Who is Derek Leonard Roy? Derek Roy Hockey!!
Derek Roy is a Canadian professional ice hockey player. He is currently playing at position Centre with Linköping HC. Before Linkoping HC, Derek played with SC Bern and won the NLA title in 2016. He has played NHL (National Hockey League) with Dallas Stars, St. Louis Blues, Nashville Predators, Buffalo Sabers and Edmonton Oilers.
Where was Derek Roy born? What’s his age? Let’s read about his personal life.
Derek Leonard Roy was born in Rockland, Ontario, Canada on May 4, 1983. His parents name is not mentioned anywhere on Internet but he grew up with his younger brother Scott Roy, who is now an owner of a sports club. The 5 ft 9 in height Roy is the son of a sportsman, where his father is an ex ice hockey player. Roy is bilingual; can speak in two languages i.e. English and French.
Derek Roy also shared a picture with his parents and wife after he completed 1000 regular season game on Dec 28 2018.
He also shared his tour programs on his twitter account. And on his last summer of 2018, he posted about Sweden for hockey season.
To whom Derek Leonard Roy married? Who is the wife of Derek Roy?
Derek is a romantic guy but he keep his feelings for his wife inside his heart. He never said openly to the media about his wife and wedding ceremony, but from his twitter account and Instagram account, he posted few pictures of his wife and his dogs. Derek Roy’s wife Nancy, is very pretty and she always present when Derek play. She is from Toronto (as per her Instagram account). Else that, there is nothing on Internet about Nancy and related to her family.
Derek Roy career… How 35 years old Derek Roy came up as this much success?
Derek never talked about his education materials and not also anything about his childhood memories ever. He is a bit limelight living guy.
According to the sources, during the 1999-2000 season, Roy led Kitchener Rangers of the OHL (Ontario Hockey League) with 87 points. And in the end of the season in 2001 at NHL Entry Draft, he scored 42 goals and 81 points whereat he was drafted 32nd overall by the Buffalo Sabres. Derek Roy set his best scores for his team which leads him and his team to the high scores ever.
Roy With Buffalo Sabres…
Roy started to play with Sabres in 2003-2004 season, the Rochester Americans in the American Hockey League. He was called off in Buffalo after 26 games scoring at a point-per-game pace and score 19 points in his 49 game at rookie season. But again he was called off to Americans on the next season due to the 2004-2005 lock out. After improvement on his game and Roy was called back to Sabres and finished the season on March 3 2006 with his first two NHL hat-tricks.
In August 2009, Derek was selected for the 2010 winter Olympics summer roster for Canada, however he didn’t mark the final roster cut. But before this, Roy was selected to play for Canada and he helped Canada win a silver medal at 2003 World Junior Ice Hockey Championships.
Roy and his Canada team won the Spengler Cup in December 2015 and he was selected as a member of the Canadian Men’s national Ice Hockey Team in 2018.
What is the Net worth of Derek Roy? How much money he earned?
Roy signed one year contract with St. Louis Blues of amount $4 million in 2013. And he signed another contract after Blues of amount $1 million with the Nashville predators in 2015-16 season. Beside this, the total net worth of Derek Roy in millions but exact amount is not out now. He is living like a celebrity with her wife.