Colby Cave Age, Death, Wife, Net Worth, Parents, Salary

Date Updated: May 14, 2024

Birth Date December 23, 1994
Death Date April 11, 2020
Birth Name Colby Cave
Nickname Colby
Birth Place North Battleford, Canada
Ethnicity White

Quick Stats
Age 29 years 7 months
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Nationality Canadian
Height 6' 1" (1.85 m)
Weight 91 kg (201 lbs)
Religion Christianity
Relationship Status Married
Wife Emily Cave (m. 2019)

Colby Cave was a professional Canadian ice hockey center. He played for the Boston Bruins and Edmonton Oilers of the National Hockey League (NHL).

At the beginning of his career, he first played locally with the Battlefords Stars from 2009 to 2011 in the Saskatchewan Midget AAA Hockey League.

Biography; Age, Parents 

Colby was born on December 26, 1994, in North Battleford, Canada to his father Allan Cave and mother Jennifer Cave. He had a younger sister named Taylor Cave with whom he grew up in the small town of Battleford, Saskatchewan.

His nationality was Canadian. He belonged to white ethnicity. There are no details about his education in the media.

Death, Brain Bleed

Colby had been medically-induced into a coma after suffering an overnight brain bleed on April 7, 2020. He was hospitalized in a Sunnybrook Toronto hospital. 

A 25-years-old ice hockey player died due to brain hemorrhage after spending five days at Sunnybrook Hospital in Toronto on April 11, 2020.

Personal Life; Wedding, Wife

Colby was in a relationship with a lady named Emily Cave who began dating since 2015. After dating for almost 2 years they got engaged on June 17, 2018, in Cochin, Saskatchewan, Canada and later on July 19, 2019, they tied a knot in an intimate ceremony at Château des Charmes, Canada.

(Colby Cave with his wife, Emily Cave. | Source:

Net Worth, Salary & Contract

Colby signed a 2-Year, 2-Way contract with an annual NHL cap hit of $675,000 with Boston Bruins in July 2018. He had an estimated net worth that ranged between $2 Million - $10 Million.

Height & Weight

He stood at a decent height of 6 feet 1 inch (1.85 meters) and weighed around 91 kg (201 lbs)

Quick Facts:

Profession, Education & Net Worth
Profession Professional Ice Hockey Center
High School Not Known
College Not Known
Active Years 2015–2020
Net Worth $2 Million - $10 Million (Estimated)
Salary $675,000 (2019/20)
Earnings Signed a 2-Year, 2-Way Contract with Bruins in July 2018.
Detailed Physical Stats
Height 6' 1" (1.85 m)
Weight 91 kg (201 lbs)
Body Measurements Chest - 42 Inches
Waist - 32 Inches
Biceps - 18 Inches
Shoe Size 8 (US)
Eye Colour Blue
Hair Colour Brown
Personal Life
Relationship Status Married
Sexual Orientation Straight

  1. Emily Cave (m. 2019) (Wife)
    • Wedding Date: July 19, 2019
    • Wedding Location: Château des Charmes, Canada
    • Engagement Date: June 17, 2018
    • Engagement Location: Cochin, Saskatchewan, Canada
    • Started Dating: 2015
    • First Met: At Instagram
Colby Cave with his wife, Emily Cave. | Source: Colby Cave with his wife, Emily Cave. | Source:
Family Life
Father Allan Cave
Mother Jennifer Cave
Siblings Has one younger sister.
Colby Cave with Sibling/s}} Colby Cave with his parents and twin sister. | Source:
  1. Taylor Cave
  2. Profession: N/A

Children Not Yet
  • Self: White