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John Erskine is a Canadian professional ice hockey defenceman who currently plays for the Washington Capitals of the National Hockey League (NHL). He was born on June 26, 1980 in Kingston, Ontario, Canada. Erskine was drafted by the Dallas Stars in the second round, 46th overall, of the 1998 NHL Entry Draft. He made his NHL debut with the Stars during the 2002–03 season. He was traded to the Washington Capitals in 2006, and has since become a regular in the Capitals' lineup. Erskine is 6 feet 4 inches (193 cm) tall and weighs 220 pounds (100 kg). John Erskine is currently single. He has not been previously engaged. John Erskine's net worth is estimated to be around $2 million. He earns his wealth from his career as a professional ice hockey player. He has been playing in the NHL since 2002 and has earned a salary of over $10 million during his career.

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Age 43 years old
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Born 26 June, 1980
Birthday 26 June
Birthplace Kingston, Ontario, Canada
Nationality Canada

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John Erskine Height, Weight & Measurements

At 43 years old, John Erskine height is 1.93 m and Weight 100 kg.

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Height 1.93 m
Weight 100 kg
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Who Is John Erskine's Wife?

His wife is Karie Erskine

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Wife Karie Erskine
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John Erskine Net Worth

His net worth has been growing significantly in 2022-2023. So, how much is John Erskine worth at the age of 43 years old? John Erskine’s income source is mostly from being a successful . He is from Canada. We have estimated John Erskine's net worth , money, salary, income, and assets.

Net Worth in 2023 $1 Million - $5 Million
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On September 14, 2006, Erskine signed as a free agent with the Washington Capitals. Following the end of the season he extended his stay with the Capitals for a further two years. In the final year of his contract a neck injury kept him out of the lineup for the entire 2014–15 season, effectively ending his playing career.


Erskine's NHL debut came during the 2001–02 NHL season with Dallas, where he played 33 games, notching a single assist. He remained in Dallas until midway through the 2005–06 NHL season when Dallas traded Erskine to the New York Islanders for Finnish defenceman Janne Niinimaa. At the conclusion of the season, the Islanders did not re-sign Erskine, leaving him a free agent.


Erskine was drafted 39th overall in the 1998 NHL Entry Draft by the Dallas Stars. For the 1997–98, 1998–99, and 1999–2000 seasons, Erskine played for the London Knights of the Ontario Hockey League. Erskine won the Max Kaminsky Trophy as top defenceman in the OHL in 1999–2000. He showed marked improvement from season to season until his promotion to the Utah Grizzlies of the International Hockey League in 2000.


The London Knights selected Erskine with the 2nd overall pick in the 1997 OHL Priority Selection.


After a solid 1995-96 season with the Ajax-Pickering Raiders Midget AAA team, Erskine signed for the following season with the Quinte Hawks Jr.A. team of the Ontario Hockey Association's Metro Junior League.


John Erskine (born June 26, 1980) is a Canadian former professional ice hockey defenceman. He played in the National Hockey League (NHL) with the Dallas Stars, New York Islanders and Washington Capitals.