Biography of Phil Kessel
Phil Kessel is a Professional hockey player who is currently playing for the Vegas Golden Knights. He has also won the Sta let Cup three times.
Phil Kessel age
Phill Kessel was born in 1987 in the United States, he is 36 years old.
Phil Kessel family
His parents are Phill Kessel and Karthy Kessel.
Phil Kessel wife
Kassel is not married but in a serious relationship and has one kid.
Phil Kessel career
Kassel began his career journey in Hockey with the USA Hockey National Team Development program at the age of 18. He then did his hockey college at an NCAA Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) the Minnesota University. In 2006 during the NHL Entry draft Boston Bruins drafted Kessel and he was selected at the as the fifth overall.
During the 2006-2007 season despite battling with testicular cancer he still has remarkable resilience. In 2009 Kessel was traded to Toronto Maple Leafs where he signed a six year deal.
During the 2010, 2014 and World championship of the winter Olympics Kessel has represented the United States three times collecting Silver medal in 2010 and the top forward honor in 2014.
Stanley Cup championship
His managed to get his first two Stanley Cup championship after joining Pittsburg Penguins in 2015. He also got his way through the Nashville Predators and the San Jose Sharks. Having kept a clean record of innate goal score of 400 in his career he is the holder if the all-time NHL ironman a record he recorded for executive games he played and he also surpassed the 1000 game milestone.
Currently in the 2022-2023 season Kessel managed to establish the consecutive games that are the longest in the history of the NHL when he recorded on October 25, 2022. The following month that same year Kessel was ranked the first player in the NHL history to have reached the 1000 consecutive games.
Other than Hockey during his free time Kessek engages in poker game mostly during his leisure time and he participated in the World series of poker since 2012, he also plays pot-limit Omaha which he learned from his after, he also indulges in casino cash games and plays a home game with his teammates. He takes part in high stake tournaments with a fee totaling to around $25000 and poker tournament totaled to $40 million In live poker.
Phil Kessel Net worth
Kessel’s net worth is estimated to be at around $10 million as of 2022.