|Date of Birth:||1984 July 11|
|Age:||34 years old|
|occupation||American professional ice hockey player|
|spouse||Sarah Pavelski (m. 2008)|
|education||University of Wisconsin|
|place_of_birth||Plover, Wisconsin, United States|
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Joe Pavelski is an American renowned ice hockey player and captain of San Jose Sharks of (NHL). He is well known for winning the silver medal at the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver. He is a happily married man and father of one child.
Joseph James Pavelski was born on July 11, 1984, to Sandy and Mike Pavelski in Plover, Wisconsin. He has three siblings named Jerry, Sheri, and Scott.
His younger brother Scott is a former player for the University of New Hampshire men’s ice hockey teammate. Since his childhood, he was an interested in sport and to pursue his career in sports, he went to attend the University of Wisconsin.
Pavelski began his career when he played for Stevens Point Area Senior High Panthers hockey team. During his time there, he along with his team won the Wisconsin State Hockey Championship in 2002.
In 2004, he became a member of the United States Hockey League’s Waterloo Blackhawks and gained the USHL Dave Tyler Junior Player of the Year award.
From 2004 to 2006, Pavelski played two seasons for University of Wisconsin Badgers. During his stay with the team, he was selected to the All-WCHA Rookie Team, and chosen to the All-WCHA Second Team.
In 2007, he made his notable part of ‘Sharks' and was considered as the prodigy of the squad. He was many title and awards for his performance. During the time of playoffs in 2008, Joe gained the hearts of many with his three goals that led San Jose to some thrilling.
Pavelski landed an another solid season from 2008–09, playing in 80 games and making record 25 goals, 34 assists, and 59 points. He won a silver medal with the United States national team at the 2010 Winter Olympics.
In 2013, he contracted a deal of five years with ‘San Jose Sharks. Joe played a notable part as a player from the USA. He was selected the Sharks' captain in 2015. He also worked as captain of Team USA at the 2016 World Cup of Hockey in Toronto.
He is a happily married man. He and his wife Sarah Pavelski has been married for a long time. The couple first met when he was playing for the Waterloo Black Hawks, a junior ice-hockey team in Iowa.
From there the couple began to date each other and after dating around a year they decided to get married. They wedded in 2008 in a private ceremony, where an only close friend and relatives attend the wedding ceremony.
As a couple welcomed their first child a son named, Nathan Pavelski on October 26, 2014.Joe Pavelski tweets photos and videos of his son, Nathan, proudly dressing San Jose jerseys and training his goalie skills. It seems like his son also will follow his footsteps.
His wife Sarah along with other players’ wives have settled optimistic, banding together as the “Good Vibe Tribe.”
Joe Pavelski is considered one of the well-paid star in the sports field. He won a Wisconsin State Hockey Championship with the Stevens Point Area Senior High Panthers in 2002.
Joe Pavelski obtained the silver medal with the United States national team at the 2010 Winter Olympics.His income source also hails from endorsements. As of 2017, Joe Pavelski's estimated net worth has $24 Million.