Tuukka Rask is a Finnish professional ice hockey goaltender who plays for the Boston Bruins of the National Hockey League. He was drafted 21st overall in the 2005 NHL Entry Draft by The Toronto Maple Leafs. Let’s scroll down below to know more about his career, girlfriend or wife and many more below.
Tuukka Rask’s Age, childhood and Education
Tuukka Rask was born on March 10, 1987, in Savonlinna, Finland. He was born to Jari Rask and Ijra Rask. He has one sibling brother named Joonas Rask who also plays hockey as forward in Finnis Liiga for HIFK. Furthermore, he is of Finnish nationality but there is no detail about his ethnicity and education.
Tuukka Rask’s Career, Hockey and Net Worth
Rask started playing for youth teams called SaPKo in Savonlinna and played 28 games Ilves Jr. in the Junior league. After that, he was top-ranked European goaltender in 2005 Nhl Entry and was drafted by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the first round, 21st overall in the same year. Later he was traded to Boston Bruins on 5 May 2007.
“This is one of the best experiences so far in my hockey life. The team played great in front of me.”
Source: Instagram (Tuukka Rask Fanpage)In 2014 he won the bronze medal in 2014 Winter Olympics and also played in two games for Finland in the 2016 World Cup of Hockey. Furthermore, he won the Prince of Wales Trophy with Boston in 2011 and 2013 and named the Finnish ice hockey player of the year in 2013.
Talking about his salary, he is currently earning $7 million as an annual salary and has an estimated net worth of around $20 million.
Tuukka Rask’s Girlfriend and Wife
Tuukka Rask has been a longterm relationship with Jasmiina Nikkila since their high school days. They are blessed with a beautiful daughter, Vivien Rask. In the year 2016 they were rumors that the adorable couple is expecting their second child but later it was known to be false news.
Many of his fans and well-wisher are still unaware of the fact that Rask is still unmarried. He rarely shares any personal information to his well-wishers. As of now, he is happily living with Nikkila and his daughter in Toronto.
Tuukka Rask’s Height and Social Media Profile
Rask stands tall with a height of 6 feet and 2 inches and weighs around 84 kg. He has hazel color eyes and dark brown hair.
Talking about his social media presence, he is quite active on Facebook and Twitter. He has more than 26.9k followers on Twitter and over 2.2k followers on Facebook.
References: nbcsports.com, nhl.com, espn.com
Facts of Tuukka Rask
|Tuukka Rask Age:||31 years 10 months|
|Tuukka Rask Birth Date:||March 10, 1987|
|Tuukka Rask Horoscope:||Pisces|
|Tuukka Rask Birth Place:||Savonlinna, Finland|
|Tuukka Rask Father's Name:||Jari Rask|
|Tuukka Rask Mother's Name:||Ijra Rask|
|Tuukka Rask Marital Status:||In Relation|
|Tuukka Rask Profession:||Hockey Player|
|Tuukka Rask Weight:||84|
|Tuukka Rask Height:||6 feet 2 inches (1.88m)|
|Tuukka Rask Salary:||NA|
|Tuukka Rask Net Worth:||$20 million|
|Tuukka Rask Ethnicity:||NA|
|Tuukka Rask Nationality:||Finnish|
|Tuukka Rask Hair Color:||Dark Brown|
|Tuukka Rask Eye Color:||Hazel|
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