Dougie Hamilton

by John Max 27 Jun,2021
Dougie Hamilton
Personal Info
  • Famous Name Dougie Hamilton
  • Country Canada CA
Facts
  • Birth Name Douglas Jonathan Hamilton
  • Birth Place Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • Famous Name Dougie Hamilton
  • Father Doug Hamilton
  • Mother Lynn Hamilton
  • Net Worth $20 Million
  • Salary $6,000,000
  • Position in Team Defenceman
  • Current team Carolina Hurricanes
  • Nationality Canadian
  • Ethnicity White
  • Profession NHL Player

Douglas Jonathan Hamilton a.k.a. Dougie Hamilton is a Canadian professional ice hockey defenceman who is signed to the Carolina Hurricanes of the National Hockey League (NHL). In the 2011 NHL Draft, he was selected by the Boston Hurricanes of the National Hockey League (NHL) in the first round, 9th overall. For the Bruins, he played three seasons and was traded to Calgary Flames (2015-18). Internationally, he participated in the 2012 World Junior Ice Hockey Championships held in Canada and won the bronze medal. 

Toronto, Ontario native, Dougie Hamilton was born on 17th June 1993, under the star sign Gemini. He is the son of Doug and Lynn, both members of Team Canada for the 1984 Summer Olympics (in rowing and basketball, respectively). Further, his elder brother Freddie is a retired professional hockey player who has played for four different NHL players. 

How Much Is Dougie Hamilton's Net Worth In 2021? Salary & Contract

On 8th December 2011, Dougie Hamilton signed a 3 year $4.575 million contract with Boston, which is the first NHL contract. 

On 30th June 2015, he signed a 6 year $34.5 million contract with Calgary. 

Hamilton's NHL Salary History

Season Team Earnings
2011-2012 Boston Bruins $92,500 (signing bonus)
2012-2013 Boston Bruins $925,000
2013-2014 Boston Bruins $925,000
2014-2015 Boston Bruins $1,682,500
2015-2016 Calgary Flames $5,500,000
2016-2017 Calgary Flames $5,500,000
2017-2018 Calgary Flames $5,750,000
2018-2019 Carolina Hurricanes $5,750,000
2019-2020 Carolina Hurricanes $6,000,000
2020-2021 Carolina Hurricanes $6,000,000
Total   $38,125,000

As of 2021, Dougie Hamilton has an estimated net worth of $30 million. 

Is Dougie Hamilton Dating? Know His Personal Life

Dougie Hamilton has maintained his personal life as secret as possible. To date, no media has ever discovered his relationship or girlfriend. Seems like the ice hockey defenceman does not want to be an open book to the public. Additionally, his Instagram post has only 15 posts with 27.2k followers. Since there is no information regarding his relationship, he is believed to be single. 

Professional NHL Career

In the 2011 NHL Entry Draft, Dougie was drafted ninth overall by the Boston Bruins. However, he began in the 2012–13 season with the IceDogs. On January 19, 2013, Hamilton made his NHL debut for the Bruins in a 3–1 victory against the New York Rangers.

On January 23, 2013, he scored his first NHL point for an assist in an overtime loss against the Rangers in Madison Square Garden. Hamilton made his Stanley Cup playoff debut on May 3, replacing defenceman Andrew Ference.

Hamilton was traded to the Calgary Flames in exchange for a first-round draft pick and two second-round picks, all in the 2015 Draft. On 30th June 2015, Hamilton signed with the Flames. On February 17, 2018, Hamilton played in his 400th NHL game during which he recorded his first NHL hat-trick.

On June 23, 2018, Hamilton was traded to the Carolina Hurricanes along with teammate Adam Fox and Micheal Ferland in exchange for Elias Lindholm and Noah Hanifin

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