A professional ice hockey player from Canada is named for Carter Hart. His playing position is a goaltender. He is playing for the current team, Philadelphia Flyers of the National Hockey League (NHL) who was drafted in the second round, 48th overall, of the 2016 NHL Entry Draft by the Flyers, the first goaltender selected that year. Previously, he played junior hockey with the Everett Silvertips of the Western Hockey League (WHL). he began his career with Everett Silvertips in 2014-2015 WHL season. He was part of the gold-medal-winning Canadian team at the 2015 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Tournament. On 29th April 2019, he was officially named to the Team Canada roster for the 2019 IIHF World Championship. Additionally, he was selected to goaltend for Canada at the 2017 World Junior Ice Hockey Championships, winning silver and was again selected for Team Canada at the 2018 World Junior Ice Hockey Championships, this time winning gold. His shirt number/jersey number is 79. Overall, he is a very talented ice hockey player.
Flyers’ Carter Hart: Starts series with a win
Carter Hart provides early birthday gift as Flyers beat Canadiens in Game 1 of 1st-round NHL playoff series. He delivered a big performance Wednesday night to help the Flyers earn a 2-1 win over the Canadiens in Game 1 of their best-of-seven first-round playoff series at Scotiabank Arena in Toronto. He stopped 27 of 28 shots in Wednesday’s 2-1 win over the Canadiens in Game 1. He carried over his high-quality play from the qualifying round, allowing just a single goal for the third straight game; all of which were wins. Only a Shea Weber power-play tally on a rebound beat Hart on Wednesday. The 21-year-old netminder is as locked in as they come; he’ll likely tend the twine again in Friday’s Game 2. He was a lifesaver with 16 second-period saves and finished with 27 stops on 28 shots. Through three games in the tournament, Hart is 3-0-0 with 84 saves on 87 shots.
- For being a Canadian professional ice hockey goaltender.
- Being a player for the Philadelphia Flyers of the National Hockey League (NHL).
What is the Birthplace of Carter Hart?
Carter Hart was born on 13th August 1998 in Sherwood Park, Alberta, Canada. He holds Canadian nationality and his ethnicity is Canadian-White. His race is White. As of 2020, he celebrated his 22nd birthday. His Zodiac sign is Leo and his religion is Christian. He was born to his parents; John (father) and Shauna Hart (mother). His father is a business owner while his mother is a school secretary. He also has a sibling; younger sister named Sarah Hart. Information about his education is under review.
For which team, Carter Hart is playing for?
- At the age of 16, Carter Hart initially began an ice hockey career recording a 26-save shutout for Everett Silvertips win over the Seattle Thunderbirds in the 2014-2015 WHL season.
- He finished his rookie season with an 18-5-2-3 record, a 2.29 goals-against average (GAA) and a .915 save percentage, and also he was part of the gold-medal-winning Canadian team at the 2015 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Tournament.
- In the 2016 NHL Entry Draft, he was even considered one of the top goaltender prospects; was named the top available North American goaltender in 2016 midterm rankings by NHL Central Scouting and was named the CHL Goaltender of the Year for 2016 as of 28th May 2016.
- Finishing the season 2016 being the second-ranked North American goaltender in the NHL Central Scouting final rankings, he was drafted 48th overall in the 2016 NHL Entry Draft by the Philadelphia Flyers where he signed an entry-level contract with the Flyers on 2nd October 2016.
- With the team Philadelphia Flyers, he was named both the WHL Player of the Year and Goalie of the Year for the 2017-18 WHL season after he compiled a 1.60 GAA, a 0.947 save percentage, and seven shutouts.
- He was named CHL Goaltender of the Year for the second time.
- He was the first goaltender in CHL history to win the award twice.
- In the season 2017-2018, he was named WHL Goalie of the Year.
- In parts of five seasons, he made a 116-46-19 record, with a 2.01 GAA, a .927 save percentage, and 26 shutouts, the latter tied for most in CHL history as a junior.
- Beginning the professional career in season 2018-2019, with Philadelphia Flyers; he made his NHL debut the following day in a 3-2 win over the Detroit Red Wings and was named the first star of the game becoming the youngest goaltender since Carey Price to win in his NHL debut and the youngest ever in Flyers history.
- Against the Winnipeg Jets, he recorded his fourth straight win as an NHL starter becoming the first goaltender since Steve Mason to record four straight wins as a starter before the age of 21 on 28th January. Additionally, he was named NHL Rookie of the Month for January 2019 and later named the NHL Second Star of the Week for the week of February 4 after going 3-0-0 and extending his win streak to six.
- He also became the youngest goaltender in Flyers franchise history to record a shutout, doing so at the age of 21 years, 57 days by defeating the New Jersey Devils by a score of 4-0 in Philadelphia’s home opener.
- He later missed nine consecutive games due to lower right abdominal muscle strain (injury) during practice. It was on the 15th of January 2020.
- Later, he returned on 10th February playing against Florida Panthers in a 4-1 win.
- After that, he made his postseason debut on 2nd August winning a round-robin game against the Presidents’ Trophy-winning Boston Bruins 4-1.
- He also made 34 saves in the win and became the youngest Flyers goaltender to win a game in the postseason.
- Regarding his international play, he selected to goaltend for Canada at the 2017 World Junior Ice Hockey Championships (winning silver) and at the 2018 World Junior Ice Hockey Championships (winning gold) where he recorded a .929 save percentage, 1.81 goals-against average, and 1 shutout in 6 games played.
- He was named to the Team Canada roster for the 2019 IIHF World Championship on 29th April 2019 where he collected 3 wins in as many games to help Canada progress through to the playoff rounds before losing the final to Finland to finish with the Silver Medal on 26th May 2019.
Awards, Achievements, and Honours of Carter Hart
- CHL Goaltender of the Year for 2016
- WHL Player of the Year and Goalie of the Year for the 2017-2018 WHL season
- Rookie of the Month (January 2019)
- NHL Rookie of the Month (January 2019)
- Second Star of the Week (4th February 2019)
Who is Carter Hart DATING?
Carter Hart’s marital status is unmarried and he is still to get married. He is assumed to be single at present as there is no rumors about him dating anyone. There is also no details about his past relationship records. He likes to keep his personal life private hence information about his dating life is not available. He is living a happy life being single. He is straight by sexual orientation and he is not gay.
How much is Carter Hart’s Salary as of 2020?
Carter Hart is a professional ice hockey goaltender. Beginning his career since the 2014-2015 season, till now, he has accumulated a huge amount of money. He signed a 3 year / $2,775,000 contract with the Philadelphia Flyers, including a $277,500 signing bonus, $2,775,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $925,000. The net worth of Carter Hart is estimated to have between $1 Million-$5 Million as of 2020. His exact net worth is still being calculated. His major source of earning is from an ice hockey career and he is satisfied with his earnings.
How tall is Carter Hart?
Carter Hart is a very handsome person with a charming personality attracting a lot of people towards him. He stands tall at a height of 6 ft 2 in or 188 cm with a balanced body weight of 180 lb or 82 KG. His body build is athletic. He has got a pair of light blue eyes and his hair color is blonde. Overall, he has got a healthy body.