Charlie McAvoy Biography

Charlie McAvoy is a young and handsome American professional ice hockey player, who currently plays ice hockey as a defenseman for the Boston Bruins which is a team of the National Hockey League popularly known as NHL. He was selected in the 14th overall in the 2016 NHL Entry Draft.

Early Life

Charlie McAvoy is the son of Charles McAvoy and Jennifer McAvoy and born with the name Charles Patrick McAvoy Jr on December 21 in 1997. He grew up along with his older sister Kayla and his younger sisters Holly and Heather in Long Beach, New York in the United States of America but his family’s occupation and profession remain unrevealed.

Charlie as a student attended the Long Beach high school in Long Beach New York after which he attended the Pioneer High School located in Ann Arbor in Michigan when he joined the USA Hockey developmental team. For his college, he enrolled at the Boston University from where he received his degree majoring in the field of sports.

Charlie McAvoy Career

He made his playing debut in the 2010 Quebec International Pee-Wee Hockey Tournament with the team called New York rangers after which in 2013, he committed to play for the Boston University. Charlie had no NHL experience but still managed to log as the second-most ice time in the team. He played hockey for the USA Hockey National Team Development in the US Hockey league where he played for 2 seasons after which he was selected in the third round of the 2012 NHL Entry Draft Pick by coach David Quinn in the 2015-16 season. Charles was then selected as a member of the USA Team where he won a gold medal in the 2017 World Junior Ice Hockey Championship.

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He signed his contract with Boston Bruins on April 10, 2017, and won his first match against Ottawa Senators on April 12, 2017, after which he took a break from NHL as he was diagnosed with supraventricular tachycardia and in the next season, he was taken out an was kept on the injury reserve officially on October 30. He returned on February 3, 2018, but left the game due to a hit but his team won against Toronto Maple Leafs. On February 27, 2018, he scored an overtime win and goal against Carolina Hurricanes and was named as the youngest defenseman to achieve this level which made him named to play at the International Level.

On May 7, 2019, Charlie was suspended from one play-off as he has an illegal check to the head of Columbus Blue Jackets Right Winger Josh Anderson during the second round of the 2019 NHL Playoffs and as a result, he missed the final game against Carolina Hurricanes. He signed a $14.7 million contract with Boston Bruins on September 15, 2019, and still plays for the team. For his International game, Charlie has won all the gold medals for his junior level. He won the 2014 World Hockey Challenge, 2015 World Hockey Challenge, and 2017 Ice Hockey Championship. Charlie successfully scored 9 points in just 6 matches while Boston Bruins was still in the second round of the Stanley Cup and won a bronze level in the tournament.

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Charlie McAvoy Biography

Real Name Charles Patrick McAvoy Jr.
Birth Date December 21, 1997
Age (as of 2021) 23 Years
Birth Place Long Beach, New York, USA
Nationality American
Profession Professional Ice Hockey Player
Religion Christianity
Sun sign Sagittarius

Physical Statistics

Height in feet inches – 6’ 1” – in Centimeters – 183 cm
Weight in Kilograms – 95 kg  –  in Pounds –  209 lbs
Shoe Size 14 (U.S.)
Hair Color Brown
Eye Color Blue
Body Type Athletic


Father Charles McAvoy
Mother Jennifer McAvoy
Sister Three (Kayla, Holly & Heather)


School Long Beach High School, Pioneer High School
College Boston University

Relationship Status

Marital Status In Relation
Affair Yes
Is he Gay? No
Who is his Girlfriend? Kiley Sulivan

Personal Life

Charlie is a 23-year-old man, who has just started his professional career due to which he continues to invest all of his time and concentration on his game rather than being into a relationship, getting married, or starting a family. He is not known to have dated before or has not been involved in any past relationships or engaged before.

Charlie McAvoy Net Worth

Charlie is a young man in his early 20s who earns an estimated net worth of $ 2 million USD. in 2020, he signed a $14700000 USD contract with his team Boston bruins. He received a $1200000 USD signing bonus and an incentive bonus of $ 2500000 USD in 2019-20. After that, he received $ 2700000 USD as a signing bonus and a $1000000 incentive bonus in 2020 -21 and in 2021- 22 he earned a signing bonus of $ 7300000 USD and an incentive bonus of $ 4900000 USD which is expected to increase in the upcoming future.

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  • Charlie attended Long Beach High School only for a year.
  • Charlie received a gold medal in World U- 17 Hockey Challenge in 2014.
  • He also received a gold and bronze medal in the IIHF World U- 18 and U- 20 Championship.
  • Charles was named as the All-Star Team in 2017, IIHF World U- 20 Championship.
  • He was also labeled as the IIHF World Championship Most Points by Defensemen in 2018.
  • He won the seventh player award in 2018.

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