Logan Thompson

Logan Thompson

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Logan Thompson: A Brief Biography

Logan Thompson
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Logan Thompson, born on February 25, 1997, is a Canadian professional ice hockey goaltender currently playing for the Vegas Golden Knights in the National Hockey League (NHL). Although undrafted after his junior hockey stint with the Brandon Wheat Kings in the Western Hockey League (WHL), Thompson navigated through U Sports, the ECHL, and the American Hockey League (AHL) before securing his first NHL contract with the Golden Knights in 2020.

Following two years primarily with the AHL's Henderson Silver Knights, Thompson seized a prominent role in the 2021–22 season due to injuries to other Vegas goaltenders, making history as the first former U Sports goaltender to start an NHL game in over three decades. Notably, Thompson earned recognition as an NHL All-Star in 2023 and clinched the Stanley Cup with Vegas, overcoming late-season injuries.

Logan Thompson's Personal Information

NameLogan Thompson
Age27 years old ( as of March 2024)
DOBFebruary 25, 1997
Mother NameN/A
Father nameN/A
ProfessionIce Hockey Goaltender
Net WorthN/A
Height6ft 4 in (193 cm)
Weight201 lbs (91 kg)
EducationBrick University
Relationship StatusSingle

Logan Thompson’s Early Life

Logan Thompson's early hockey journey began as a goaltender in Bantam U15 junior hockey with the Calgary Bisons of the U15 Alberta Midget Hockey League (AMHL). He then advanced to the AMHL's midget U18 level with the Calgary Buffalo Hockey Association (CBHA) Blackhawks and Calgary Buffaloes. During the 2014–15 season, he played for both the Grande Prairie Storm in the Alberta Junior Hockey League and the Brandon Wheat Kings in the Western Hockey League (WHL), appearing in 22 games for Grande Prairie and four for Brandon.

Thompson dedicated the next three seasons to the Brandon Wheat Kings, contributing to their WHL Championship victory in 2016. He boasted a .905 save percentage and 3.36 goals-against average with a record of 63–41–10. Transitioning to university hockey, Thompson joined the Brock Badgers of U Sports' Ontario University Athletics (OUA) for the 2018–19 season. His outstanding performance, including an 18–6–0 record with a .934 save percentage and 2.24 goals-against average, earned him accolades such as OUA West Division All-Rookie and First All-Star team selections, along with the Rookie of the Year and Goalie of the Year awards.

Following the conclusion of the Badgers' season, Thompson embarked on his minor league journey. He first joined the Adirondack Thunder of the ECHL on an amateur tryout contract in March 2019, making eight appearances before being released in April. Subsequently, he signed a professional tryout contract with the Binghamton Devils of the American Hockey League (AHL) but participated in just one game. In May 2019, Thompson signed a one-year contract with the Hershey Bears of the AHL. However, he spent the entire 2019–20 season with the Bears' ECHL affiliate, the South Carolina Stingrays. He signed his entry level contract with the Vegas Golden Knights on July 13, 2020

Logan Thompson’s Personal Life

Logan Thompson keeps his personal life private. Details about his family, including his parents, remain undisclosed to the public. Thompson recently distanced himself from social media to focus on his role as the starting goalie and to protect his mental well-being from the challenges of public scrutiny.

Logan Thompson's Family Background

Logan Thompson's journey to prominence in the professional ice hockey world has garnered attention from fans worldwide. While his hockey career has been extensively covered, details about his personal life, especially regarding his family background, remain elusive.

Logan Thompson’s Wife

As of now, there is no publicly disclosed information about Logan Thompson's wife.

Logan Thompson's Kids

As of 2024, Logan Thompson does not have any children.

Logan Thompson's Social Media

Logan Thompson recently decided to distance himself from social media. The 27-year-old rookie chose to delete several social media apps from his phone, emphasizing the importance of focusing on his role as the starting goalie in the NHL.

Thompson highlighted the mental toll caused by negative comments and unsolicited messages that athletes often face. This decision followed a social media exchange after a game, prompting Thompson to discuss the impact of constant feedback with his inner circle. Despite the addictive nature of social media, Thompson expressed relief and improved mental well-being after disconnecting.

Logan Thompson’s Net Worth

As of 2024, there are no concrete details regarding Logan Thompson's net worth.

However, throughout his promising career, Thompson's earnings have showcased a steady ascent. In the 2020-21 season, his player cash earnings amounted to $46,767. The subsequent season, 2021-22, saw a notable increase with player cash earnings reaching $268,125. As he continued to establish himself, the 2022-23 season marked a substantial rise in earnings, reaching $750,000. Thompson's financial success persisted in the 2023-24 season, where his player cash earnings reached $775,000. Summing up his estimated earnings for four seasons, Logan Thompson's total cash accumulation stands at an impressive $1,839,892.

Logan Thompson as a Brand Ambassador

Logan Thompson has not yet secured any brand ambassadorship deals nor has he secured any endorsement deals.

Logan Thompson's Investments

Logan Thompson has not disclosed any details regarding his investments in any public sector.

Logan Thompson's Career Stats

Throughout his career, Logan Thompson has showcased his goaltending prowess in various leagues. His entire career stats are presented below in a table format for better understanding:

Regular season
2014–15Grande Prairie StormAJHL2241151,24270 13.38.906
2014–15Brandon Wheat KingsWHL431024019 04.74.846
2015–16Brandon Wheat KingsWHL2317101,23154 02.63.898
2016–17Brandon Wheat KingsWHL40141722,299124 13.24.908
2017–18Brandon Wheat KingsWHL55292223,165180 33.41.908
2018–19Brock BadgersOUA2418601,45654 32.22.934
2018–19Adirondack ThunderECHL824146321 02.72.918
2018–19Binghamton DevilsAHL1010605 05.03.815
2019–20South Carolina StingraysECHL3223811,92272 32.25.929
2020–21Henderson Silver KnightsAHL2316621,35044 21.96.943
2020–21Vegas Golden KnightsNHL100090 00.001.000
2021–22Henderson Silver KnightsAHL2613941,49269 22.77.920
2021–22Vegas Golden KnightsNHL1910531,09849 12.68.914
2022–23Vegas Golden KnightsNHL37211332,17296 22.65.915
NHL totals57311863,278145 32.65.915

Logan Thompson's Achievements

Logan Thompson has amassed a collection of awards and honors throughout his hockey career. In the WHL, he clinched the Ed Chynoweth Cup championship in 2016 and was honored with a spot on the East Second All-Star Team in 2018. Transitioning to U Sports – OUA West, Thompson earned multiple accolades in 2019, including recognition on the All-Rookie Team, and First All-Star Team, and claiming both the Goaltender of the Year and Rookie of the Year titles.

In the AHL, he continued his success, securing a spot on the All-Rookie Team and Pacific Division All-Star Team in 2021, along with receiving the prestigious Aldege "Baz" Bastien Memorial Award. Thompson's achievements extended to the NHL, where he was named an NHL All-Star in 2023 and contributed to the Vegas Golden Knights' Stanley Cup victory in the same year. Internationally, he represented Canada at the 2022 World Championships, earning a silver medal in Finland.

Logan Thompson's Contract

Logan Thompson's current contract with the Vegas Golden Knights spans three years and is valued at $2,300,000, guaranteeing him the entire sum. The annual average salary for this contract is $766,667. For the 2023-24 season, Thompson is slated to receive a base salary of $775,000 while his cap hit stands at $766,666.

In the previous contract signed in 2020, Thompson agreed to an entry-level deal for two years with a total value of $1,600,000. This contract had an average salary of $800,000.

Logan Thompson's House

There is no specific information available about Logan Thompson's house. However, he hails from Calgary, Alberta, Canada.

Logan Thompson's Cars

There is no specific information available about Logan Thompson's car.

FAQ's On Logan Thompson

A. Logan Thompson was born on February 25, 1997 and is currently 27 years old, as of March 2024.

 A. Logan Thompson currently plays for the Vegas Golden Knights in the National Hockey League (NHL).

A. Logan Thompson played for the Grande Prairie Storm (AJHL), Brandon Wheat Kings (WHL), Brock Badgers (OUA), Adirondack Thunder and South Carolina Stingrays (ECHL), Binghamton Devils and Henderson Silver Knights (AHL).

A. No, Logan Thompson recently distanced himself from social media to focus on his role as the starting goalie and to protect his mental well-being.

A. As of 2024, Logan Thompson does not have any children.

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