Jason Zucker

by Muna 08 Jan,2023
Jason Zucker
Body Stats
Weight in KG 79 kg
Weight 79
Personal Info
Facts
  • Father Scott Zucker
  • Relationship Status married
  • First Name Jason
  • No. of Instagram Followers 80K
  • Father Nationality American
  • Mother Natalie Zucker
  • Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jason_Zucker
  • Last Name Zucker
  • Birth Name Jason Alan Zucker 
  • Net Worth $17 Million
  • Mother Nationality American
  • Currently Married Yes
  • Siblings Evan, Adam, Kimmie, Cameron
  • Salary $5.5 million
  • Married to Carly Aplin
  • Birth Country United States
  • No. of Siblings 4
  • Instagram https://www.instagram.com/jason_zucker16/
  • Famous Name Jason Zucker
  • Children Hendrix, Stella
  • Career Earnings $34,599,808
  • Horoscope Capricorn
  • Wife nationality American
  • Date January 16
  • Nationality American
  • Ethnicity Jewish
  • Profession Ice hockey
  • Famous for
  • Started career as Ice hockey
  • Currently Club Pittsburgh Penguins
  • University attended University of Denver
  • School attended Bonanza High School

Jason Zucker is an American professional ice hockey player playing for the Pittsburgh Penguins of the National Hockey League (NHL). Since 2010, he has played professionally in the NHL as a left winger. After finishing his high school and college career, Zucker's NHL career began after getting selected by the Minnesota Wild.

Besides, Zuker is a national player who has represented Team USA in some tournaments. Representing his nation, he played in the 2009 World Juniors and 2010 World Juniors. In 2010, his team also won the gold medal. Likewise, he was a part of the team that won a bronze medal in the 2011 World Juniors. Being active in this sport for a long time, Zucker has also amassed a massive amount of money. So, just like his professional life, Zucker is maintaining a good personal life.

Penguins' Jason Zucker's Net Worth and Salary: More on His Career Earnings

Jason Zucker has an estimated net worth of more than $17 million. He earned this massive fortune from his NHL career. Playing with a few teams, he had signed whopping deals. Currently, he has an agreement with the Pittsburgh Penguins. So, Zuker receives an average annual value of $5.5 million.

Jason Jason Zucker going on a trip with his family.  SOURCE: Instagram @jason_zucker16

Before coming into the Penguins, Zucker played with the Minnesota Wild. With Minnesota, Zucker has a massive contract worth $27.5 million. With that, his annual average salary was $5,500,000. In the previous season, he had a $4 million contract.

Being played in many seasons, Zucker has added a big chunk to his bank account. At the time of this post, Zucker has total career earnings of $34,599,808. He lives a lavish life like another Penguins player Casey DeSmith.

Who Is Zucker's Wife? Their Married Life and Children

Zucker is a married man who lives blissfully with his beloved wife, Carly Aplin. They dated each other for some years before tying the knot in the summer of 2016. Since then, they have been together, and the couple marked their 6th anniversary in July 2022. Zucker shared a post on Instagram with his wife on that day.

Jason Jason Zucker with his wife and their children.  SOURCE: Instagram @jason_zucker16

Being married for six years, Zucker and his wife also gave birth to two kids. Zucker and Aplin are the proud parents of two children, a son named Hendrix and a daughter named Stella. The Zucker family resides in Edina, Minnesota.

Zucker's Wife, Carly Aplin, Is a Journalist

Carly Aplin is famous not only as Zucker's wife but also for her professional work. She is a journalist and entertainment personality. Since 2011, she has been a producer, writer, and host at The C.W. Twin Cities. She received a B.A. degree in communications and a minor in political science.

After completing her education, Aplin began her professional career in 2007 as a reporter and anchor for KEYC-TV. We can explore her professional and personal life by following her on I.G. as @carly.zucker. 

Jason Zucker NHL Career 

Zucker went to the University of Denver, and after finishing his career there, his NHL career started. The Minnesota Wild drafted him in the 2nd round with the 59th overall pick of the 2010 NHL Draft. On March 29, 2012, Zucker made his NHL debut by playing against the Florida Panthers.

JasonJason Zucker is in an NHL game.  SOURCE: Instagram @jason_zucker16

In total, Zucker played in 456 NHL games with Minnesota. In those games, he had 132 goals, 111 assists, and 243 points. After that, Zucker was traded by the Wild to the Pittsburgh Penguins on February 10, 2020, in exchange for two players, Alex Galchenyuk and Calen Addison.

Who Are Zucker's Parents? Facts About His Family and Siblings

Jason Alan Zucker was born in Newport Beach, California, U.S., on January 16, 1992, to his parents, Scott Zucker and Natalie Zucker. Zucker is Jewish and was raised with his four siblings, EvanAdamKimmie, and Cameron.

Jason Jason Zucker shares a photo of his grandparents.  SOURCE: Instagram @jason_zucker16

When Zucker was two months old, he moved to Las Vegas, Nevada, with his family. At age 15, he moved to Plymouth, Michigan, where he attended Pioneer High School. 

Zucker received huge support from his parents to get involved in this sport. His mother is a former competitive figure skater, while his father is a general contractor who built ice rinks and roller rinks when Zucker was young. Jason has not hesitated to talk about his parents' support in his career. 

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