Born on July 15, 1956, in Religion, Saskatchewan Barry James Melrose is a Canadian- American broadcaster. He is a former professional ice hockey player and the head coach who played in the World Hockey Association (WHA) and National Hockey League (NHL). He is the son of Norri Melrose and James Melrose.
Not only a long- time commentator he is also the hockey analyst for ESPN. He joined NHL Network as a contributor since September 2011. He became the head coach of the Los Angeles Kings from 1992 to April 1995. From 1988-89 seasons he coached the Seattle Thunderbirds, and from 1989-1992 seasons he coached Adirondack Red Wings of the American Hockey League. From 1979-1986 Melrose played 335 games in his playing career. He has appeared in the movie called Mystery, Alaska, Russell Crowe. He comes to be an American citizen in March 1998. He is highly recognized for being the head coach of the Los Angeles Kings. Apart from a player, he is also the author of his book named Dropping the Gloves.
Talking about his conjugal life, Barry Melrose is married to Cindy Melrose in 1978. The couple has welcomed two children name Tyrell and Adrien. Melrose is living together with his family and children in Glen Falls, New York. They share the strong marital bond. It's been 38 years of their marriage, and they are not having any sorts of problems in their relationship. There are no rumors on the internet regarding their divorce. His name has not been linked with any other women except his wife. The couple has been sharing their immense love through networking sites also.
59 years old Melrose has a net worth of $16 million. There were few clubs which could pay him the high salary and Detroit Red Wings was one of it. We can easily assume that he earns a handsome salary because he is popular and well re-known for his dedication to work.
Melrose is also active on social networking sites like Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. He has 99.2 k followers and 513 tweets. He is more connected to Twitter. He has been an inspiration to many players. There are many information and biography on the wiki.