Erik Karlsson Age, Wife, Height, Net worth, Biography, Family & More

Erik Karlsson

Erik Sven Gunnar Karlsson (born May 31, 1990) is a Swedish Professional Ice Hockey Player from Landsbro, Sweden. He is the two-time winner of the James Norris Memorial Trophy. Furthermore, the 28-year-old player bagged the title of NHL’s best defenceman in 2012 and 2015.

Erik Karlsson Professional Ice Hockey Player

Moreover, the talented player is currently playing for the San Jose Sharks team. Earlier, he used to play for the Ottawa Senators as a defenseman. On 13 September 2018, Karlsson was traded to the San Jose Shark.

In fact, in the return Senators received players like Chris Tierney, Dylan DeMelo, Josh Norris, and Rūdolfs Balcers. They even received the Sharks’ first-round pick in 2020.


Wikipedia, Age, Parents & Siblings

Erik Karlsson with his wife Melinda Currey

How old is the Swedish Ice Hockey Player? He was born on May 31, 1990, in Landsbro, Sweden. Therefore, Erik Karlsson’s age is Twenty-eight (28) years old, as of 2018. His father name is “Jonas Karlsson”. He is very close to his mother “Ulla-Karin”.

Furthermore, the 28-year-old player also has a brother “Pelle Karlsson”. As per his education, Teddy never revealed any information on the internet. At the age of 18, Erik made his Elitserien debut for Frölunda HC on 1 March 2008.


Personal Affairs, Girlfriend & Spouse

Erik Karlsson wiki, bio

The famous ice-hockey player was in a relationship with girlfriendTherese Karlsson“. In fact, the couple married in the year 2012. Unfortunately, their marriage ended up in divorce. The couple split after one year in 2013.

After this, Ice Hockey Star has started dating his second girlfriend in 2014. Moreover, he has tied the knot with his long-term partner in 2017. The name of Erik Karlsson’s wife is “Melinda Currey“. The couple was also expecting a son. On March 20, 2018, they announced that their son “Axel” was stillborn.


Erik Karlsson Biography, Age, Spouse, Height, Parents, Net worth, Girlfriend & Details

Personal Life Information
Full Birth NameErik Sven Gunnar Karlsson.
Nick nameErik.
Working AsProfessional Ice Hockey Player.
AgeTwenty-eight (28) years old (As of 2018).
Date of Birth (DOB), BirthdayMay 31, 1990.
Birthplace/HometownLandsbro, Sweden.
Nationality Swedish.
Star Sign (Zodiac Sign)Gemini.
EthnicityWhite Caucasian.
Current ResidenceLandsbro, Sweden.
Famous For1. The San Jose Sharks traded him.
2. The two-time winner of the James Norris Memorial Trophy.
Physical Statistics
Height (Tall)Feet & Inches: 6' 1".
Centimeters: 183 cm.
Meters: 1.83 m.
WeightKilograms: 79 Kg.
Pounds: 174 lbs.
Biceps Size15.5 inches.
Body Measurements (chest-waist-hips)40-32-35.
Shoe Size (US)8.
Tattoos details?None.
Eye ColorBrown.
Hair ColorDark Brown.
ParentsFather: Jonas Karlsson.
Mother: Ulla-Karin Karlsson.
SiblingsBrother: Pelle Karlsson.
RelativesWill Update.
Erik Karlsson Wife & Relationship
Marital StatusMarried.
Dating History?N/A
Girlfriend (Fiancee)Will update.
Wife/Spouse Name1. Therese Karlsson (m. 2012 - div. 2013).
2. Melinda Currey.
Highest QualificationGraduate.
SchoolHigh School.
College/UniversityWill update.
Hobbies & Favorite Things
Favorite CelebritiesActor: Matt Damon.
Actress: Alexandra Daddario.
Dream Holiday DestinationParis.
Favorite ColorBlue.
Love to doListening to music, Playing Football, and Traveling.
Favorite DishesItalian Food.
Erik Karlsson Net worth
Net AssetApprox. $16.5 million US dollars (As of 2018).
Contact Details
Office AddressNot Known
Home DetailsNot Known
Mobile or Phone NumberN.A.
Email AddressWill update soon.
Official WebsiteNot Available.


Facts about Erik Sven Gunnar Karlsson (Ice Hockey Player)

Erik Karlsson age, height, weight

  • His wife filed a protection order against Monika Caryk (girlfriend of a teammate “Mike Hoffman”).
  • She claimed that Monika harassed her before and after passing of her son. According to Melinda, Caryk made fake accounts and posted over 1000 bad comments about her husband and their stillborn son.
  • Furthermore, the allegations still remain to be proof in the court.
  • The couple also started “Can’t Dim My Light“, a charity where they raise funds and awareness against bullying in school.

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  • As of 2018, the estimated Erik Karlsson’s Net worth is $16.5 million US Dollar.
  • Moreover, the 28-year-old player is the highest paid ice hockey player in the world.
  • He has an amazing fan following on social media accounts. In fact, his Instagram followers are 365+ k.
  • Karlsson played three seasons with Sweden’s J20 SuperElit league from 2006 to 2008.
  • In 2011, he was named to his first NHL All-Star team.




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