Daniel Briere is a former professional ice hockey player and executive. Besides, the player was drafted in the first round of the 1996 NHL Entry Draft by the Phoenix Coyotes. Apart from that, he also played for the Buffalo Sabres, Philidelphia Flyers, Montreal Canadiens and Colorado Avalanche of the National Hockey League.
This Stanley Cup winner is currently living a happy life with his wife Misha Harrell. Besides, the duo have 3 grown-up sons, Carson, Caelan, and Cameron. Among them, Carson Briere is also a professional hockey player.
Daniel Briere Net Worth and Earnings; How much does he earn annually?
Daniel Briere has an estimated net worth of almost $35 million putting him in the top 30 highest-earning players in the NHL. During his 16 seasons playing career, he earned total career earnings of $70 million.
Talking about the highest paid NHL players, Wayne Gretzky comes in the first place with a stunning net worth of $200 million. Similarly, Mario Lemieux holds the second position with a net worth of $150 million and Pavel Bure lies in the third position with $70 million as his net worth.
Phoenix (3 years)
Buffalo (3 years)
Philadelphia (3 years)
|Total seasons: 17||Total: $70 million|
Further, Daniel Briere signed a 2 year / $8,000,000 contract with the Montreal Canadiens, including an annual average salary of $4,000,000 and signing bonus of $ 4,00,000, in the year 2013.
Daniel Briere Personal Life; Know About his Wife and Children
Daniel Briere is currently married to his second wife Misha Harrel in the late '90s. The marriage took place in a private ceremony in front of very fey guests and family members. Although Daniel is a celebrity, he doesn't talk about his personal life in front of the public and media.
Both couples are engaged in their professional career. Like Daniel is a former professional ice hockey player, his wife, Misa is a flight surgeon in the US Air Force and she has seen real battlefield action.
Besides, the duo is blessed with 3 sons; Carson (19 years), who is also a hockey player, Caelan (21 years), and Cameron Briere (18 years).
Apart from that, Daniel was previously married to Sylvie Briere and the details regarding the marriage are yet to be discovered. Unfortunately, the duo ended their relationship in the late '90s due to some unknown reasons.
Daniel Briere Body Measurements
Daniel Briere stands a perfect height of 5 feet 9 inches and has a bulky body that weighs about 174 lbs (79 kg). Besides, talking about his appearance, he has a fair skin tone and a pair of brown eyes followed by black hair.
Daniel Briere Early Life and Family
Daniel Briere was born on October 6, 1977, in Gatineau, Quebec, Canada as Daniel Jean-Claude Briere. Growing up, Daniel attended Collège Saint-Alexandre, a private high school in Gatineau.
Apart from that, Daniel holds Canadian nationality and is of white ethnicity. During his teenage periods, he used to play minor hockey leagues with the local teams.
Daniel Briere Professional Career
Graduating from major junior, Brière split his first four seasons in the NHL between the Coyotes and their American Hockey League(AHL) affiliate, the Springfield Falcons. In his first professional season in 1998, he recorded 92 points in 68 games and was awarded the Dudley "Red" Garrett Memorial Award as top rookie, as well as being named the AHL's First Team All-Star center.
Besides, Daniel also appeared in the 1994 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Tournament, a highly competitive under-18 event not directly sanctioned by the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF).