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Date of Birth July 31, 1973
Age 48 years, 6 months, 3 days
Place of Birth North Bay
Country Canada
Profession Hockey Coach
Horoscope Leo

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FatherNot Available
MotherNot Available
SiblingsPaul Yeo, Karen Caciagli Rocha
SpouseTanya Yeo
Children(s)Kyler Yeo, Braeden Yeo

Mike Yeo Biography

Mike Yeo is a famous Hockey Coach, who was born on July 31, 1973 in Canada. NHL coach who became the head coach of the Minnesota Wild in 2011. According to Astrologers, Mike Yeo's zodiac sign is Leo.

Michael Yeo (born July 31, 1973) is a Canadian professional ice hockey assistant coach for the Philadelphia Flyers and former player. He is the former head coach of the Minnesota Wild and St. Louis Blues of the National Hockey League (NHL). Yeo grew up in North Bay, Ontario. He had been an assistant coach for the Pittsburgh Penguins and head coach of the American Hockey League’s Houston Aeros.

He has a daughter, Braeden, and a son, Kyler, with his wife Tanya.

Yeo spent five seasons with the Houston Aeros while they were members of the International Hockey League (IHL). In 1998–99, he captained the team to the Turner Cup Championship.

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In 1999, Yeo was signed as a minor league veteran by the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins, the top affiliate of the Pittsburgh Penguins at the onset of their inaugural season, in what would eventually become the first of eleven years of service with the Pittsburgh Penguins organization. After a serious knee injury ended his playing career after just 19 games with Wilkes-Barre/Scranton, Yeo accepted an offer to remain with the team by becoming an assistant to head coach Glenn Patrick, a position he continued to hold when Michel Therrien replaced Patrick in 2003. Yeo was promoted along with Therrien in 2005 to the Pittsburgh Penguins as Therrien’s assistant after the firing of Eddie Olczyk and his coaching staff. With his primary responsibilities focused towards special teams, Yeo aided Therrien in laying the groundwork for the Penguins rebuild towards future successes, ending the franchise’s six-year playoff absence in the 2006–07 season, and leading the Penguins to their second-highest points total in franchise history in 2007–08. Continuing to work as an assistant under Therrien’s successor, Dan Bylsma, Yeo began to have health issues with his blood pressure and in one game “felt lightheaded and dizzy and had chest pain… [his] blood pressure was really high” although he persevered and helped the team to a Stanley Cup victory in 2009.

Mike Yeo Net Worth

Mike Yeo is one of the richest Hockey Coach & listed on most popular Hockey Coach. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Mike Yeo net worth is approximately $1.5 Million.

Mike Yeo Net Worth & Salary
Net Worth$1.5 Million
SalaryUnder Review
Source of IncomeHockey Coach
CarsNot Available
HouseLiving in own house.

He served as an assistant coach for the Pittsburgh Penguins and head coach of the AHL’s Houston Aeros.

In 1999, Yeo was signed as a minor league veteran by the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins, the top affiliate of the Pittsburgh Penguins at the onset of their inaugural season, in what would eventually become the first of eleven years of service with the Pittsburgh Penguins organization. After a serious knee injury ended his playing career after just 19 games with Wilkes-Barre/Scranton, Yeo accepted an offer to remain with the team by becoming an assistant to head coach Glenn Patrick, a position he continued to hold when Michel Therrien replaced Patrick in 2003. Yeo was promoted along with Therrien in 2005 to the Pittsburgh Penguins as Therrien’s assistant after the firing of Eddie Olczyk and his coaching staff. With his primary responsibilities focused towards special teams, Yeo aided Therrien in laying the groundwork for the Penguins rebuild towards future successes, ending the franchise’s six-year playoff absence in the 2006–07 season, and leading the Penguins to their second-highest points total in franchise history in 2007–08. Continuing to work as an assistant under Therrien’s successor, Dan Bylsma, Yeo began to have health issues with his blood pressure and in one game “felt lightheaded and dizzy and had chest pain… [his] blood pressure was really high” although he persevered and helped the team to a Stanley Cup victory in 2009.

On June 16, 2010, Yeo left the Penguins to take up the vacant head coach position at the Houston Aeros of the American Hockey League, at that time the top AHL affiliate of the Minnesota Wild, replacing Kevin Constantine. The season prior to Yeo’s hiring, the Aeros finished in last place in the West Division with low expectations. However, the Aeros added several offensive players such as Robbie Earl, Patrick O’Sullivan and Jed Ortmeyer. Under Yeo, the revitalized roster improved massively, reaching the AHL conference championships in Yeo’s first year behind the bench.

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He played hockey in the IHL but never made it to the NHL.

Yeo was announced as the head coach of the Minnesota Wild on June 17, 2011. The Wild under Yeo won their first game 4–2 at home against the Columbus Blue Jackets. The Wild started the season 15–7–3, but failed to secure a winning record through each of the final five months of the season. The 2011–12 season marked a down-year for Yeo, as his team ranked last in number of goals scored in the NHL with a meagre 177 compared to the NHL average of 240. The team also did not make the playoffs, came third last in power play percentage, and were known for streaky play. The Wild tended to lose games in streaks, losing 32 out of 36 games in groups of two or more games. The team lost eight straight in December and seven straight in February effectively removing the Wild from playoff contention.

Who is Mike Yeo dating?

According to our records, Mike Yeo married to Tanya Yeo. As of December 2021, Mike Yeo’s is not dating anyone.

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With the hirings of Jeff Blashill by Detroit and John Hynes by New Jersey during the summer of 2015, Yeo was no longer the youngest head coach in the NHL, a title he had held for his first four seasons.

Facts & Trivia

Ranked on the list of most popular Hockey Coach. Also ranked in the elit list of famous celebrity born in Canada. Mike Yeo celebrates birthday on July 31 of every year.

Early in the 2013–14 season, there were rumours that Yeo would lose his job. However, in the second half of the season, the Wild were able to make the playoffs for the second straight year. The Wild defeated the heavily favored Colorado Avalanche in seven games before losing to the Chicago Blackhawks in the second round. On May 31, 2014, Yeo was given a three-year contract extension with the Minnesota Wild.

During the 2014–15 season, there were again rumours that Yeo would lose his job. However, a mid-season trade for goalie Devan Dubnyk saved not only his job, but also the team’s season. The team had a record of 18–19–5 prior to the trade and finished the season with a record of 46–28–8. The Wild qualified for the playoffs with a win at Chicago on April 7, 2015. They were then eliminated by Chicago in the playoffs for the third consecutive season, losing in 4 games, scoring only 7 goals the entire series.

On June 13, 2016, he was named as the eventual successor to Ken Hitchcock as coach of the St. Louis Blues. He served as an assistant coach during the 2016–17 season and was to assume the head coach position beginning in the 2017–18 season.

On February 13, 2016, Yeo was fired as head coach of the Minnesota Wild, after losing 13 of his last 14 games as head coach.

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