Jordin Tootoo

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Birthday
2, 1983
Birthplace
Churchill, Canada
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
2, 1983 (age 36)
Birthplace
Churchill, Canada

About

NHL right winger who became the first Inuit player in the league. He spent eight seasons with the Nashville Predators before signing with the Detroit Red Wings in 2012.

Before Fame

He was selected 98th overall in the 2001 NHL Draft and made his debut during the 2003-04 season for the Predators.

Trivia

He began wearing number 22 as a play on his last name.

Family Life

He married Jennifer Salvaggio in 2014. His mother is of Ukranian descent and his father an Inuit Native from Canada.

Associated With

He joined All-Star center Pavel Datsyuk on the Red Wings in 2012.