Meet The Gorgeous Wives and Girlfriends of the NHL’s Best Players

Marriage is hard, and relationships take a lot of work to maintain. For athletes, marriage can be even more challenging because of their busy schedules and because they constantly travel to away games during playoff season. Despite these setbacks, many athletes succeed in maintaining fulfilling and happy marriages.

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In this article, we’ll introduce you to the beautiful ladies of some of the most prominent NHL stars. These Ice Queens have supported their men through thick and thin. You may recognize some of these WAGs from television, while others are too busy raising the next generation of NHL stars to work.

Elisha Cuthbert and Dion Phaneuf

Elisha Cuthbert is known for her portrayal of Kim Bauer in Fox’s series 24 and for playing Danielle in the popular romantic comedy The Girl Next Door. Before meeting Phaneuf, she also had a small role in the timeless classic Love Actually and starred in the horror flick House of Wax.

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Elisha was a hockey fan from a young age. She is originally Canadian and first met Dion Phaneuf, a fellow Canadian, in 2008. The star-studded couple dated for a few years before marrying in 2013. In 2017, the two welcomed their first child Zaphire into the world.

Nicole Arruda and Drew Doughty

Drew Doughty, alternate captain and defenseman for the Los Angeles Kings married his high school sweetheart. Doughty and his wife, Nicole Arruda, met in ninth grade when he tried to get her attention while playing goalkeeper at a soccer game. They were married in 2018 in Ontario, their home province.

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Nowadays, the couple lives in Los Angeles for Doughty’s job. Together they have two children, both adorable toddlers. Drew says that coming home to Nicole and his kids makes him so happy that he no longer stays awake all night thinking about games could have gone better.

Erin Andrews and Jarret Stoll

ESPN sportscaster Erin Andrews fell in love with Jarret Stoll while on the job! Stoll played for the L.A. Kings and the N.Y. Rangers and now works as a talent scout for the Kings. After dating four years, Stoll proposed to Andrews in 2016, and the couple was married in 2017.

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Andrews started working at ESPN in 2004; in 2012, she moved on to Fox Sports. Aside from her talents as a reporter, Andrew’s also came in third in Dancing With the Stars. Andrews is a survivor of cervical cancer, and the couple is trying to have kids using IVF.

Carrie Underwood and Mike Fisher

Carrie Underwood is such a renowned country singer that most people don’t know that she’s married to Mike Fisher, who used to play for the Ottawa Senators and the Nashville Predators. Carrie Underwood’s talents were first discovered when she sang on and won American Idol’s fourth season.

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Fisher was first introduced to Carrie in 2008 by her bassist Mark Childers who invited the hockey star backstage during a “meet and greet” of Underwood’s. A year later, Fisher proposed, and they were married in 2010. Underwood and Fisher have two sons together named Isaiah Michael and Jacob Bryan.

Anastasia Shubskaya and Alexander Ovechkin

Anastasia Shubskaya is a Russian model and film producer. Anastasia is the daughter of the late Vera Glagogeva, a well-known Soviet and Russian actress and film director. Anastasia’s father is shipping tycoon Kirill Shubskiy. Anastasia and Alexander first met when she was a teenager at the Beijing Olympics with her father.

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They regained contact and got engaged in 2015 after dating for a few months. The couple tied the knot in a small private ceremony in Russia, their home country. They have two beautiful sons, Sergei, born in 2018, and Ilya, who came into this world in 2020.

Stephanie Bergeron and Patrice Bergeron

Patrice and Stephanie Bergeron have taken on a challenge and split their time as a family between Quebec, Stephanie’s hometown, and Boston, where Patrice plays for the Bruins. Stephanie, Patrice’s wife, was born and raised in Canada and graduated from Laval University in Quebec. The couple started dating in 2006.

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The couple was married in 2013. Stephanie loves to support her husband’s career but lives a low-profile life, out of the public eye. She loves to care for their three children, Zack, born in 2015; Victoria, two years younger; and Noah, born a year after his sister.

Angela Price and Carey Price

Angela, the wife of Carey Price, a goalkeeper for the Montreal Canadiens, knew nothing about hockey when she first met her husband. She also thought Price wasn’t a great player because he wasn’t at his best at the first few games she watched. They were only 17 years old when they met.

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The couple got married in 2013, live in Quebec, and summer in Kelowna, British Columbia. They have three toddlers named Liv, Mille, and Lincoln. Angela started a hockey team called the Hab Nots for the wives of her husband’s team and has a lifestyle blog called By Angela.

Christina Sirignano and Matt Murray

Christina Sirignano is the wife of Ottawa Senators goalkeeper Matt Murray. The adorable couple was high school sweethearts. Both raised in Thunder Bay, Ontario, they’ve been dating since Murray’s days in the Ontario Junior Hockey League. Christina has always been a loyal supporter of her husband’s hockey career.

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The long-time couple was married in 2019 and live together in Ottawa, where Murray plays. The couple has a dog together. Sirignano sold a hockey stick of Murray’s and donated the proceeds to a local animal shelter. They recently had their first child, a baby girl, born in January 2021.

Lucy Cashin and Jake Gardiner

Lucy Cashin is the wife of Jake Gardiner, defenseman for the Carolina Hurricanes. She is a businesswoman, fitness instructor, and social media influencer. The two met in 2013 and, after four years together, were married in 2017. They held the beautiful ceremony in Minneapolis, Minnesota, Jake’s home state.

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The couple brought their first kid, Henry John, into the world in 2018. Since then, they’ve had another baby. Jake likes to spend his free time teaching Henry to use a hockey stick. We do not doubt that the cute tot will grow up to be a great player like his dad.

Kristy Muscolino and Corey Crawford

Corey Crawford married Kristy Muscolino in 2019. Crawford is a goalkeeper for the Chicago Blackhawks and invited a whole bunch of them to the wedding. Kristy and Corey began seeing each other in 2016. She is from Chicago and worked as an Executive Fashion Assistant and amateur model.

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In 2017 before they were married, the couple had their first child, a beautiful boy called Cooper. A year after their marriage, the happy couple had their second son, named Camden Emery. Having a big, happy family of four made Kristy’s dreams come true; all she ever wanted was to be a mother.

Emma Andersson and Henrik Zetterberg

Emma Andersson, the wife of Henrik Zetterberg, is better known in Sweden for her work as a musician and tv personality. Married for over ten years, Andersson and Zetterberg live in Michigan. Being both born and raised in Sweden, the two still summer there. Henrik recently retired as captain of the Detroit Redwings.

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Emma and Henrik began seeing each other in 2007 and became engaged a year later. The couple finally tied the knot in 2010. They had a beautiful ceremony in Mölle, Sweden, near the bride’s hometown. In 2015, the couple had their first child, a son named Love, pronounced Loo-VEY.

Anna Kasterova and Evgeni Malkin

Anna Kasterova, the wife of Evgeni Malkin, is a famous Russian television and media personality. Evgeni fell in love with her character on television and somehow got her phone number. Their relationship started over text message and stayed that way for a few years before their first meeting in person.

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He proposed in 2015, and the couple was married in 2016. A few months before their marriage, the couple had their first son, Nikita. Family is Anna’s priority, so she moved to Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, where her husband plays. Anna spends her time eating sweets and doing charity work.

Noureen DeWulf and Ryan Miller

Noureen DeWulf is the wife of former goalkeeper for the Buffalo Sabres, Ryan Miller. DeWulf is an American actress. She starred as Lacey on the television show Anger Management and played in quite a few box-office hits, such as Ocean’s Thirteen and Ghosts of Girlfriends Past.

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The couple was married in 2011 in Vancouver, where they live together. In 2015 Noureen gave birth to their first kid, Bodhu Ryan. Noureen hopes that Bodhu will follow in his father’s footsteps and become a hockey player. Recently, DeWulf has joined the season three cast of NBC’s Good Girls.

Susan Holder and Brent Burns

Susan Holder is the wife of defenseman and alternate captain for the San Jose Sharks, Brent Burns. Both Susan and Brent are originally Canadian, though they live in San Jose, where Burns plays. Susan proudly attends all Brent’s matches. The couple was together for years before getting hitched in 2009.

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Susan is a college graduate and worked for eBay before marrying Brent. They now have three children together. Their oldest daughter, Peyton, was born in 2011, followed by a son, Jagger, and another baby girl, Olivia, born in 2018. The couple shares a passion for pets and has a ton.

Sára Olivová and Petr Mrázek

Next up is the sporty duo of Sára Olivová and Petr Mrázek. Mrázek is the goalkeeper for the Carolina Hurricanes. The couple is from the Czech Republic and still summers in Prague every year. The two have been happily married for years. Sára herself is also a professional athlete.

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She is a beach volleyball player and currently plays partnered with Martina Williams. Olivová played for Georgia State University, where she got her bachelor’s degree. Since then, she has gone on to study nutrition and holistic health and now has her own health and nutrition business and blog.

Ellie Ottaway and Roman Josi

Ellie Ottaway is the wife of Roman Josi, captain of the Nashville Predators. Josi originally hails from Sweden and even won a silver medal for his home country in the 2010 Winter Olympics. Born in Michigan, Ellie spent her time modeling and playing music. The couple met in 2015.

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In 2019 Ellie and Roman were married in a beautiful, rustic ceremony in Nashville, Tennessee. Ellie has a degree in Music from Belmont University. Today, she focuses on her modeling career and has been featured in Sports Illustrated and even walked in the legendary Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show.

Jasmine Maggard and Cam Fowler

Cam Fowler, defenseman for the Anaheim Ducks, met his wife Jasmine Maggard at a friend’s bonfire while still in high school. The couple is both from Ann Arbor, Michigan. Ten years after they first met, Cam proposed to Jasmine. The couple’s dog, Beauford the Bernedoodle, helped Cam make his declaration even more special.

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Jasmine played soccer in high school and now enjoys SoulCycle and hiking. The happy couple made their love official in 2019. They were married in an intimate ceremony in their home state of Michigan. The newlyweds recently bought a house together in West Bloomfield, close to Detroit.

Brenna McGuire and Brandon Dubinsky

Brenna McGuire is the wife of Brandon Dubinsky, a native Alaskan who now plays for the Columbus Blue Jackets. Brenna is a model, who though born and raised in Wisconsin, met her husband while living in the same apartment building in Manhattan through mutual friends.

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Dubinsky and McGuire were engaged in 2011 while vacationing on the Yucatan Peninsula in Mexico. In 2012 the couple celebrated their wedding in Palm Beach, Florida. In 2014, Brenna and Brandon welcomed their first child into the world; an adorable baby boy called Brady Charles.

Alexa DelGreco and John Gibson

Alexa DeGreco and her husband John Gibson, a goalkeeper for the Anaheim Ducks, have known one another since they were five years old. The two even went to the same school throughout their childhood. They grew apart for a few years when he began his hockey career but reconnected as adults.

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The childhood sweethearts started dating in 2012. Less than four years later, John proposed to Alexa. The couple has said that they knew they were meant to be from the very beginning. They are dog people and own a Rottweiler, who is named Byron.

Kelly Williams and Justin Williams

Kelly Williams is the wife of Justin Williams. Justin is a former NHL player who is known for winning the Stanley Cup three times. Before his retirement in 2019, he played winger for the Philadelphia Flyers, Carolina Hurricanes, and the Los Angeles Kings.

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The Williams were married in August of 2006 and live in Cary, North Carolina. They now have two kids, thirteen-year-old Jaxon and ten-year-old Jade. Ever since his retirement, Justin has become a more hands-on father; he helps his kids with their homework and even coaches their sports teams!

Naomi Starr and David Krejčí

Naomi Starr is the wife of David Krejčí, who now plays for the Boston Bruins, but originally hails from the Czech Republic and has represented them in the Winter Olympics. David and Naomi, originally from Massachusetts, started dating in 2009 and tied the knot in 2014.

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The couple has two children together, a beautiful daughter named Elina, born a year after their wedding, and a son born in 2019. The morning of their son’s birth, David missed the Bruin’s practice, but he rallied and made it to that evening’s game; now that’s commitment!

Ashley Groissaint and Matt Duchene

Ashley Groissaint and Matt Duchene were married in a romantic ceremony in Colorado’s forests in 2017. The two reportedly dated for seven years before making their union official. Matt plays center for the Nashville Predators but is originally from Ontario, Canada.

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The romantic duo has two beautiful children together. Their first baby is a son named Beau David Newell, born in 2019, and their second, a daughter called Jaymes Olivia, who came into this world a year after her brother. The two are both devoted Christians.

Nicole Brown and Dustin Brown

Nicole Brown is the wife of Dustin Brown, right-winger for the Los Angeles Kings, who he has loyally played for since 2003. Dustin has also stayed loyal to Nicole since they two were just 15 years old. The long-time couple has four children and lives in Manhattan Beach, California.

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The generous couple is well known for their charity work and has been awarded for their community involvement. Their three sons, Jacob Austin, Mason, and Cooper Ellis, chip in with the family’s community outreach efforts, as does their lovely daughter Mackenzie.

Gena Lee Nolin and Cale Hulse

Gena Lee Nolin is the wife of Cale Hulse, a retired Canadian NHL defenseman. Gena herself was a successful actress and model before marrying Cale. She first landing on the small screen in 1994, playing one of Barker’s Beauties on The Price is Right.

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Nolin became well known for her 1995 role in Baywatch: Hawaiian Wedding, where she played the captivating Neely Capshaw. She and Hulse were married in Arizona in 2004. The impressive couple has two kids, Hudson, born in 2006, and Stella, two years younger than her brother.

Donya Lehner and Robin Lehner

Donya Lehner is the wife of Robin Lehner, a goalkeeper for the Vegas Golden Knights. Born and raised in Gothenburg, Sweden, Lehner moved to North America to play for the Ottawa Senators before moving on to the Golden Knights. The couple met in Sweden, though Donya is of Iranian descent.

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Donya and Robin were married in 2014. The couple has recently moved to Las Vegas with their two children. They have a son named Lennox, born in 2014, and a daughter named Zoe, who came into the world three years later.

Ksenia Vasilevskiy and Andrei Vasilevskiy

Ksenia met her husband, Andrei Vasilevskiy, on an airplane in 2009 when they were just 19 years old, and he was still playing in the Russian Junior Hockey League. The couple moved later to North America when Andrei transferred to the NHL; he now plays goalie for Tampa Bay Lightning.

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The couple was married in 2014 while they lived in NYC. Soon after the wedding, they had their first child, Lukas. While Ksenia was giving birth to their son, Andrei was playing hockey. He only found out that his son had been born when the game was over!

Petra Halák and Jaroslav Halák

Petra Halák, the wife of Jaroslav Halák, lives her life out of the public eye. Despite her husband’s success, goalkeeping for the Boston Bruins, she prefers to keep a low profile. Hailing from Slovakia, Jaroslav has played for his home country in the Winter Olympic Games.

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In 2012 Petra and Jaroslav began their happy marriage. The Slovakian couple has since given birth to two children, the oldest a daughter named Inna and the younger, a son called Nathan. They live in Massachusetts to spend time as a family and be close to Jaroslav’s team.

Véronique Larose and Marc-André Fleury

Véronique Larose is the wife of Marc-André Fleury, the goalkeeper for the Las Vegas Golden Knights. The French-Canadian couple met as adults and found out that they had grown up on the same street in Montreal. They were married in their home city in 2012.

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Larose also owns a clothing brand with Catherine LaFlamme. The collection is called Alex et Estelle and is meant for kids. Véronique and Marc-André are the proud parents of three, two girls and a boy. Véronique and Catherine’s brand is named after the two women’s kids. Estelle is the name of Marc and Véronique’s eldest.

Brandi Bodnar and Braden Holtby

Brandi Bodnar is the long-time partner of Braden Holtby, a goalkeeper for the Vancouver Canucks. The two dated for years before finally committing to marriage in 2013. The couple has two children together. Their oldest is named Benjamin Hunter, and their younger, Belle Scarlett.

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Before moving back to Canada, the family of four lived in Virginia. Brandi lives life out of the limelight but is active on social media, known for sharing pics of her beautiful family. Brandi is a stay home mom and has her hands full, taking care of their two kids and two tortoises!

Julie Leshkevich and Justin Abdelkader

Julie Leshkevich is the wife of Justin Abdelkader. Ever since he was drafted to the Detriot Red Wings in 2005, Justin has made a strong impression on the NHL. Julie studied at Michigan State University and later worked as a teaching assistant. The couple first met when she was in college.

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In 2016, Justin proposed to Julie at the historical Joe Louis Hockey Arena that once stood in downtown Detroit. A year later, the couple got married. The intimate ceremony was held atop the Detroit Opera House. The couple had their first kid in 2018.

Lucie Šafářová and Tomas Plekanec

Lucie Šafářová is the wife of Tomas Plekanec, who used to play for the Montreal Canadiens. He recently transferred to play as a center for Kometa Brno of the Czech Extraliga. His wife, Lucie Šafářová, is also a professional athlete. A renowned Tennis player, she holds seven singles titles and fifteen doubles titles.

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Two years ago, Lucie let her fans know that she was retiring from tennis to have a child. The couple welcomed their first kid, a girl named Lea, in 2019. Nowadays, Lucie spends her time mothering Lea, having left behind her life as an Olympic Medalist.

Lauren Oshie and T.J. Oshie

T.J Oshie, established NHL player for the Washington Capitals, is happily married to Lauren Cosgrove, now Oshie. Lauren is a college graduate and first met T.J in 2011, when the two were in college together. Four years later, in 2015, they were married.

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The happy couple has three children together that they raise in McLean, Virginia. Their oldest daughter, Lyla Grace, was born in 2014 and followed by her sister Leni Rose and brother Campbell. Lauren maintains a significant social media presence with over 215,000 loyal Instagram followers that she updates daily.

Melissa Shouldice and Gabriel Landeskog

Melissa Shouldice is the wife of Gabriel Landeskog, who is captain of the Colorado Avalanches. Hailing from Sweden, Gabriel met his Canadian wife while playing for the NHL. Melissa, who has a degree in psychology, is known to stay out of the limelight and live a private life.

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Melissa and Gabriel met when she was in college and tied the knot in 2018. The ceremony took place at The Resort on Pelican Hill in New Port Beach, California. Sidelined because of an injury, Gabriel was by his wife’s side when they welcomed their daughter Linnea Raw Landeskog into the world.

Tatiana Chara and Zdeno Chara

Tatiana Chara, the wife of Zdeno Chara, proves that these NHL wives are more than just beautiful bombshells. Tatiana met the Slovakian defenseman Zdeno in 1997 in Ottawa. She was working as a financial planner at the time. The couple married a decade later, in 2007.

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The two high achievers have three children together; twin boys named Ben and Zack and a daughter named Eliz Victoria. They currently reside in Massachusetts, where Zdeno has been busy getting his real estate license. Tatiana stays out of the public eye and spends her time raising their kids.

Sydney Esiason and Matt Martin

Sydney Esiason, the wife of Matt Martin, a winger for the New York Islanders, is no stranger to sports. Her father is “Boomer” Esiason, a former quarterback for the NFL, who now hosts a radio show on WFAN. Sydney has followed in his footsteps as a Sports Illustrated anchor and NHL host.

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Matt and Sydney seem to have a lot in common. They became engaged in 2018 and a year later were married. They gave birth to their daughter, Windsor Grace, in 2020. The couple is known for their community involvement and is active in raising money for local New York charities.

Ryanne Breton and Claude Giroux

This list wouldn’t be complete without mentioning Claude Giroux and Ryanne Breton. Ryanne’s husband Claude has been the loyal captain of the Philly Flyers since 2013. He proposed to Ryanne with a round-cut diamond ring in 2016. The lovely duo was married two years later.

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The wedding was held in Allentown, New Jersey, at a romantic estate. It was an intimate ceremony attended by the couple’s family and friends and their two dogs. Their family has kept growing since; the dog parents had a human baby boy named Gavin in 2019.

Liza Berg and Nicklas Backstrom

Nicklas Backstrom is an additional player from Sweden who is doing fantastic as a center for the Washington Capitals. Backstrom was even chosen as fourth overall in the 2006 NHL draft. Currently residing in Arlington, Virginia, he lives with his fiancé Liza Berg.

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The couple has three children together—a son named Vince, a daughter Haley, and a baby girl named Alizee. Backstrom was able to help Liza with the kids after Alizee was born since the 2020 Hockey season was postponed, but the couple was disappointed that his family couldn’t visit from Sweden.

Julianne Hough and Brooks Laich

Though no longer an item, without this former star-studded couple, this list wouldn’t feel complete! Dancer and actress Julianne Hough and former NHL star Brooks Laich seemed like the perfect couple. These two household names had never heard of each other before a mutual friend introduced them in 2013.

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After over a year of dating, Laich proposed to The Dancing with the Stars regular. The couple was married in 2017 in Lake Coeur d’Alene, Idaho. They never had children but did adopt three adorable dogs. After a few tumultuous years, the former lovebirds called it quits in 2020.

Tess Annique and Sheldon Souray

Sheldon Souray is notorious for his drama-filled dating life, maybe even more than his career as an NHL defenseman. The former hockey player has been with many famous ladies in his day. He was even married to actress and model Angelica Bridges, who played Taylor Walsh in Baywatch.

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After Angelica, Souray was briefly entangled with then WWE performer Barbara Blank or Kelly Kelly. Let’s wish Sheldon luck this time around; he proposed to his girlfriend, model Tess Anique, in 2020. Tess is known for her modeling, as well as her lifestyle website Wellness with Tess.

Melinda Karlsson and Erik Karlsson

Erik Karlsson hasn’t had a stable love life either. This defenseman for the San Jose sharks was divorced twice before meeting his current wife, Melinda. His last marriage, with Therese, ending in 2013. Melinda and Erik got married in 2017, but things haven’t been easy.

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The resilient couple went through some terrible personal tragedies before finally having a daughter in 2019. The two of them are also invested in community outreach and have started an anti-bullying charity called Can’t Dim My Light in Ottawa. Melinda herself had been cyberbullied in the past and was personally invested in the cause.

Tabea Pfendsack and Joe Thornton

The impressive, forty-year-old “Jumbo” Joe Thornton is still playing center for the Toronto Maple Leafs. When he was younger, he moved to Switzerland for a while, playing hockey there and even becoming a citizen. While living there, he met his now-wife, a Swiss woman named Tabea Pfendsack.

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They were married in Switzerland in 2009. The international couple has two lovely children, a boy and a girl named River and Alya. Tabea is a writer known for her children’s book “The Very Hairy But Not So Scary Mouse.” They currently live in Canada.

Emmeli Lindkvist and Rickard Rakell

Emmeli Lindkvist is the girlfriend of Rickard Rackell, winger of the Anaheim Ducks, winger Rickard Rakell. The couple is both originally from Sweden. Things aren’t always easy for the two because Emmeli is studying in Sweden. They spend most of their time apart, with Emmeli traveling back and forth.

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On holiday in Mexico, Rickard proposed to his long-time girlfriend. The couple was forced to cancel their dream wedding due to lockdown, but they plan to schedule a redo soon! Meanwhile, they spent the off-season in their new summer house in Sweden, with their two black Labradors, Stella and Heinz.

Ines Dominc and Anze Kopitar

One of the few Slovenian players in the National Hockey League, Anze Kopitar, is currently center for the Los Angeles Kings. He was the first Slovenian player to join the NHL, moving to America in 2006 and making history. A year before his big move, Kopitar began dating his wife, Ines Dominc.

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Ines is also from Slovenia and eventually immigrated to America to join her husband. The two were married in 2013 and brought their first child into the world in 2015. Soon after their daughter Neža’s birth, they had a second child, Jakob.

Elina Casell and Niklas Hjalmarsson

Elina Casell is the wife of Arizona Coyotes defenseman Niklas Hjalmarsson. The two Swedes have been married since 2013. Together they have a beautiful son, Theo. Elina was a successful model in Sweden before moving to the states with her husband.

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While living in Chicago, during Niklas’s time with the Blackhawks, Elina began her career as a fashion designer. She is now the Ceo of her company, called Elina Cassell, which designs clothing and bags for men and women. She is also the author of Dairy-Free, Paleo cookbook, Elina Eats.

Therese Andersson and Henrik Lundqvist

Another NHL couple that hails from Sweden is Therese Andersson and Henrik Lundquist. Known as “King Henrik,” Lundquist is pushing forty and somehow still winning as a goalkeeper for the Washington Capitals. Before DC, Henrik was a New York Ranger, known for winning eleven out of his twelve first seasons.

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Henrik and Therese became engaged in 2010 were married a year later. The couple has two beautiful daughters named Charlise and Juli; the girls are three years apart. These loving parents also run a nonprofit foundation dedicated to the health and education of underprivileged children and families.

Amanda Grahovec and Patrick Kane

If we’re honest, Patrick Kane has had a pretty wild life. While playing for the Chicago Blackhawks, this right-winger has won three Stanley Cups. But he has also developed quite a reputation, as an NHL bad boy, due to his numerous misdemeanors.

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Despite his quick temper, Kane and his girlfriend Amanda Grahovec live together in Chicago. They have been dating one another since 2010. Amanda has a bachelor’s in Interior Design from Harrington College and works in a private design firm. Patrick Kane III, the loving couple’s first child, a boy, was recently born.

Nathalie Asselin and Mario Lemieux

Mario Lemieux is among the top ten most influential NHL stars of the last 30 years. He was even nicknamed “the Magnificent One.” Since retiring in 2006, Mario has had more time to spend with his lovely wife. Nathalie Asselin and Mario were married back in 1993 and are still together.

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The long-lasting Canadian couple has four teenage children, Lauren, Stephanie, Austin, and Alexa, who currently live in Pennsylvania. Their son Austin seemed to be following in his father’s footsteps playing college Hockey at Arizona State but has recently retired from hockey and become a professional golfer.

Sanna Grundberg and Victor Hedman

Yet one more Swedish couple to join our list are hockey player Victor Hedman and his wife, Sanna Grundberg. Hedman is a long-time defenseman and alternate captain for Tampa Bay Lightning; he is considered one of the better defensemen in the NHL.

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Together since 2009, the loyal couple Sanna and Victor tied the knot in 2017. Though originally from Sweden, the two reside in Tampa to be close to Victor’s team. Together they have a baby boy named Rio, who was born in 2020. Victor has described fatherhood as “walking on clouds.”

Janet Jones and Wayne Gretzky

Wayne Gretzky is the one hockey player that even nonfans have heard of; considered the best NHL player in history, Gretzky is known as “The Great One.” Even though he’s retired, he and his wife, actress Janet Jones, deserve an honorable mention on this list.

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Janet’s first became known to the public as a contestant on Dance Fever in 1979. That’s how the beautiful actress met Wayne, who later joined as a judge on the show in 1984. The two talents soon got together and have been happily married since 1988. Together they have five children.

Sandra Porzio and Steven Stamkos

Sandra Porzio is the wife of Steven Stamkos, who plays center for Tampa Bay Lightning. Recently he became the team’s new captain. Stamkos and his wife were born in Canada but live in Florida at present. In 2017, Steven married the girl he’d loved since high school, Sandra.

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The long-time lovebird’s ceremony was held in Toronto at the beautiful Arlington Estate. Sandra wore an open-backed, white lace gown at the wedding, and Steven sported a navy suit. The couple has one son together, Carter, a baby boy who was born in 2019.

Brandy Johnson and Andrew Ladd

Andrew Ladd is a Canadian winger who plays for the New York Islanders. In 2011, Brandy Johnson and Andrew were married. Brandy is a Doctor of Optometry and studied at The New England College. The couple has three beautiful children and resides in New York.

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Brandy is highly involved in her husband’s career and served as a board member for the Winnipeg Jets True North Foundation when Ladd was playing for them. Together, Brandy and Andrew started the Ladd Foundation, a charity that supports many causes, mostly related to youth in need and the environment.

Mathilda Jansson and Viktor Stålberg

Before moving back to Sweden, Viktor Stålberg played for numerous teams in the League. He even won the Stanley Cup with the Chicago Blackhawks in 2013. Mathilda Jansson worked as a lingerie model in Sweden before marrying Viktor and was briefly rumored to have dated movie star, Leonardo DiCaprio.

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It seems that her sojourn with Leo did not last long. Viktor married the love of his life, Mathilda, in 2018. The beautiful couple has since had two children together; their oldest was born in 2017 and is named Vincent. The couple loves sharing photos of their beautiful family of four on Instagram.

Lauren Kyle and Conner McDavid

Conner McDavid has yet to have proposed to his girlfriend, Lauren Kyle. McDavid must be too busy being captain and center for the Edmonton Oilers. But Conner sure trusts his girl’s taste. He recently hired Lauren to design his new home. Lauren Kyle is the owner of an interior design company called Kyle & Co. Studio.

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The cute couple still doesn’t have kids, but they do have a furry baby! A Bernedoodle called Lenard. Currently based in Edmonton, Kyle is originally from Toronto and has always been a hockey fan. Her two brothers even played in high school.

Lucia Slaninkova and Tomas Tatar

Tomas Tater is a Slovakian left-winger who plays for the Montreal Canadiens. His gorgeous girlfriend is named Lucia Slaninkova. The two are keen on keeping their private lives private and don’t share much information about their relationship on social media, though their dog Lara has an Instagram page and is quite active.

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Lucia herself is also from Slovenia. She is a famous beauty pageant winner in her home country and even came in second place in the 2013 Miss Universe pageant. Slaninkova had over 64,000 Instagram followers. The beauty icon and influencer posts mostly about styling and makeup.

Kelly Tyson and Jacob Trouba

New York Ranger Jacob Trouba and his girlfriend Kelly Tyson met while at college in Ann Arbor, Michigan. They first saw each other at a Halloween party. Sadly, they broke up after graduation when Tyson moved to Australia to get her master’s degree.

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Jacob wasn’t ready to give Kelly up and flew out to visit her in Sydney, where they got back together. Nowadays, Kelly has moved back and is going to med school in Florida. She hopes to do her residency in New York and live near Jacob, who is highly supportive of her career.