Joe Pavelski

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Birthday
11, 1984
Birthplace
Plover, WI
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
11, 1984 (age 34)
Birthplace
Plover, WI

About

NHL center drafted by the San Jose Sharks in 2006. He was named the Sharks' captain in 2015 and he led the team to the 2016 Stanley Cup Finals. He won a silver medal with the United States national team at the 2010 Winter Olympics.

Before Fame

He won a Wisconsin State Hockey Championship with the Stevens Point Area Senior High Panthers in 2002.

Trivia

He was given the nickname Little Joe by Sharks announcer Randy Hahn.

Family Life

He married Sarah Pavelski in 2008; they have a a son named Nathan. His younger brother Scott played for the University of New Hampshire hockey team.

Associated With

He had three straight multi-goal games in the 2010 Stanley Cup Playoffs, the first player to do so since Mario Lemieux.