His nickname is Iggy.
He won a gold medal for Canada in the 1996 World Junior Championships.
He won a gold medal for Canada in the 1997 World Championships.
He won a gold medal for Canada in the 2004 World Cup of Hockey.
He won the Art Ross Trophy in 2002.
He won the Maurice 'Rocket' Richard Trophy in 2002 and 2004.
He has played in 3 NHL All-Star Games in 2002, 2003, 2004.
He was named to NHL All-Rookie Team in 1997.
He made the Canadian Major Junior First All-Star Team in 1996.
He was on the NHL All-Rookie Team in 1997.
He won the Four Broncos Memorial Trophy in 1996.
He was a WHL West First All-Star Team in 1996.
He won the George Parsons Trophy in 1995 in the WHL.
He has a daughter called Jade Grace Iginla.
He currently lives in Calgary with his wife and daughter.
Iginla got married to his high school sweetheart Kara Kirkland in 2003.
Iginla played in the 2006 Winter Olympics, where he was one of Team Canada's alternate captains.
In 2004 he was awarded the NHL Foundation Award for Community Service as well as the King Clancy Memorial Trophy in recognition of his humanitarian contributions.
Iginla supports many charities, including Cure for Cancer.
Since becoming an NHL all-star, Iginla has entered into several endorsement contracts with various companies. One of his most prominent corporate relationships is with the Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce.
He recorded a Gordie Howe hat trick (a goal, an assist, and a fight) in Game 3 of the 2004 Finals.
On May 20, 2004, Iginla scored his 10th playoff goal to help the Flames advance to their first Stanley Cup Finals in 15 years.
In the 2003-04 NHL season, he scored 41 goals, sharing the goal-scoring title with Ilya Kovalchuk and Rick Nash.
Iginla was named captain of the Calgary Flames in October 2003, making him the second player of African descent to be named captain of an NHL team.
Jarome is widely regarded as one of the best players in the league today.
He wears the #12.
He was a nominee for the King Clancy Memorial Trophy in the 2001-02 season.
He also won the Lester B. Pearson Award in the 2001-02 season.
He became the first player of African descent in history to win the regular season goal and point scoring titles in the 2001-02 season.
Iginla's best season was 2001-02 when he had 96 points and 52 goals.
Iginla won two Memorial Cups with the Kamloops Blazers while playing in the WHL.
Iginla played 3 seasons in the Western Hockey League.
He played goaltender in his first two years of organized hockey, then switched to the right wing, and developed a knack for scoring.
He starred for St. Albert in the AAHA before graduating to juniors.
He was the catcher on the Canadian National Junior team.
His first love was baseball.
His parents split up when Jarome was a baby, and he was raised by his mother and grandparents in the Edmonton suburb of St. Albert.
Captain of the Calgary Flames.
His Astrological sign is Gemini.
His father is Nigerian.
His surname Iginla means "Big Tree" in Yorùbá, his father's language.