Anze Kopitar Net Worth is $45 million dollars and earns an annual Income of $10 million dollars. Anze Kopitar is a Slovenian professional ice hockey centre currently serving as captain of the Los Angeles Kings of the National Hockey League (NHL). The Net Worth of Anze Kopitar has seen a hike of 72% over the past few years. Anze Kopitar recently bought a brand new Rolls Royce Dawn luxury car for $354,000 USD. While calculating Anze Kopitar Net Worth we have included the data updated as of this Quarter. Check out the Exclusive information on Anze Kopitar Net Worth details such as Yearly Income, House, Car Collection, Investments etc. Also read Net Worth details of Victor Hedman and Jack Eichel.
Anze Kopitar Biography
Anze Kopitar was born in Jesenice, Slovenia (then part of Yugoslavia) to Matjaž and Mateja Kopitar. Matjaž played hockey for HK Acroni Jesenice, winning the league title three times, and was a member of the Yugoslav and Slovenian national teams.
Anze Kopitar also coached HK Acroni Jesenice of the Austrian Hockey League during the 2006–07 season and the Slovenian national team from 2010 until 2015. Mateja worked at the family restaurant, Hrušica, a village about five kilometres from Jesenice.
When Anze Kopitar was four, his father first taught him how to skate; Matjaž built an ice rink in their backyard in Hrušica, and Kopitar would play there whenever he could. Anze Kopitar has a brother, Gašper, who is five years younger.
Gašper also plays hockey; when the Anze Kopitar family moved to Los Angeles, Gašper joined a junior team sponsored by the Kings. Anze Kopitar then played for the Portland Winterhawks of the major juniorWestern Hockey League (WHL) and the Des Moines Buccaneers of the United States Hockey League (USHL), before turning professional with Mora IK in Sweden.
Anze Kopitar’s grandmother taught English at a local high school, and both Kopitar and his brother learned to speak English from her. Anze Kopitar speaks five languages: Slovene, Serbian, German, Swedish, and English. Anze Kopitar enjoys playing football and is a declared supporter of Slovenian football club NK Maribor.
Anze Kopitar is renowned in Slovenia due to his hockey exploits, with a government-sponsored website declaring that after he won the Stanley Cup in 2012 he was “the most recognised Slovenian sportsman.” Anze Kopitar also hosts an annual charity golf tournament that benefits various groups, mainly youths.
Anze Kopitar lived with his parents until moving to Sweden, where he lived alone in an apartment. After his first season in the NHL, the rest of Anze Kopitar’s family joined him in Los Angeles; Kopitar bought a home in Manhattan Beach in 2014.
Anze Kopitar met Ines Dominc in Slovenia in 2005; they married in July 2013. Their first child, a daughter named Neža, was born in March 2015. The couple gave birth to their second child, a son named Jakob, in October 2016.
In 2002, Anze Kopitar began playing for the youth team of his hometown, HK Acroni Jesenice. Anze Kopitar split the year between the team’s under-18 and junior clubs, and also appeared in 11 games for the senior team HK Kranjska Gora of the Slovenian Ice Hockey League.
Anze Kopitar had four goals and four assists in the senior league, and recorded 76 points in 14 games for the Jesenice under-18 team and 27 points in 20 games for the junior club.
Anze Kopitar led the Slovenian Ice Hockey League in scoring at the age of 16, and Swedish scout Lars Söder recruited Kopitar for the Elitserien in 2004 (Söder had originally discovered Kopitar when he was 13 at the European Youth Olympic Festival in Vuokatti, Finland).
The Slovenian Ice Hockey League did not have a high enough skill level, so Anze Kopitar decided that if he wanted to improve his career prospects, he would have to leave the country.
Anze Kopitar was offered a chance to play in Sweden for Södertälje SK, eventually joining their junior team where he led the League in scoring, with 49 points (28 goals, 21 assists) in 30 games. Prior to the 2005 NHL Entry Draft, Anze Kopitar was ranked the top European skater by the NHL Central Scouting Bureau.
After his first season in Sweden, he was chosen 11th overall by the Los Angeles Kings in the 2005 Draft. Unlike most top-ranked prospects, Anze Kopitar was not at the draft, but in Sweden playing in preseason games.
Some members of the team had a party for the draft, including Niclas Bergfors, who was selected 23rd overall by the New Jersey Devils. Prior to the NHL Draft, Anze Kopitar was also selected in the CHL Import Draft by the Regina Pats of the Western Hockey League (WHL).
Anze Kopitar declined to move to North America, however, hoping to further his development by continuing to play against professionals in the Elitserien, rather than against major junior players in the WHL.
Anze Kopitar Net Worth and Income Details
|Anze Kopitar Net Worth||$45 Million USD|
|Annual Income||$10 Million USD|
|Luxury Cars – 8||$2 Million USD|
|Houses – 4||$17 Million USD|
Anze Kopitar Cars
The Car collection of Anze Kopitar is quite Large. Anze Kopitar owns few of the best luxury cars in the world. The Car brands owned by Anze Kopitar include Bentley Bentayga, BMW i8, Ferrari Portofino, Land Rover Range Rover and Rolls Royce Dawn.
Anze Kopitar Net Worth Growth Estimate
The Net Worth and Income of Anze Kopitar is expected to continue to grow at a Strong pace. Over the next few years, Anze Kopitar’s Net worth is likely to grow by around 94%.