Joe Thornton Biography

( 1979 - )
July 12, 2019
First published on:July 12, 2019
by Jorge

Facts of Joe Thornton

Date of Birth: 1979, July 2
Age: 40 years old
Birth Nation: Canada
Height: 6 Feet 4 Inch
Birth Name Joe Thornton
Birth Place St. Thomas, Ontario, Canada
Famous Name Joe Thornton
Horoscope Cancer
Father Wayne Thornton
Mother Mary Thornton
Net Worth $50
Salary $5,000,000
Weight 220 lb (100 kg; 15 st 10 lb)
Position in Team centre and an alternate captain
Current team San Jose Sharks
Nationality Canadian
Ethnicity White
Profession Ice-hockey player
Currently Working For San Jose Sharks
Currently Married yes
Married to Tabea Pfendsack
Children 2

Joe Thornton is a Canadian-American professional Ice-hockey player who last played for the team San Jose Sharks of the National Hockey League (NHL). Additionally, he was first drafted by the Boston Bruins in the 1997 NHL Entry Draft. Additionally, he also has played for the teams Boston Bruins and HC Davos. 

Reportedly, he has summoned a massive net worth over $50 million from his professional career. Also, Joe belongs to the married club and has tied the knot with his beautiful wife, Tabea Pfendsack. To know more details regarding Joe's salary, personal life, and professional career, make sure you don't miss the single part of this article. 

Is Joe Thornton Married? Know about his Personal Life

Yes, Joe belongs to the married club and reportedly, he is married to his beautiful wife Tabea Pfendsack. Additionally, the couple tied their knot in 2009 Switzerland, Tabea. Reportedly, the couple first met each other when Theo was playing in the 2004–05 NHL lockout in Switzerland. 

Joe Thornton with his family SOURCE: Instagram

The couple developed intimacy with each other when Joe and his teammates used to visit the bar managed by Tabea.

Currently, the couple is a parent of two adorable children, a daughter named Ayla born on July 2010 and a son named River born on June 2013

Joe Thornton with his wife and son SOURCE: NBC Sports

As of now, there aren't any reports of them getting separated or divorced in recent time which suggest that the couple shares a strong bond with each other. additionally, the couple is never involved in extramarital affairs to date. 

Who is Tabea Pfendsack? Let's find more about her

Tabea is a beautiful stud of a famous NHL player Theo Thornton. Also, she is a native of Switzerland and is a Swiss Business Professional.

Joe Thornton's wedding ceremony SOURCE: fabwags.com

Also, she has teamed up with writer Tim Fennema to publish their children's book, "The Very Hairy But Not So Scary Mouse" which basically focused to help children to get friendly with animals rather than getting scared. 

Joe Thornton Body Measurement (Height and Weight)

Well, Joe has a perfectly built body with decent height and weight. Additionally, he stands in a height of 6 ft 4 in (193 cm) and weighs around 220 lb (100 kg; 15 st 10 lb). 

Joe Thornton Earnings; How much is his Net Worth? 

Joe who has a gained immense popularity through his playing career as accumulated a massive net worth over $50 million. Also, he has collected $108,091,561 as career earnings from his entire playing career. As per his recent contract, he signed  1 year / $5,000,000 contract with the San Jose Sharks, including $5,000,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $5,000,000.

Some of his career contract and earnings are tabulated below: 

YEAR  TEAM SALARY
1997-1998 Boston Bruins $925,000
1988-1999 Boston Bruins $925,000
1999-2000 Boston Bruins $925,000
2000-2001 Boston Bruins $1,550,000
2001-2002 Boston Bruins $1,825,000
2002-2003 Boston Bruins $2,500,000
2003-2004 Boston Bruins $5,500,000
2004-2005 Boston Bruins $6,660,000
2005-2006 San Jose Sharks $6,667,000
2006-2007 San Jose Sharks $6,667,000
2007-2008 San Jose Sharks $7,200,000
2009-2010 San Jose Sharks $7,200,000
2010-2011 San Jose Sharks $7,200,000
2011-2012 San Jose Sharks $8,000,000
2012-2013 San Jose Sharks $5,097,561
2013-2014 San Jose Sharks $6,000,000
2014-2015 San Jose Sharks $6,750,000
2015-2016 San Jose Sharks $6,750,000
2016-2017 San Jose Sharks $6,750,000
2017-2018 San Jose Sharks $8,000,000
2018-2019 San Jose Sharks $5,000,000

Moreover, he has also earned additional cash from different endorsement deals; however, he has never revealed about the brands he is associated with and also the details about how much he earned from the deal is still under the rock. 

Well, his net worth and salary certainly give us a reason to claim that he is the owner of some of the expensive cars of recent time. Besides, the information about his valuable assets including cars and house is still out of reach of media.   

Joe Thornton Early Life, Bio, Family, and Childhood

Joe Thornton was born on July 2, 1979, in St. Thomas, Ontario, Canada to Wayne Thornton and Mary Thornton. Additionally, he is a native of Canada and belongs to the white ethnic group. Also, he was born under the star sign Cancer. Moreover, he grew up along with his siblings, John Thornton, and Alex Thornton

The details about his early career are yet to be surfaced in the media; however, he was an avid athlete form his early childhood and has played for his school as well as the college team. 

Joe Thornton Professional Career

Joe last played for the team San Jose Sharks of the National Hockey League (NHL). Additionally, he was first drafted by the Boston Bruins in the 1997 NHL Entry Draft. Additionally, he also has played for the teams Boston Bruins and HC Davos. 

Additionally, Joe has managed to achieve alot playing for the national team of Canada. Some of his notable achievements in his playing career include a gold medal in the 2010 Winter Olympics, silver medal in the 2005 Men's Ice Hockey Championships, a gold medal in the 2004 World Cup of Hockey, and a gold medal in the 2016 World Cup of Hockey. 

Additionally, he played as an alternate captain for team San Jose Sharks while Joe Pavelski was the captain of the team. Also, he played along with his famous teammates such as Tomáš Hertl, Brent Burns, Logan Couture and many more.


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