Markus Granlund Biography

( 1993 - )
February 14, 2019
First published on:February 14, 2019
by Jorden

Facts of Markus Granlund

Date of Birth: 1993, April 16
Age: 26 years old
Birth Nation: Finland
Height: 6 Feet
Birth Name Kari Markus Granlund
Birth Place Oulu, Finland
Famous Name Markus Granlund
Horoscope Aries
Father Vesa Granlund
Mother Minna Granlund
Net Worth $3 million
Salary $1,475,000
Past Team Calgary Flames
Siblings Mikael Granlund
Contract 1 year / $1,475,000
Career Earnings $6,955,171
Weight 83 kg
Position in Team Center
Current team Vancouver Canucks
Nationality Finnish
Ethnicity White
Profession ice hockey player
Currently Working For Vancouver Canucks

Markus Granlund is a Finnish professional ice hockey player who plays in the National Hockey League (NHL). As of 2019, Kari Markus Granlund currently plays for the Vancouver Canucks as their Center. Kari Markus Granlund has played for other teams like Calgary Flames.


Playing as a Center, Kari Markus Granlund reportedly earns around $1,475,000 as his yearly salary from Vancouver Canucks. Further, he has an estimated net worth of over $3 million.

Markus Granlund Contract, Salary, and Net Worth

As of 2019, Kari Markus Granlund has an estimated net worth of over $3 million similar as that of Jeff O'Neill. Markus has an average salary of $1,475,000 annually with a cap hit of $1,475,000. He has so far made earnings of $6,955,171 from his entire NHL career.

He reportedly signed a one-year contract worth $1,475,000 contract with Vancouver Canucks on June 22, 2018, and the contract further includes a guaranteed sum of $1,475,000.

Markus signed a contract worth $2.775 million for three years with the Calgary Flames in 2013 and later moved to Canucks on a two-year contract worth $1.8 million in 2016.

Markus Granlund's Personal Life

The 23 years old Canucks players haven't shared about his affair/relationship details with the general public on media.

So far there are no rumors and controversies regarding his probable wife/spouse/girlfriend. Markus might have a girlfriend or not since it cannot be confirmed.

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There are posts of Markus with a girl on his official Instagram account but it cannot be said that she is his girlfriend because he hasn't confirmed that since he keeps his personal life a bit far from the media attention.

Moreover, no news are published on media claiming that he is married or engaged so we can't say that he is a married man.

In addition to his playing career, he is also a social media star having a huge number of following on his official accounts. Markus has a charming personality including a height of 6 feet and a weight of 83 kilograms.

Markus Granlund Bio and Early Life

As per his wiki, Kari Markus Granlund was born on 16 April 1993, in Oulu, Finland to parents Vesa Granlund and Minna Granlund.

As per his nationality, he is Finnish and belongs to the White ethnic group and his star sign is Aries. Markus spent his childhood along with his brother Mikael Granlund.

Markus Granlund's Professional Career

Markus began his NHL playing career after being drafted in the 2011 NHL Entry Draft by Calgary Flames and later signed a contract for three years on 19 April 2013.

Besides NHL, he also played in the American Hockey League for the Abbotsford Heat and SM-liiga.

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After playing with the Calgary for five seasons, Markus was traded to Vancouver for Hunter Shinkaruk on February 22, 2016, and he re-signed the contract worth $1.4 million on June 22, 2018. Besides him,  on the list of famous Center NHL players includes Ryan Kesler.

Some of the popular NHL players currently playing for the Vancouver Canucks include Alex Biega and forward player Loui Eriksson,

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