Steve Coates Biography
Steve Coates is renowned for being a Canadian retired professional ice hockey player. As of now, he works for the Philadelphia Flyers on 97.5. The Fanatic as a radio color commentator, following spending 14 seasons with the Flyers television team.
Coates played with the Detroit Red Wings over the 1976–77 season in five NHL games during a career mostly spent in the minors apart from that.
Steve Coates Age
Coates was born on July 2, 1950, in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. He is 71 years old.
Steve Coates Height
Coates stands at a moderate height of 5 ft 9 in/1.75 m tall.
Steve Coates Family
Coates has managed to hide details about his parents and siblings away from the public, despite being a known person.
Steve Coates Wife
Coates is a married man, but he has maintained a low profile on details regarding his wife and whether he has children.
Steve Coates Salary
Coates annually receives a salary of $75,705.
Steve Coates Net Worth
Coates has an accumulated net worth of $1 million.
Steve Coates Career
Coates’s professional hockey career began when he signed with the Philadelphia Flyers. In 1973 as a free agent following four seasons with the Michigan Tech Huskies. He dealt with Dave Kelly, Bob Ritchie, as well as Terry Murray,n exchange.
For Rick Lapointe and Mike Korney during the 1976–77 season. Following his four seasons in the Flyers’ minor league system. Coates scored one goal for his only NHL point, Over five games for the Red Wings that season.
He spent three years playing in the American Hockey League (AHL). And Central Hockey League (CHL) prior to retiring. Coates started his broadcasting career working as a radio color commentator. In 1980 in the Flyers and then switched over in 1999 to television.
He spent the following 14 seasons as a television between-the-benches reporter. And s a color commentator for the Flyers prior to moving back to radio at the beginning of the 2014–15 season.