life and Education
Cody Eakin was born on 24th May 1991, in Winnipeg, Canada. His father Grant Eakin was a police officer and professional hockey player. Likewise, his uncle was also a professional hockey player. Eakin belongs to a Canadian nationality and belongs to North American ethnicity.
Eakin began playing hockey since his school days. However, he hasn’t revealed the name of his school and colleges.
Cody Eakin Career
In 2004-2005, Cody Eakin began his ice hockey career playing for Monarchs Bantam AAA in WBA. Likewise, he also played for Swift Current Broncos in WHL from 2006-07. Before turning professional, Eakin played major junior hockey for the Western Hockey League where he was named to the WHL (East) Second All-Star Team for two times.
Washington Capitals picked Eakins during 2009 NHL Entry Draft. During the starting of 2011–12 season in the AHL, Eakin played for Hershey Bears. However, he was called back to NHL parent team by Washington Capitals on 1st November 2011 and made his NHL debut on the same date.
Youtube: Cody Eakin’s first NHL goal;
Eakin made his first NHL goal against Cam Ward of the Carolina Hurricanes on 4th November 2011. He was traded to the Dallas Stars during 2012 NHL Draft.
During 2016-2017 season, Eakin was suspended for four games for playing rough against Henrik Lundqvist. Vegas Golden Knights picked Eakin during the 2017 NHL Expansion Draft on 21st June 2017.
Cody Eakin Personal life
We know more about the profession of Cody Eakin but when it comes to his personal life, Eakin often keeps it a secret. However, the 26 years old ice hockey player Eakin is not married yet and is currently single. Moreover, he hasn’t dated any girls in past as well.
Furthermore, there are no any rumors of his love affairs. Well, Eakin might be focused on his career rather than being in any relationships. Although Eakin is not married yet and is still single, his sexuality is straight. He hasn’t said or done anything that makes us feel doubt about his sexuality.
Cody Eakin Net worth
Being such a prominent ice hockey player, Cody Eakin earns a good sum of money from his playing career. His main source of income is through his playing career. In 2015, Eakin had the net worth of $2.3 million and his current net worth is $3.9 million. Additionally, His current salary is $3,850,000.