- Date of Birth
- Age 38 Years Old
- Famous Name
- Birth Name Jason Spezza
- Birth Place Mississauga, Ontario, Canada
- Famous Name Jason Spezza
- Horoscope Gemini
- Father Rino Spezza
- Mother Donna Spezza
- Net Worth $45 million
- Salary $7,500,000
- Contract 4 year / $30,000,000
- Career Earnings $87,477,927
- Height 6 ft 3 in (191 cm)
- Position in Team Centre
- Current team Dallas Stars
- Nationality Canadian
- Ethnicity White
- Profession Ice-hockey player
- Currently Working For Dallas Stars
- Currently Married yes
- Married to Jennifer Snell
- Children 4
Jason Spezza is a Canadian professional Ice-hockey player who plays in the National Hockey League (NHL). As of 2019, Jason Spezza currently plays for the Toronto Maple Leafs as their Centre. Most recently, he played for the Dallas Stars of NHL. Earlier, Jason Spezza has played for Ottawa Senators after being picked 2nd overall in 2001 NHL Draft and was also the captain of the team.
Jason Spezza has an estimated net worth of $45 million and reportedly earns around $7,500,000 as his yearly salary from Dallas Stars in 2019. In addition, he is married to his lovely wife, Jennifer Snell and has 4 children with her.
Net Worth - $45 million
As of 2019, Jason Spezza has an estimated net worth of over $45 million. Although the details about his current net worth are not available, he last signed a 4 year / $30,000,000 contract with Dallas Stars in 2014 including $30,000,000 guaranteed.
Further, the NHL player has an average salary of $7,500,000 annually while Jamie Benn is among the highest earner of the team with an annual salary of $9,500,000.
His career contract and earnings, including bonus and incentives:
Further, in the 2018-2019 season, he will earn $7,500,000 as a base salary, while carrying a cap hit of $7,500,000. Jason Spezza so far has made earnings of $87,477,927 from his entire NHL career.
Wife - Jennifer Snell
Kason Spezza got married to his lovely wife, Jennifer Snell in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada on July 25, 2009. The ceremony was held in Notre Dame Cathedral Basilica and the reception at the National Gallery of Canada which was held across the street.
Many of his teammates, including Ray Emery, Antoine Vermette, Brendan Bell, Chris Phillips, Chris Neil, and Senators owner Eugene Melnyk, were present.
Spezza's wife Jennifer gave birth to their first child, a daughter named Sophia Donna Spezza, at Toronto's St. Joseph's Health Centre, on June 8, 2010. Nicola Patricia Spezza, their second daughter, was born in Ottawa, Ontario, on April 1, 2012.
Anna Lucia Spezza, their third daughter, was born in Toronto, Ontario on May 23, 2014. Their fourth daughter Julia Spezza was born in Dallas, Texas, on March 15, 2016.
Talking about his body measurement, the Famous NHL star is 6 ft 3 in (191 cm) in height and weighs around 214 lb (97 kg; 15 st 4 lb).
Jason Spezza was born on June 13, 1983, in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada to parents Rino Spezza and Donna Spezza. As per his nationality, he is Canadian and belongs to the White ethnic group. Further, his star sign is Gemini.
Spezza made his NHL debut with Ottawa in 2002-03, playing in 33 games and recording 21 points, and scored his first NHL goal on October 29, 2002, in a 2-1 loss to the Philadelphia Flyers. He played for Ottawa Senators from 2002 to 2014.
On Sunday, December 26, 2010, Penguins defender Kris Letang checked Spezza in a 3-1 win over the Pittsburgh Penguins. Letang received a two-minute penalty for boarding and Spezza was expected to miss 4 to 6 weeks due to his shoulder injury as a result of Letang's back hit.
Spezza's wish was granted on July 1, 2014, as he was traded to the Dallas Stars, along with Ludwig Karlsson, in a deal that sent Alex Chiasson, Alex Guptill, Nicolas Paul and a 2015 second-round picker to Ottawa.
Further, he has also represented the national team of Canada. Spezza was named best forward and a member of the all-star team at the 2015 World Championships, where Canada won the gold medal for the first time since 2007 with a perfect 10-0 record.