Riley Sheahan Biography

Published On Jun 07, 2018
Facts of Riley Sheahan
Date of Birth: 1991 , December-7
Birth Nation: Canada
Height: 6 Feet 3 Inch
Name Riley Michael Sheahan
Birth Name Riley Sheahan
Father Mike Sheahan
Mother Peggy Sheahan
Nationality Canadian
Birth Place/City St. Catharines, Ontario
Religion Christian
Ethnicity White
Profession Ice hockey player
Working For Pittsburgh Penguins
Net Worth $4.2 million
Salary $2.2 million
Weight in KG 97 kg
Famous for Ice Hockey
Affair with Kecia Morway
Girlfriend Kecia Morway
Married No
Children No
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The Canadian professional ice hockey player Riley Sheahan currently plays as a center forwarder for the Pittsburgh Penguins of the National Hockey League (NHL). He was drafted 21st overall by the Detroit Red Wings in the 2010 NHL Entry Draft

Riley Sheahan was born as the son of Mike Sheahan and Peggy Sheahan on December 7, 1991, in St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada. He was brought up by his parents in his birthplace. He is a Canadian by nationality and belongs to the white ethnicity.

Sheahan started playing Junior B Ice Hockey for St. Catharines Falcons and made his debut in the Greater Ontario Junior Hockey League playing both center and wing. During his first season with the Falcons, Sheahan recorded 49 goals and 85 assists over two seasons.

Following the two seasons in St. Catharines, he went to play with the University of Notre Dame Fighting Irish of the Central Collegiate Hockey Association (CCHA) in NCAA Division I college ice hockey.

On April 5, 2012, Riley Sheahan made a three-year entry-level contract with Detroit Red Wings. On April 7, 2012, he made his NHL debut against the Chicago Blackhawks alongside Justin Abdelkader. On January 11, 2014, he scored his first career NHL goal against Jonathan Quick of the Los Angeles Kings. On July 1, 2014, he extended his contract with Detroit Red Wings for two-years at $1.9 million.

While playing for Detroit Red Wings, he made an NHL record as the only forward with at least 100 shots to start the season without a goal.

Later on October 21, 2017, he was traded to the Pittsburgh Penguins, along with a fifth-round pick in the 2018 NHL Entry Draft, in exchange for Scott Wilson and a third-round pick in 2018.

Currently, Riley Sheahan is dating his girlfriend Kecia Morway. The couple seems happy with their relationship and usually keeps uploading their pictures together on social media sites. He may be married soon with his girlfriend Kecia Morway. Moreover, he does not have any past affair and relationship.

He also seems busy in developing his career instead of being in a relationship and having a wife.  He is also active on social networking sites including Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook. He has more than 17.1k followers on his Twitter account.  

Riley Sheahan is one of the popular ice hockey players and is also considered as one of the massive earning players. He has played for more than two clubs till now from which he must have earned some big amount of money.

He received $1.9 million amount of money after his contract extension with Detroit Red Wings. As per some online sources, he has been able to bank $2.2 million of salary. According to some sources, the athlete has a net worth of around $4.2 million

Riley Sheahan

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Born in Ontario, Canada

December 7 , 1991

Riley Sheahan was born as the son of Mike Sheahan and Peggy Sheahan in St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada. He was brought up by his parents in his birthplace. 

Signed a contract with Detroit Red Wings

April 5 , 2012

Riley Sheahan made a three-year entry-level contract with Detroit Red Wings. He made his NHL debut against the Chicago Blackhawks. 

Traded to Pittsburgh Penguins

October 21 , 2017

Riley was traded to the Pittsburgh Penguins, along with a fifth-round pick in the 2018 NHL Entry Draft, in exchange for Scott Wilson and a third-round pick in 2018.

Net worth is $4.2 million

2018

Riley Sheahan received $1.9 million amount of money after his contract extension with Detroit Red Wings. He current total net worth sums up to a total of $4.2 million.