Camye paid player NHL 2014

10 highest paid players in the NHL over the last year earned a total of $ 121 million on ice and advertising. The most successful of these was the frontline Pittsburgh Penguins Sidney Crosby with an income of $ 16, 5 million in the current season. The top 10 also were two Russians Alexander Ovechkin and Pavel Datsyuk.

Clubs prosperous NHL every year becoming more generous with an average league teams cost was about $ 490 million, rising from last year by almost 20%. The rankings take into account both the earnings of players on the ice, and other income.

Sidney Crosby

Camye paid player NHL 2014

Revenue: $ 16, 5 million

Salary in the club: $ 12 million

Advertising contracts: $ 4, 5 million

27-year-old striker tsentalny from Canada - the most expensive NHL player, despite a series of injuries he had received in recent years. In Sochi, it became a two-time Olympic champion, having thrown the puck in the final match. Pittsburgh Penguins, where Crosby is the captain, two years in a row went to the Stanley Cup finals. Krosbli at age 21 became the youngest NHL captain to win the Cup.

The new 12-year contract with the "Penguins' Crosby signed in 2012, entered into force since the season 2013/2014 and is priced at $ 104, 4 million. In the first three seasons of hockey will receive $ 12 million annually. Thanks to a promotional contract with Reebok, Gatorade, Tim Horton's and Sport Chek, Crosby's total revenue this year is $ 16, 5 million.

Shea Weber

Camye paid player NHL 2014

Revenue: $ 14, 1 million

Salary in the club: $ 14 million

Advertising contracts: $ 100,000

Of all the participants of a rating earns the most on the ice 29-year-old captain of Nashville Predators, one of the best defenders in the NHL today, Shea Weber. Olympic champion in 2010 and 2014, the 2007 World Champion of the year as part of the Canadian national team concluded the US $ 110 million contract with the "Nashville" for 14 years, and in the season of 2013-2014 deal brought the player $ 14 million (the same amount he will receive annually over the next three years) . Another $ 100,000 over the past year he earned on advertising contracts.

Alexander Ovechkin

Camye paid player NHL 2014

Revenue: $ 14 million

Salary in the club: $ 10 million

Advertising contracts: $ 4 million

Alexander Ovechkin, the leader of the Washington Capitals, was the first of the Russians, who took the torch with the Olympic flame Sochi 2014 in Greece. He made his debut for the Russian national team at age 17 and thus became the youngest player in the team's history. Now the 29-year-old hockey player operates a record contract in NHL history - in 2008, he signed an agreement for $ 124 million over 13 seasons. He has a solid list of advertising contracts - deals with Nike, Bauer, Gillette, Upper Deck and Coca-Cola brought the sportsman for the last year $ 4 million.

Zach Parise

Camye paid player NHL 2014

Revenue: $ 11, 8 million

Salary in the club: $ 11 million

Advertising contracts: $ 800,000

30-year-old midfielder Minnesota Wild can be called hereditary hockey player - his father was a member of Hockey Summit Series in 1972 and played for Team Canada against the Soviet Union. Zack himself was a member of an all-star match in 2009, and in 2014 led the US hockey team at the Olympics in Sochi. Salary "attack Zack" in the last season was $ 11 million, another $ 800,000 was brought to him advertising Polo, Ralph Lauren, Chobani and beverage Got chocolate milk.

Henrik Lundqvist

Camye paid player NHL 2014

Revenue: $ 11, 7 million

Salary in the club: $ 11mln

Advertising contracts: $ 700,000

Revenues Swedish goalie Henrik Lundqvist took off even before the New York Rangers in the Stanley Cup final in 2014, although the "rangers" were there for the first time in the last 20 years, largely due to the fact that the "King Henrik" stood at their gates. Even six months before 31-year-old Lundqvist became the highest-paid NHL goaltender, signing a seven-year contract for $ 41, 5 million. After inhuman goalkeeper efforts Cup final against the background of unimportant game, "Rangers", it became clear that the Swedish "The Beast" has fulfilled his salary to last cent. Current advertising contracts Lundqvist include Samsung, Procter & Gamble, Pfizer and Bauer. In addition, the goalkeeper is the co-owner of the restaurant Tiny's & the Bar Upstairs.

Ryan Suter

Camye paid player NHL 2014

Revenue: $ 11, 2 million

Salary in the club: $ 11mln

Advertising contracts: $ 150 000Cuter joined the Minnesota Wild as a free agent on the eve of the season 2012-2013, signing a 13-year contract for $ 98 million in 2013 on the hockey ice, earned $ 12 million in 2014, the amount was reduced to $ 11 million, and.. in the next five years, annual payments will be reduced to $ 9 million. in the last two seasons Suter will receive from the club $ 1 million a year.

Another $ 125 000Cuteru brought a promotional contract with Gillette. Manufacturer razors mobilized the whole family Suter in the Olympic advertisement. Ryan and his Uncle Gary - silver medalist, and his father Bob, who died this year, became the Olympic champion US team composed of ice hockey in 1980. Ryan - member of National Hockey League All-Star Game in 2012, in Vancouver was an alternate captain of the US team.

Vincent Lecavalier

Camye paid player NHL 2014

The total income of $ 11 million

Salary in the club: $ 10, 8 million

Advertising contracts: $ 250 000Cluhi resignation from the club Lecavalier Tampa Bay Lightning, with which a hockey player 11-year contract for $ 85 million has acted since 2007, appeared in June 2013 during one of the lockout in the NHL. As a result, they confirmed and Philadelphia Flyers club bought the player at the Tampa Bay Lightning. The player has been offered compensation for the transfer of $ 32, 7 million over 14 years. Under the terms of the contract with a new club, the 34-year-old center-forward will annually receive $ 6 million from the Flyers and $ 4, 76 million of compensation agreements from Tampa. Among the advertising contracts have Liquid, Reebok Upper Deck and Panini. Lecavalier took sixth place in the ranking of active players in career abandoned washers.

Pavel Datsyuk

Camye paid player NHL 2014

Revenue: $ 10, 3 million

Salary in the club: $ 10 million

Advertising contracts: $ 300,000

In 2013, the player of the Russian team agreed with the Detroit Red Wings terms of the new contract, securing a place in the top ten most expensive players in the NHL, and putting an end to rumors about his imminent return to Russia. A contract worth $ 22, 5 million for three years and will be valid until the end of season 2016/17. In "Wings," for which Datsyuk acts since 2001, he is the second captain. At the Winter Olympics in Sochi 2014 ice hockey, which has in its list of the premium bronze Olympics in Salt Lake City, was the captain of the Russian national team.

Claude Giroux

Camye paid player NHL 2014

Revenue: $ 10, 3 million

Salary in the club: $ 10 million

Advertising contracts: $ 250,000

Philadelphia Flyers chartered their captain for another eight years, signing with them in 2013 a contract for $ 66, 2 million. In the first season of the 2014-15 hockey player to earn $ 10 million over the next four Claude Giroux get another for $ 9 million. Giroux got in the match list NHL all star 2011 year, and in June 2012, the striker became the face of EA Sports NHL13 game. Last year, Giroux has received "bronze", hitting the three best players in the NHL.

Phil Kessel

Camye paid player NHL 2014

Revenue: $ 10, 3 million

Salary in the club: $ 10 million

Advertising contracts: $ 250,000

In 2013, Phil Kessel signed a new eight-year contract worth $ 64 million with the Toronto Maple Leafs. Under the agreement, the first year he will receive $ 10 million. 27-year-old striker, who for four consecutive years was the leader of the club in scoring of goals, and in 2011 took part in the match of the NHL stars. Last season he scored 37 goals and finished fifth overall in the most productive NHL players.