Is Matthew Tkachuk related to Keith Tkachuk?
Yes, Matthew Tkachuk is related to Keith Tkachuk. Matthew is the first child of Keith with his wife, Chantal.
Besides the Flames player, the former NHL athlete has two more children. The second son is an ice hockey player, and his only daughter chose field hockey.
The Scottsdale native is the left winger and alternate captain of the Panthers. On July 22, 2022, his former team traded him to the Panthers.
He previously played with the Calgary Flames for six seasons. On July 20, he informed the team about his intention not to re-sign the contract with them any longer.
The United States Hockey Hall of Fame member is the inspiration for the alternate captain to get involved in ice hockey. He grew up looking at his father in the ice rink, making records over records.
At the time, Keith played as a left wing for the St. Louis Blues. He played his final NHL games on April 9, 2010, and bid goodbye to his playing career.
A few years later, his children Matt and Brady rose to the stadium as aspiring players.