Danny DeKeyser is an American professional ice hockey player who plays in the National Hockey League (NHL). As of 2019, Daniel Christopher DeKeyser currently plays for the Detroit Red Wings as their Defence. He played his minor career with Detroit Little Caesars and signed an undrafted contract with hometown team Detroit in 2013.
Daniel Christopher DeKeyser reportedly earns around $5,000,000 as his yearly salary from the Wings. Further, Daniel Christopher DeKeyser has an estimated net worth of over $10 million.
Daniel Christopher DeKeyser was born on March 7, 1990, in Macomb Township, Michigan, the United States to parents Michael DeKeyser and Linda DeKeyser. As per his nationality, he is American and belongs to the White ethnic group and his star sign is Pisces.
Daniel Christopher DeKeyser attended De La Salle Collegiate High School where he played for his high school ice hockey team. After completing high school, Daniel Christopher DeKeyser enrolled at Western Michigan University and played for them.
As of 2019, Daniel Christopher DeKeyser has an estimated net worth of over $10 million similar to that of Jeremy Colliton of Blackhawks. He reportedly signed a six-year $30 million with Detroit Red Wings in 2016. The contract includes a guaranteed sum of $30,000,000 along with a signing bonus of $3,000,000.
Danny has an average salary of $5,000,000 annually and DeKeyser so far has made earnings of $20,992,621 from his entire NHL career. In addition to this, he signed his first contract with the Detroit on March 31, 2013, for two-years worth of $2.7 million.
Later, the contract was extended for two-years worth of $4.375 million signed on September 20, 2014, with the Detroit.
Besides his financial earnings, his personal assets include home and cars. Moreover, DeKeyser earns a good amount of money from various sponsorships.
Danny Dekeyser got married to his lovely girlfriend Melissa Beurmann in September 2016 in a lavish wedding ceremony in front of family and friends. Furthermore, the reception was held at the Grosse Pointe Yacht club.
In addition to this, the wedding ceremony included cake, delicious food, and a live band performance. The couple is blessed with a child born in 2018 but the details about the child aren't available on the media.
Danny is living a happy married life with his wife Melissa since there aren't any rumors regarding divorce or splitting.
Other than being a famous NHL Defence, Daniel Christopher DeKeyser is pretty famous in social media. The Famous NHL star is 6 feet 3 inch in height and weighs around 87 kilograms. Daniel Christopher DeKeyser is not only a world-class athlete but also has a very attractive individual.
Danny started his professional career with the Detroit Red Wings on March 29, 2013, and scored his first career point against Henrik Zetterberg the Predators.
Currently, he is playing alongside famous defenceman Niklas Kronwall. Danny is playing for the Detroit Red Wings since 2013 and he signed a contract for six years in 2016.