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Leon Draisaitl Wiki/Biography
Leon Draisaitl was born on the 27th October 1995 in Cologne, Germany, and is a professional ice hockey player, who currently plays for the Edmonton Oilers of the National Hockey League (NHL) as a right-wing or centre forward. He previously played for the Prince Albert Raiders and Kelowna Rockets.
Have you ever wondered how rich Leon Draisaitl is, as of early 2018? According to authoritative sources, it has been estimated that Draisaitl’s net worth is over $1 million, earned through his successful career, active since 2012, but given his current contract will certainly increase.
Leon Draisaitl Net Worth $1 Million
The son of legendary German hockey player Peter Draisaitl and his wife Sandra, from an early age Leon started honing his ice hockey skills. He played for the Jungadler Mannheim U18 of the German Development League, and during his one season with the club, Leon led his team to the championship trophy, earning the DNL Player of the Year Award, before moving overseas and joining the Prince Albert Raiders of the Canadian Hockey League in Saskatchewan.
He then spent the next two seasons playing for the Prince Albert Raiders, compiling a total of 105 points in his second season, which earned him an All-Star selection. He was then drafted as the third overall pick by the Edmonton Oilers in the NHL 2014 Entry Draft, and in his rookie season played in 37 games, but didn’t contribute much to his team, with only two goals and seven assists, so he then spent a season with the Kelowna Rockets, which he led to WHL Championship Finals, which earned him the MVP of the Finals award.
Since then, he became a standard player with the Edmonton Oilers, signing a contract worth $68 million over eight years, active since 16th August 2017, which significantly increased his net worth. In the 2015-2016 season, Leon played in 72 games for the Oilers, and had 51 points, while in the 2016-2017 season, Leon featured in 82 games, scoring 29 goals and adding 48 assists to his name, thus setting the record with most points ever by a German player in the NHL.
Aside from a successful club career, Leon has also played for the German national team; so far he’s played in 22 games in which he has scored 6 goals and made 11 assists, including at the 2014 World Championships. Unfortunately, he hasn’t had any notable results with the German team, but with Team Europe, he won a silver medal at the WCH in 2016.
When it comes to his personal life, Leon tends to keep his most intimate details hidden from the public eyes, therefore, no reliable information is made available about this ice hockey star, including his official marital status, but he is believed to be still single.