Taylor Hall is a Canadian professional ice hockey left winger and alternate captain for the New Jersey Devils of the National Hockey League (NHL) since 2016. He was the first overall pick in the 2010 NHL Entry Draft selected by the Edmonton Oilers. Hall is regarded as one of the richest and a highly successful ice hockey players in NHL. From the start of his junior career, helping the Ontario Hockey League (OHL)it’s Windsor Spitfires to two consecutive Memorial Cup championships in 2009 and 2010. He was named the most valuable player of the Memorial Cup tournament both years. Hall was named to the NHL All-Star Game in 2011, 2016 and 2018. Hall won the Hart Memorial Trophy becoming the NHL’s most valuable player and first Devils player in franchise history to win the award.
What is Taylor Hall famous for?
Tylor Hall is a Canadian professional Ice-hockey player who is famous for being the tough left-winger and the alternate captain for the New Jersey Devils of the National Hockey League (NHL). In addition to that, he is widely known for being the longtime player for the Edmonton Oilers who drafted him first from an overall pick in the 2010 NHL Entry Draft.
Where is Taylor Hall born?
Hall was born as a Taylor Strba Hall in Calgary, Alberta, Canada, the only child of Steve Hall and Kim Strba on November 14, 1991. His father was a former Canadian Football League (CFL) player for the Winnipeg Blue Bombers, Toronto Argonauts and Ottawa Rough Riders in the mid-1980s, after which he was a member of the Canadian national bobsleigh team. His mother introduced him to organized hockey at age five while his father maintained a backyard rink every winter which Hall and his friends practiced relentlessly. Taylor is a Canadian by nationality and belongs to White ethnicity. His religion is Christianity and his zodiac is Scorpio. Later, His family moved to Kingston, Ontario, in 2005 where he started his minor ice hockey career and did his schooling. He attended school at Frontenac Secondary School and St. Anne Catholic High School.
What team is Taylor Hall on?
Taylor currently plays for the New Jersey Devils of the National Hockey League (NHL) as a left-winger and an alternate captain. He was first drafted by the Edmonton Oilers in the 2010 NHL Entry Draft. Taylor started his minor ice hockey career from the early age of 13 in 2004. Hall made his OHL( Ontario Hockey League ) junior hockey debut in 2007. Hall made his professional NHL debut on October 7, 2010, against the Calgary Flames, at Rexall Place with the team, Edmonton Oilers. Hall was named to the 2011 NHL All-Star Game as a rookie. Hall scored his first career NHL hat-trick on February 19, 2011, against the Atlanta Thrashers. Hall recorded his first career Gordie Howe hat-trick on March 3, 2011, in a 4–2 win against the Columbus Blue Jackets.
On August 21, 2012, Hall signed a new seven-year, $42 million contract with the Oilers worth an annual average value of $6 million. On February 22, 2013, he was given a two-game suspension by the NHL after a collision with Minnesota Wilds forward Cal Clutterbuck. On March 30, 2013, in a game against the Vancouver Canucks, Hall set a new franchise record by scoring a hat-trick just 7:53 into the game. Hall recorded his second career NHL hat-trick on December 5, 2013, in a 9–2 win over the Chicago Blackhawks. In 2016, Hall was named to his first NHL All-Star Game as a member of the Pacific Division team. On June 29, 2016, Hall was traded to the New Jersey Devils in exchange for Adam Larsson where he became the first player in Devils history to win the trophy. Hall was named an alternate captain for the Devils prior to the 2018–19 season. However due to his re-aggravated the knee injury on December 23, 2018. He was forced not to participate in the rest of the 2018-2019 season. As for his international career, Hall has won four gold medals and one silver in World Championships starting from 2008 to 2016.
What is Taylor Hall salary?
As of 2019, Hall has an estimated net worth over $25 million and his current average salary is $6 million. His major source of income is his ice hockey career. Currently, Taylor is in a 7-year contract with the Edmonton Oilers of $42 million contract with the Oilers worth an annual average value of $6 million. Moreover, he has earned approximately $44.7 million in his entire career, competing over 10 seasons in the National Hockey League(NHL). Likewise, he also earns from several endorsements. Further, details regarding his cars, houses and other businesses are still under review.
Who is Taylor Hall girlfriend?
The talented Canadian ice hockey player, Taylor is not married yet however, he is in a romantic relationship with his longtime beautiful girlfriend, Rachel Rush. They have not revealed anything more about their love life like how they first met and when. Also they haven’t disclosed their wedding date. Likewise, they don’t seem to have any children as well. Observing from his social profile, he seems to be a very loving boyfriend to his girlfriend as he posts several shots of their life together. One of the posts reveals the couple cuddling around Miami Beach, Florida, enjoying their vacation together. Not much is known about his girlfriend profile as well as Hall’s other dating records. As of now, the duo is very happy with their ongoing romance life and there is no sign of their separation.
How tall is Taylor Hall?
One of the richest NHL players, Taylor Hall has a tall height of 6 ft 1 inch. Taylor goes gym regularly that’s why he has made his body very muscular and well built. He has maintained a balanced weight of around 93 kg in proportionate with his tall height. The alternate captain of New Jersey Devils has brown color hair and hazel eyes. Further information regarding his body measurements, dress size, and shoe size is still under review. He has a straight sexual orientation.