P.K. as he is popularly known, is one of the ice hockey most interesting defense lines in recent memory. His electrifying play on the ice has made him one of the most sorts after players in the ice hockey world.
If you are interested in knowing how the Predator star is faring on, both on-ice and off-ice, we got you covered. We have provided detailed information about Suban personal affairs and career achievements.
P.K. Subban Bio: Age, Early Life, Parents
P.K. was born to Caribbean immigrant Karl and Maria Subban on May 13, 1989, in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Even though his father was a school principal, his family is now known for hockey thanks to him and his two brothers, Jordan and Malcolm who are also professional hockey players.
It is revealed that his father also grew up in Jamaica wanting to play high-level cricket. At the age of 11, he moved to Ontario where he became a staunch hockey fan, particularly the Montreal Canadiens and their goaltender, Ken Dryden fan. P.K.’s mother is an athlete too. She once won a gold medal at the Ontario Championship 4×100 relay.
P.K. is the third born among the Subban family of five children. His two older sisters Nastassia and Natasha, are teachers in Toronto. But being a sports family, the sisters are not left behind either. Nastassia was ranked York University’s second-best all-time basketball scorer.
P.K. Subban Dating History And Marriage Details
P.K. Subban and Olympic skier gold medalist Lindsey Vonn began dating publicly in June 2018. However, the relationship is said to have started a year before they made it public.
It lasted only 3 years before they both confirmed a breakup in their Twitter accounts.
According to Vonn, “over the last three years, P.K. and I have had some fantastic times together. He is such a good man and I respect him. However, after much consideration, we have decided to forge ahead with our lives separately. We will remain friends and love each other immensely. We, therefore, ask you to respect our privacy during this time.”
P.K. on his side also confirmed that they have decided to move on separately. He also acknowledged that Vonn is one of the most caring and loving people he knows.
P.K. ‘s previous relationship before he met Vonn has not been revealed. In addition, his love affair after parting ways with Vonn remains a secret.
On her side, Linsey was married to her fellow 2002 Olympian Thomas Vonn from 2007 until 2013. Just before she met Subban, she also dated star golfer Tiger Woods from 2013 to 2015.
P. K. Subban Career Details
He began his hockey career with Belleville in the Ontario Hockey League (OHL). He did a fantastic job helping Belleville to the cup final which they lost to Kitchener Rangers.
Two weeks after his last junior games, he signed an entry-level contract with the Montreal Canadians of NHL but he began the 2009 – 2010 season by Hamilton Bulldogs of AHL. However, he was recalled from Hamilton during the first-round Stanley Cup playoff against Washington Capital.
In 2013, he won the Noris trophy as the NHL’s top defender. Previously, he was a member of Canada’s junior international team and won two world junior championships.
P.K. started playing defense when he was traded to the Nashville Predators in exchange for defenceman Sheer Weber. For that reason, he had to fill the gap left by the defender. P.K. never disappointed as he helped the Predators advance to the Stanley Cup finals against Pittsburgh. He finished the postseason with 12 points in 22 games.
As an Ice Hockey player, P.K. won several awards, including:
- NHL 2nd all-star team 2018
- NHL 1st All Steam 2015
- NHL 1st All Stir-Team & James Norris Memorial Trophy 2013
- OHL All-Rookie Team 2011
- AHL President’s Award 2010
- AHL All-Rookie-Team 2010
- AHL 1st All-Star Team 2009
P. K. Subban Net Worth
an $11 million salary and $1.5 million from endorsement. That is why Forbes ranks him as the seventh highest-paid player in the hockey league.
His net worth is estimated to be $25 million as of January 2021. This is likely to improve as P.K. continues to sign endorsement deals with top brands including, Air Canada, Gatorade, Samsung among others.