Matthew Duchene Bio, Affair, In Relation, Net Worth, Ethnicity, Salary, Age

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Matthew Duchene: Biography in Details

Who is Matthew Duchene?

Matthew Duchene is a Canadian professional ice hockey player. He currently plays as a center-forward for the Colorado Avalanche of the National Hockey League (NHL). Matthew is also an alternate captain of the team. He won a gold medal with Canada at the 2014 Winter Olympics.

What are the birth facts of Matthew Duchene?

Matthew Duchene was born on January 16, 1991, in Ontario, Canada. He is a Canadian by nationality and he is of North American ethnicity.

His birth name is Matthew Duchene. He is the son of Canadian parents Vince Duchene(father) and Chris Duchene(mother). He has a sister named Jess Duchene.

Matthew Duchene: Education History

He went to Turner Fenton Secondary School for his education which is located in Brampton, Ontario. It is also known as the Peel District School board’s largest high school in the Peel region.

Matthew Duchene: Professional Life and Career

Matthew grew up playing minor hockey in the Ontario Minor Hockey Association (OMHA)’s Central Ontario Wolves. He also spent his early hockey years playing for his hometown Haliburton Huskies before moving up to the AAA level. After the 2006–07 season with the Wolves, Brampton Battalion selected him in the first round of the 2007 OHL Priority Selection. Entering the 2009 NHL Entry Draft, NHL Central Scouting Bureau named him second overall among North American skaters.

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Matthew was selected third overall by Colorado Avalanche in the 2009 NHL Entry Draft. He got his first career NHL point in his Avalanche debut on October 1, 2009, against the San Jose Sharks. Since then, he plays for the Colorado Avalanche. He agreed to a five-year, $30 million contract extension with the club on July 18, 2013. He then became the alternate captain of the team on October 13, 2016. With the club, he has an annual salary of 6 million dollars.

Duchene made his international debut at the 2008 World U-17 Hockey Challenge and won the gold medal. The same year, he was named to Canada’s under-18 team for the 2008 IIHF World U18 Championships. After that, he was selected as captain at the 2008 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Tournament in August. Matthew won gold medals in both tournaments. He has represented Team Canada in other several tournaments.

Matthew Duchene: Salary and Net Worth

As of 2023, he has a net worth of $30 million and his salary is $6 million/year.

Matthew Duchene: Rumors and Controversy

Currently, there are no desperate rumors regarding his personal and professional life. It seems he is doing his best job without harming others and has been a straight person in his life, for which he has not been in any controversy yet.

Matthew Duchene: Description Of Body Measurement

Matthew Duchene has a height of 5 feet 9 inches. He weighs 91kg. He has dark brown hair and hazel brown eyes.

Is Matthew Duchene active on social media?

Matthew has been active on Instagram and Twitter. Besides these, he is not active on Facebook. His Instagram account holds more than 168k followers while his Twitter has more than 329.4k followers.

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Matthew Duchene’s Birthday Dates

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2024 January Tuesday
2025 January Thursday
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2028 January Sunday

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