Andrew Ladd was drafted to the Carolina Hurricanes in 2004. As of 2016, he is the left-winger (and also a free agent) for the New Yorker Islanders. In January of 2021, Ladd also joined the Bridgeport Sound Tigers on a professional tryout contract (or PTO).
In 2011, Ladd married Brandy Johnson, parent three children. Brandy is an optometrist who received her degree from the New England College of Optometry. Both she and Andrew run the Ladd Foundation, a non-profit that focuses on helping young people and the environment.
Wayne Gretzky & Janet Jones
Certainly, the most famous name in the NHL, Wayne Gretzky, is a hockey legend. Nicknamed the Great One, Gretzky has set the precedent for what succeeding hockey players aspire to. Gretzky can be proud of his athletic success, but his personal life is also one to be proud of.
Gretzky met actress Janet Jones while appearing as a judge on the show "Dance Fever." They did not immediately become a couple but reconnected a few years later. Wayne and Janet married in 1988 and have been together ever since. Together they have five children together: Paulina, Ty, Trevor, Tristan, and Emma.
Steven Stamkos & Sandra Porzio
Steven Stamkos is the center and captain for the Tampa Bay Lightning. Stamkos has built a legacy for himself since he was drafted to the team in 2008. He even helped the team take home the Stanley Cup in 2020.
In June 2017, Stamkos walked down the aisle with Sandra Porzio. The couple held their ceremony in Toronto and were supported by fellow NHL players. Stamkos and Potzio have stayed out of the spotlight and have enjoyed their private life together since tying the knot.
Viktor Stålberg & Mathilda Jansson
Viktor Stålberg has been on many NHL rosters since he turned pro in 2009. Altogether, Stålberg has lent his talents to the Toronto Maple Leafs, New York Rangers, and Chicago Blackhawks. In 2013, he helped the Blackhawks win the coveted Stanley Cup.
Viktor married Mathilda Jansson in June of 2018, and they are now the parents of two children. Judging by their social media, the couple has a loving and solid relationship and is focusing on raising their family together.
Connor McDavid & Lauren Kyle
Connor McDavid is currently the captain of the Edmonton Oilers. McDavid is currently in a relationship with interior designer Lauren Kyle, and the pair are simply enjoying developing their relationship.
The young entrepreneur has a lot of ambition and is the founder of Kyle & Company, a design studio based in Edmonton. While they may not be headed towards marriage just yet, Connor and Lauren are also enjoying their adorable bernedoodle (Lenard) together. In fact, Lenard even has his own Instagram account!