About Craig Simpson and Salé Jamie
Craig Andrew Simpson (born February 15, 1967) is a Canadian former professional ice hockey winger who played 10 seasons in the National Hockey League for the Pittsburgh Penguins, Edmonton Oilers and the Buffalo Sabres. He is currently a broadcaster, involved in Sportsnet NHL game broadcasts as a color commentator, including Hockey Night in Canada telecasts.Simpson is the son of Canadian Olympic athlete Marion Simpson. He is also the younger brother of former CHL Player of the Year Dave Simpson and younger brother of Rogers Sportsnet reporter Christine Simpson.Simpson played collegiate hockey for the Michigan State Spartans of the NCAA from 1983–84 to 1984–85. Simpson skipped the third grade, then took his grade 11 and 12 course load simultaneously allowing him to start college at age 16. became the first 16-year old to play Varsity hockey in the United States and actually led the team in scoring as a freshman. Then in his second year, his draft eligible season, he exploded for 31-goals and 84 points in just 42-games. This performance made him the number one ranked prospect heading into the 1985 NHL Entry Draft according to Central Scouting.
Jamie Rae Salé (born April 21, 1977) is a Canadian former competitive pair skater.Salé was born in Calgary, Alberta. She competed first as a singles skater, winning the novice bronze medal and placing eighth in junior ladies at the Canadian Championships. In 1994, Salé won the short program and finished with the bronze medal in the junior event at the Canadian Championships. That same year, she achieved her biggest success to date by winning the senior bronze medal with her pairs partner, Jason Turner. They were named to the 1994 Canadian Olympic team and placed 12th at the Lillehammer Olympics. They placed 16th at the 1994 World Championships in Chiba, Japan, but ended their partnership that August.Salé returned to singles skating. She placed fifth at the 1995 Canadian Championships, but struggled with injuries which caused her to withdraw from the 1997 Championships. Salé returned in 1998 and skated a strong short program, but was only able to land one of five planned triples in her long program and placed sixth.
Craig Simpson and Salé Jamie love story
Jamie Sale is currently married to Craig Simpson. The couple started dating in 2009 and have been together for around 12 years, 5 months, and 8 days.
Craig Simpson and Salé Jamie marriage
On June 21, 2012, Simpson married Canadian figure skater Jamie Salé, whom he had “known for years from the Edmonton skating scene”. They had been paired as partners in late 2009 for the first season of the CBC show Battle of the Blades, which they won.
Craig Simpson and Salé Jamie childrens
Simpson and Salé have one daughter, Samantha Rae Simpson, born on July 7, 2013