The 23 Richest NHL Players Ever

22. Patrik Eliáš – $50 million

This Czech hockey player was drafted to NFL back in 1994, after spending a couple of seasons with teams from his country. Ever since he became a member of New Jersey Devils, he never left them.

Patrik Eliáš is this team’s most valuable player that holds all the records for most points scored, games won, and assists.

Patrik Eliáš

Eliáš married Petra Volakova, also a native Czech, in the 2007 off-season. Together they have two daughters. On January 11, 2018, Eliáš became a naturalized citizen of the United States