Top 20 Hockey celebrities in Russia

Here is the latest list of the world's top 20 Hockey celebrities [Updated December 7, 2022].

1. Pavel Bure

Pavel Bure net worth 2020
Pavel Bure was born on March 31, 1971 in Moscow, Russia.
He was recognized as a 2012 inductee into the International Ice Hockey Federation.

Net Worth 2020: $70 Million

2. Alexander Ovechkin

Alexander Ovechkin net worth 2020
Alexander Ovechkin was born on September 17, 1985 in Russia.

Net Worth 2020: $60 Million


Salary 2020: $9 Million


Alexander Ovechkin Salary
In 2008, 22 year old Alexander Ovechkin signed a 13-year $124 million contract extension with the Washington Capitals. His annual salary is $9 million.

3. Ilya Kovalchuk

Ilya Kovalchuk net worth 2020
Ilya Kovalchuk was born in Tver, Russia.
He signed a 15-year, $100 million contract in 2010 after a 17-year, $102 million contract was rejected by the league, but ended his NHL career before even reaching the midpoint of his contract.

Net Worth 2020: $60 Million

4. Evgeni Malkin

Evgeni Malkin net worth 2020
Evgeni Malkin was born on July 31, 1986 in Magnitogorsk, Russia.
He was selected 2nd overall in the 2004 NHL Draft, one pick behind fellow Russian superstar Alexander Ovechkin.

Net Worth 2020: $50 Million

5. Sergei Gonchar

Sergei Gonchar net worth 2020
Sergei Gonchar was born on April 13, 1974 in Chelyabinsk, Russia.
During his time in Washington, he was one of the league's premier offensive defenders, netting a career-high 26 goals in 2001-02 and dishing out a personal best 49 assists in 2002-03.

Net Worth 2020: $44 Million

6. Alexei Kovalev

Alexei Kovalev net worth 2020
Alexei Kovalev was born on February 24, 1973 in Russia.
He was the first Russian-born player to be drafted in the first round, and one of the first to have his name on the Stanley Cup.

Net Worth 2020: $43 Million

7. Alexei Yashin

Alexei Yashin net worth 2020
Alexei Yashin was born on November 5, 1973 in Russia.
He played his last four seasons in the KHL before retiring in 2012.

Net Worth 2020: $42 Million

8. Nikolai Khabibulin

Nikolai Khabibulin net worth 2020
Nikolai Khabibulin was born on January 13, 1973 in Russia.
He became the first Russian goaltender to win the Stanley Cup.

Net Worth 2020: $40 Million

9. Sergei Fedorov

Sergei Fedorov net worth 2020
Sergei Fedorov was born on December 13, 1969 in Pskov, Russia.
He had his best season in 1993-94, tallying 56 goals and 64 assists for the Red Wings.

Net Worth 2020: $40 Million

10. Sergei Zubov

Sergei Zubov net worth 2020
Sergei Zubov was born on July 22, 1970 in Russia.
He was never a flashy player, with just three All-Star appearances, but he was always dependable in the defensive zone.

Net Worth 2020: $36 Million

11. Andrei Markov

Andrei Markov net worth 2020
Andrei Markov was born on December 20, 1978 in Russia.
Despite having played for the Canadiens for several years prior, he did not become a Canadian citizen until 2010.

Net Worth 2020: $35 Million

12. Vladimir Tarasenko

Vladimir Tarasenko net worth 2020
Vladimir Tarasenko was born on December 13, 1991 in Yaroslavl, Russia.
He played six seasons in the Kontinental Hockey League before making his NHL debut in 2012.

Net Worth 2020: $20 Million

13. Valeri Bure

Valeri Bure net worth 2020
Valeri Bure was born on June 13, 1974 in Moscow, Russia.

Younger brother of NHL great Pavel Bure. He played 10 seasons in the NHL after being selected 33rd overall in the 1992 NHL Draft by the Montreal Canadiens.

He and his wife had a short-lived restaurant in Florida and then started their own winemaking business.

Net Worth 2020: $14 Million

14. Andrei Vasilevskiy

Andrei Vasilevskiy net worth 2020
Andrei Vasilevskiy was born on July 25, 1994 in Tyumen, Russia.
He helped Russia win the 2014 IIHF World Championship and was awarded the Order of Honour by the Russian Federation after his team's triumph.

Net Worth 2020: $8 Million

15. Sergei Bobrovsky

Sergei Bobrovsky net worth 2020
Sergei Bobrovsky was born on September 20, 1988 in Novokuznetsk, Russia.
He was never drafted into the NHL but joined the Philadelphia Flyers in 2010.

Net Worth 2020: $8 Million

16. Pavel Datsyuk

Pavel Datsyuk net worth 2020
Pavel Datsyuk was born on July 20, 1978 in Yekaterinburg, Russia.
He was awarded the Selke Trophy for the league's top defensive forward three straight years from 2008 to 2010. He announced his retirement from the NHL in 2016, citing a desire to play in the KHL in his native Russia.

Salary 2020: 5 million USD (2016)

17. Evgeny Kuznetsov

Evgeny Kuznetsov net worth 2020
Evgeny Kuznetsov was born on May 19, 1992 in Chelyabinsk, Russia.
He won a gold medal representing Russia at the 2012 Ice Hockey World Championships.

Salary 2020: 3.4 million USD (2020)

18. Dmitri Kulikov

Dmitri Kulikov net worth 2020
Dmitri Kulikov was born on October 29, 1990 in Russia.
In 2014, he signed an over four-million-dollar annual contract with the Florida Panthers.

Salary 2020: 4.5 million USD (2016)

19. Artemi Panarin

Artemi Panarin net worth 2020
Artemi Panarin was born on October 30, 1991 in Russia.
He helped Russia take home silver at the 2015 World Championships in the Czech Republic.

Salary 2020: 1 million USD (2020)

20. Nail Yakupov

Nail Yakupov net worth 2020
Nail Yakupov was born on October 6, 1993 in Nizhnekamsk, Russia.
He played for HC Neftekhimik Nizhnekamsk of the Kontinental Hockey League as a result of the 2012 NHL lockout.

Salary 2020: 2.5 million USD (2016)