Ron Dugay is a Canadian former professional ice hockey player. He is known for playing 12 seasons in the National Hockey League (NHL) from 1977 to 1989. Ron was also a minor league coach for four seasons. As of 2021, Ron Duguet’s net worth is estimated at around $1-5 million.
|Full Name||Ronald Duguay|
|Birth Date||July 6, 1957|
|Birth Place||Sudbury, Ontario, Canada|
|Profession||Former Ice Hockey Player|
|Net Worth||$1 million to $5 million|
Ron Duguay Early life
Ron Dugay was born July 6, 1957, in Sudbury, Ontario, Canada. He spent his childhood in Val Caron, Ontario. He has been playing ice hockey since he was little. As a young hockey player, he represented his hometown in the Ontario Hockey League and played for the Sudbury Wolves.
Ron Dugay Net Worth and Career
Ron was drafted 13th overall by the New York Rangers in the 1977 NHL Entry Draft. After being drafted in 1977, he moved straight to the NHL from junior hockey.
Duguet played for Team Canada in the 1981 Canada Cup. During this time, he had a chance to improve his game. He scored 40 goals in two years from 1981 to 82. Ron represented the New York Rangers in the NHL All-Star Game. However, from 1982 to 1983 he struggled to show his good form. In those two years, he only scored 19 goals.
On June 13, 1983, Ron was traded to the new Detroit Red Wings for Willie Huber. His performance improved along with the team as he scored 33 goals. He was also good at assists with 47 assists.
Overall, he finished third on the team with 80 points. In the following games, he showed consistently good results. Ron finished second in three categories in goals, assists, and total points from 1984 to 1985.
Duguet was traded to his former New York Rangers team on January 21, 1987, after two seasons in Pittsburgh. He played 2 games in the IHL for the Colorado Rangers. In 198889, he played his last game for the Los Angeles Kings and retired from the NHL.
However, he tried to come back with the Toronto Maple Leafs and Tampa Bay Lightning. However, he failed to return to the team.
Ron continued to play in the minor leagues and even retired from the NHL. In the 198990 seasons, he played for ERC Mannheim. In fact, he played 22 games with the team in Europe. Although he retired in 199192, he returned with the San Diego Gulls. He began playing for the new Jacksonville Barracudas in 2003.
Ron played in the team as a striker. He then became the head coach of the team. However, under his leadership, the team did not perform well in the 200506 seasons. He resigned as manager after the end of the season.
Ron Dugay’s personal life
Ron Duguet married his first wife Robin Bobo on December 1, 1983. He shared two daughters with her until their marriage ended in divorce. Ron later married former model Kim Alexis in the 1990s and they were happily ever after until they ended their relationship in 2016.
Net Worth of Ron Duguet
Ron Duguay was famous in the NHL for his long curly hair. He even starred in a television commercial for Sasson designer jeans. As of 2021, Ron Dugay’s net worth is estimated at between $1 million and $5 million.
He received an annual salary of $175,000 in 1977,78 $80,000 in 1978,79 and $85,000 in 197980. The total amount of his NHL career is about $340,000.