Know About Cale Makar; Stats, Hockey, News, Draft, Contract, Dating

Published Date: 17 Apr, 2019 Updated date: 17 Apr, 2019 By Celebs Podium

Just a few days old in National Hockey League, Cale Makar is already in the news for his first NHL career goal in his professional league debut. The young defenceman paved his way into the major tournament after registering an inspiring amateur career.

Canadian professional ice hockey player Cale Makar has as many as 6 different leagues to thank for his promising amateur journey. Now, the young prospect sets to fire up the grandest league stage with his impeccable sporting skills.

Short Bio: Age, Parents, Height

Cale Makar, age 20, was born as Cale Douglas Makar in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. He is the eldest son of his parents, Gary Makar and Laura MacGregor. Cale’s younger brother, Taylor is also an ice hockey player currently associated with Brooks Bandits of the Alberta Junior Hockey League.

The hockey player stands at a tall height of 6 feet and 1 inch (1.85 m) and weighs around 192 lb (87 kg).

Career Stats, Contract

Cale Makar commenced his amateur hockey career playing for NWCAA Bruins in the HCBAA league during the 2011-2012 season. Following that, he went on to play for Calgary Flames Bantam in the next season before joining the NWCAA Stampeders’ rooster during the 2013-14 season.

The defenceman also had a three-season stint with Brooks Bandits of the Alberta Junior Hockey League from 2014 to 2017. There, he recorded 35 goals and 100 assists in as many as 111 games. 


Catch Cale Makar’s NCAA stats (Picture: NHL)

After two more seasons with the UMass-Amherst of the Hockey East Association, Cale ringed his professional debut penning a three-year entry-level contract with the Colorado Avalanche on 14 April 2019. He was picked on the first round by the Avalanche in the 2017 NHL Entry Draft.

Is The Young Player Dating?

From NCAA to NHL, Cale Maker has already registered a historic journey in the ice hockey genre. His commanding success at a very young age certainly tempts his fans to dig more about the player’s life behind the playing field. However, there is no lead from the man himself to his perfectly-wrapped relationship life.

As of this moment, no dating history of fresh NHL recruit has surfaced in media outlets. By the looks of it, Cale seems fully occupied in his professional career while keeping the other aspects of life a touch distant away.

Some Interesting Facts About Cale Makar

  • Cale comes up with a Ukrainian descent.
  • He became the first ever defenseman to score a playoff goal in his NHL debut against Calgary Flames on 15 April 2019.
  • Cale helped Canada Hockey Team to bag the first place in the IIHF Ice Hockey World Junior Championship (2018) with the tournament tally of 3 goals and 5 assists from 7 appearances.
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