How did Michael Fisher meet Carrie Underwood? His Bio, Net worth, Career, Childhood, Facts
Who is Mike Fisher?
Mike Fisher's a professional ice hockey player. He plays for the National Hockey League (NHL) Nashville Predators. Earlier, he played for the Ottawa Senators, who drafted him 44th overall in the 1998 NHL Entry Draft.
The Early life of Michael Fisher
Born on 5 June 1980 in Peterborough, Canada, son of Jim Fisher Mike Fisher (father) and Karen Fisher Mike Fisher (mother). His name is Michael Andrew Fisher. Meredith Fisher is his sister and Gregory Fisher and Rob Fisher are his two brothers. Fisher belongs to the Canadian nationality and his ethnicity is English, Scottish, Irish and German. Besides that, there is no information about his childhood and education.
The Career progression of Michael Fisher
fig: Mike Fisher during the game of The Nashville Predators and Tennessee Titans in 1998
Starting his career history, he started playing hockey with the Minor Petes program at the Peterborough Minor Hockey Association (OMHA). He was drafted by the Ottawa Senators in the 1998 NHL Entry Draft in the second round, 44th overall. In 1999-2000, he even debuted with the Senators and recorded 9 points in an injury-shortened 32-game rookie season. Then he played abroad for EV Zug in the Swiss National League A from 2004-2005. He also scored 22 goals and 44 points, providing valuable secondary scoring for the 2005-2006 Spezza-Heatley-Alfredsson line. The next year (2007) he even helped the Senators in the 2007 Stanley Cup Finals, where they fell short of the Anaheim Ducks in five games. In 2011, he was traded to the Nashville Predators in exchange for the first round draft pick of the Predators. In the same year (2011), he played his first game with the Predators and won a 5-3 win over the Colorado Avalanche.
Michael Fisher's Net worth
Fig: Mike Fisher and Carrie Underwood's house
Similarly, he won the NHL Foundation Player Award in 2012 and as of 2019, he holds an estimated net worth of around $30 million. He even signed a two-year contract extension of $8.8 million with the Predators, paying $4.8 million in 2015–16 and $4 million in 2016–17. He even scored with 8:48 left in triple overtime in Game Four of the Western Conference semi-finals in 2016. In addition, he announced that he intended to end his retirement in order to help the Predators make another Stanley Cup this year (2018). In addition, he earns a net worth of $1 million.
How did Michael Fisher meet Carrie Underwood?
Fig: Mike Fisher and Carrie Underwood wedding
Fisher met Carrie Underwood in backstage after one of her concerts in 2008. On 20 December 2009, Fisher proposed Underwood, and on 10 July 2010 the two walked down the aisle at Ritz - Carlton Lodge, Reynolds Plantation, in Greensboro, Georgia. On 1 September 2014, it was revealed that Fisher and Underwood were expecting their first child together. In February 2015, the couple welcomed their baby kid, Isaiah Michael Fisher. Speaking of her supportive husband, Underwood said, "If I'm nervous, he'll be like,' C'mon, you've got nothing to be nervous about. Just go do what you do and take a deep breath and say a little prayer, and you're good to go." It definitely has a calming effect, just being able to get a little kiss and go my way. And the good news is they are blessed with a baby boy Jacob Bryan Fisher a couple of months earlier.
Fig: Mike Fisher with his wife and children
Facts about Michael Fisher
When he's not on the ice, Fisher can be found in his hometown training children in hockey camps Fisher and Underwood are doing a lot of work with his campaign "Do It for Daron" which is against bullying.
Mike is quite active in social media such as Twitter and Instagram. He currently has nearly 404k followers on Instagram and over 204k followers on Twitter.
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