Hilary Knight

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Facts of Hilary Knight

Birth Name
Hilary Atwood Knight
Famous Name
Hilary Knight
Affair with
Brittany Bowe
Currently Married
Relationship Status
James Knight
Cynthia Knight


Career & Net worth

Net Worth
$1 Million


Affair with
Brittany Bowe
Currently Married
Relationship Status

Famous Ice Hockey player “Hillary Atwood Knight” AKA Hillary Knight is an American Ice Hockey Forward. She is a prominent member of the United States Women’s national ice hockey team and is currently with the PWHPA and the United States Women's national ice hockey team. She previously played for Boston Pride, Boston Blade, Wisconsin Badgers, and Les Canadiennes de Montreal.

Hilary Knight was born Hilary Atwood Knight to James Knight and Cynthia Knights. After high school, she attended the University of Wisconsin. On July 12, 1989, in Palo Alto, California, United States. Representing the US national team, she earned seven gold medals at the IIHF World Women's Championships and the gold medal at the 2018 Winter Olympics. William Knight, James Jr. Knight, and Remington Knight are her brothers, and she is a good friend of Amanda Kessel and Kelli Stack.  

Hilary Knight Led the US Women's Hockey Team in Winning Women's Ice Hockey World Championship: Hilary Scores Hatrick against Canada

Hilary Knight delivered a sensational performance, leading the US women's ice hockey team to a thrilling 6-3 victory over Canada in the World Championship final. Knight's remarkable hat-trick secured the US its 10th world title, putting an end to their previous losing streak against their fierce rivals. The intense rivalry between the two teams added an extra layer of excitement to the match.

Hilary Hilary Knight scored a hat trick in the world ice hockey championship. SOURCE: Instagram,- @hilaryknight

Despite Canada initially taking a 3-2 lead, sloppy play allowed the US to turn the tables. Knight capitalized on a two-player advantage, scoring two quick goals within 27 seconds to secure the lead. With her exceptional performance, Knight also extended her all-time scoring record for the US at the world championships, reaching a total of 101 points. Cayla Barnes sealed the victory with an empty-net goal, setting off jubilant celebrations for the US team.

The win showcased the depth and resilience of the young US team, with Knight praising their collective effort. The dominance of the US and Canada in women's ice hockey is evident, as no other country has claimed a world championship title since the tournament's inception in 1990. This latest triumph reaffirms the US team's position at the pinnacle of the sport and highlights the ongoing intensity of the rivalry between the two hockey powerhouses.

Hilary Knight's Net Worth, Contract, Salary, Career Earnings, and Endorsements

Hilary Knight has an estimated net worth of $1 Million which is mostly earned through her hockey career. In 2018, she won a gold medal which was awarded her $37,500 by her nation. Hilary has kept her earnings from her professional career and contracts a secret from the public. She is involved in lots of sponsorship deals, but again the monetary deals with those brands are kept away from the limelight.

While playing for NWHL, her salary was $22,000 in 2015. Further, she earned $775,421 in her last year with the University of Wisconsin in 2012, according to Forbes. She signed to Les Canadiennes de Montreal of CWHL where her annual salary was estimated at over $2000 - $10,000 per annum. 

Hilary Knight's is sponsored by Redbull SOURCE: Instagram @hilaryknight, posted on 15th November 2019

Besides, he has sponsorship deals with various brands including Redbull. She has achieved a huge level of name and fame in her professional career. Standing as a top player in hockey is itself a big accomplishment. She has shared her net worth and salary with her fans. 

Hilary Knight's Lesbian Partner, Brittany Bowe: Rumors about her relationship with Brittany, Is she Bisexual?

Knight is neither married nor single. She was in a relationship with her boyfriend, Frederik Andersen,  who is an ice hockey goaltender for the Toronto Maple Leafs. The power-packed Ice hockey players have been together since 2014, but the couple seems like they separated from each other, however, the official statement is yet to be made.

Hilary Knight & her former boyfriend Frederik Andersen  SOURCE: Pinterest

According to the rumors from sources, Hilary might be in a relationship with an inline skater named, Brittany Bowe. However, the player hasn't stated that officially yet but has shared cozy pictures with them on her Instagram. Many sources claim that she is lesbian, so we can conclude that the Knight is bisexual and is now in a relationship with a girl named Brittany.

Hilary Knight's Height, Weight, Body Figure, Tattoos, Facts, and Stats

Hilary Knight has a perfect height of 1.8 m and weighs around 78 kg. She also has inked several tattoos on her body. She tattoos on her side oblique area with a long text dedicated to her mom.

Further, she has an Olympic ring on her upper back and reportedly has five more tattoos that she hasn't exposed yet. She has also posted some topless pics for the ESPN body edition which are still viral among her fans. She did this because she believes that a woman can be feminine while having muscles.

Hilary Knight Ice Hockey Gear: Know the Details About Her Highend Hockey Gears

When she was 5 years old she told her grandmother that she would be an Olympian. growing up she used to play in a boy's team where she was often bullied for being the only girl. But it is clear that her time spent toughing out in her early days has paid off for the Team USA Superstar.

Check out the clip of Hilary Knight's ice hockey highlights!

So, when it comes to the choice of gear; what does Knight go with? She rocks Bauer 1s gloves staying true to the supreme line. Knight's stick choice varied over the years but recently she has switched over to using a Bauer ADV Stick, wrapped in a supreme graphic. Protecting her high hockey IQ is a Bauer 4500 helmet. Knight has continued to strides in the world of women's hockey and she is a leading advocate for sports growth.

Hilary Knight Professional Career: Former Boston Pride's Forward Career Stats

Hilary Knight played the majority of her hockey career with Wisconsin. She played for the Wisconsin Badgers. In 138 matches with Wisconsin, she managed to score 128 goals and 97 assists. Following that, she was selected third overall by the Boston Blades in the 2012 CWHL Draft. She played outstandingly and managed to score 29 goals in 41 matches. She was also honored by the CWHL’s Most Valuable Player Award.

Hillary Knight SOURCE: Ozy

On September 25, 2015, the Boston Pride of NWHL picked her. Hilary Knight netted 15 goals, and 18 assists in 17 matches with Pride. She also performed and participated in the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver and the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi. She also delivered her excellencies IIHF World Championships. Hilary Knight has so far received 6 gold medals and two silver medals during her World Championship run. 

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