Top 20 Hockey celebrities in Switzerland
Here is the latest list of the world's top 20 Hockey celebrities [Updated May 26, 2022].
Nico Hischier was born
on January 4, 1999
in Brig, Switzerland.
He became the first Swiss player ever to be taken first in the NHL Entry Draft.
Salary 2020: 832,500 USD (2019)
Nino Niederreiter was born
on September 8, 1992
in Chur, Switzerland.
He was named to the 2013 AHL All-Star Game in 2013.
Salary 2020: 2.667 million USD (2015)
Roman Josi was born
on June 1, 1990
in Bern, Switzerland.
NHL defenseman who took over as Shea Weber's defensive partner on the Nashville Predators following Ryan Suter's departure in 2012. He broke the 60 point barrier for the first time during the 2015-2016 season. He helped the Predators reach the Stanley Cup Finals in 2017.
He won a silver medal with the Swiss national team at the 2013 IIHF World Championship, where he was named tournament MVP.
Mark Streit was born
on December 11, 1977
He played in ten consecutive World Championships with Switzerland beginning in 1998.
Jonas Hiller was born
on February 12, 1982
He sat out several games of the 2010-2011 season due to vertigo-like symptoms.