Valeri Vladimirovich “Val” Bure is a Russian-American former ice hockey right winger. He was born on June 13, 1974 in Moscow, Soviet Union, Russia. According to astrology, Bure’s zodiac sign is Gemini.
He played 10 seasons in the National Hockey League (NHL) for the Montreal Canadiens, Calgary Flames, Florida Panthers, St. Louis Blues, and Dallas Stars. He is also the husband of actress Candace Cameron Bure since 1996.
As of November 2022, Valeri Bure has an estimated net worth of $15 Million USD.
Quick Facts about Valeri Bure!
|Net Worth:||$15 Million|
|Full Name:||Valeri Vladimirovich "Val" Bure|
|Famous Name:||Valeri Bure|
|Age:||48 Years Old|
|Date of Birth:||June 13, 1974|
|Birth Place/Hometown:||Moscow, Soviet Union, Russia|
|Current Residence:||Malibu, California, United States|
|Profession:||Ice Hockey Player|
|Height:||Feet & Inches: 5' 10".|
Centimeters: 178 cm.
Meters: 1.78 m.
|Weight:||Kilograms: 82 kg.|
Pounds: 181 lbs.
|Hair Color:||Light Brown|
|Chest Size:||40 in / 101.6 cm|
|Waist Size:||30 in / 76 cm|
|Bicep Size:||16 in / 40.6 cm|
|Monthly Income:||$125,000 +|
|Weekly Income:||$31,250 +|
|Daily Income:||$4,166 +|
|Siblings:||Brother: Pavel Bure|
|Husband/Spouse:||Candace Cameron Bure (m. 1996)|
|Dating/Boyfriend:||Candace Cameron Bure|
|Children:||Daughter: Natasha Bure|
Sons: Lev Valerievich Bure and Maksim Valerievich Bure
|High School:||Chatsworth Charter High School|
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Early Life & Biography
Valeri Bure was born June 13, 1974, in Moscow, Soviet Union. He is the younger son of Vladimir and Tatiana Bure. Vladimir, whose family originated from Furna, Switzerland, was an Olympic swimmer who won four medals for the Soviet Union at three Olympic Games between 1968 and 1976.
Bure was around nine years old when his parents separated. In 1991, he joined his father and brother, Pavel in moving to North America as his elder sibling embarked on a National Hockey League (NHL) career with the Vancouver Canucks. His mother arrived two months later.
They settled initially in Los Angeles where Vladimir continued to train and coach both Valeri and Pavel in hockey and physical conditioning. However both became estranged from their father, along with his second wife and their half-sister Katya, by 1998. Neither brother has explained a reason for the split.
Bure married actress Candace Cameron on June 22, 1996. They were introduced by Cameron’s Full House castmate Dave Coulier at a charity hockey game in 1994. The couple has three children: daughter Natasha (b. 1998) and sons Lev (b. 2000) and Maksim (b. 2002).
Bure became an American citizen in December 2001. Bure cited his family as the reason he retired from hockey in 2005. He felt he could return from his surgeries, but wanted to spend time with his children and allow his wife to return to acting. Bure and his family are Christians.
In 2007, Bure and his wife opened a Florida restaurant called The Milk and Honey Café, but closed the business when the family moved to California. They operate a Napa Valley winery, Bure Family Wines.
Age, Height, Weight & Body Size
Valeri Bure was born on June 13, 1974, in Moscow, Soviet Union, Russia. As of September 2022, he is 48 years old. Bure’s height is 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m) and weight around 82 kg (181 lbs). If we look at the body measurements, Valeri Bure has perfect body size. He has 40 in (101.6 cm) chest, waist size is 30 in (76 cm) and 16 in (40.6 cm) biceps.
Bure played three games during the 1990–91 season with HC CSKA Moscow of the Soviet Championship League prior to leaving the Soviet Union. At 17 years age, he became eligible for junior hockey and joined the Spokane Chiefs of WHL. Bure recorded 49 points in 53 games in 1991–92 for the Chiefs, his first season in the WHL.
Upon turning professional in 1994–95, Bure spent the majority of the season with Montreal’s American Hockey League (AHL). He had 23 goals and 48 points in 45 games for the club. Bure earned a recall to Montreal late in the season and made his NHL debut on February 28, 1995, against the New York Islanders.
In 24 games with Montreal, Bure scored 3 goals and added an assist. He scored 22 goals and 42 points in his first full season in Montreal, 1995–96, but scored only 14 goals the following season.
Bure’s offensive ability emerged in Calgary as he became one of the team’s leading scorers. His totals of 26 goals and 53 points in 1998–99 were both third best on the team. Bure was named to the World team at the 2000 All-Star Game where he played on a line with his brother.
Bure made his debut internationally with the Russian national junior team at the 1994 World Junior Championship. He was the leading scorer of the bronze medal-winning Russians with eight points in six games and was named to the tournament’s All-Star Team. Russia invited him to play at the 2004 World Cup of Hockey but due to contract with NHL, he refuse to join.
- Bronze medalist at 1994 World Junior Championships in Czech Republic
- Placed 5th at 1994 World Championship in Russia
- Silver medalist at 1998 Winter Olympics in Nagano
- Bronze medalist at 2002 Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City
Net Worth of Valeri Bure
Valeri Bure (June 13, 1974) has an estimated net worth of $15 Million USD. He is a former Ice Hockey Player who retired from hockey in 2005 because he wanted to give time to his family.
According to our reports, Valeri Bure has annual income of $1.5 Million when he was ice hockey player. In his career, he earned the highest of $3 million.
Bure is currently operating Bure Family Wines with her wife which generates good income. He once cited that he felt he could return from his surgeries, but wanted to spend time with his children and wife. He also allowed her wife to return to acting.
Valeri Bure Social Media Profiles
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|Twitter:||Valeri Bure Twitter|
|Website:||Valeri Bure Official Website|
|Elite Prospects:||Valeri Bure Elite Prospects Profile|
|Wikipedia:||Valeri Bure Wikipedia|
FAQs about Valeri Bure
What is Valeri Bure doing now?
Valeri Bure is currently managing his restaurant with her wife Bure Family Wines in St. Helena, California.
How old is Valeri Bure?
Bure was born on June 13, 1974 in Moscow, Soviet Union, Russia. As of September 2022, he is 48 years old.
How much is Bure worth?
According to our reports, Valeri Bure’s net worth is estimated to be $15 Million USD.
Is Valeri Bure still married?
He is married to Candace Cameron Bure in 1996 and their is no news about their breakup.
How many children Bure have?
Candace Cameron and Valeri Bure has three children named Natasha Bure, Lev Valerievich Bure and Maksim Valerievich Bure.