Hockey Player Famous Hockey Players from Austria

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List of famous hockey players from Austria, listed alphabetically with photos of the players when available. Austria has produced some very talented hockey players over the years, including centers, goalies, wings and defensive players. These are some of the best Austrian hockey players to ever live, so if you're a native of Austria and are aspiring to play hockey professionally then these people should be your idols. If you're searching for a particular popular hockey player from Austria then you can use the "search" box to find who you're looking for.

List items include Reinhard Divis, Thomas Vanek and many additional items as well.

This list answers the questions, "Who are the greatest Austrian hockey players?" and "Which hockey players are from Austria?"

You can click on the names of these legendary hockey players of Austria in order to get more information about each one. If you play hockey or just love the sport then use this list of talented Austrian baseball players to find some athletes you haven't heard of before.
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Reinhard Divis is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Hockey Players from Austria
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Reinhard Divis is an Austrian retired professional ice hockey goaltender. Divis was the first Austrian ice hockey player to play in the National Hockey League, representing the St. Louis Blues in 28 games. He also played for several teams in the Austrian Hockey League and played for the Austrian ...more

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Position: Goaltender, Centerman

Birthplace: Vienna, Austria

Nationality: Austria

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Thomas Pöck is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Hockey Players from Austria
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Thomas Dietmar Pöck is an Austrian professional defenceman currently playing with hometown club, EC KAC, of the Austrian Hockey League. He has previously played in the National Hockey League with the New York Rangers and the New York Islanders. ...more

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Position: Defenseman

Birthplace: Klagenfurt, Austria

Nationality: Austria

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Andre Lakos is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Hockey Players from Austria
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André Lakos is a professional Austria ice hockey defenceman, currently playing for KLH Chomutov of the Czech Extraliga. ...more

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Position: Defenseman

Birthplace: Vienna, Austria

Nationality: Austria

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Thomas Vanek is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Hockey Players from Austria
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Thomas Vanek is an Austrian professional ice hockey left winger currently playing for the Minnesota Wild of the National Hockey League. Vanek was drafted by the Buffalo Sabres fifth overall in the 2003 NHL Entry Draft, making him the highest drafted Austrian in NHL history. ...more

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Position: Left Wing

Birthplace: Baden bei Wien, Austria

Nationality: Austria

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Simon Wheeldon is a former ice hockey player. He played for the New York Rangers and Winnipeg Jets. ...more

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Position: Centerman

Birthplace: Vancouver, Canada

Nationality: Canada, Austria

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Michael Stewart is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Hockey Players from Austria
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Michael Stewart is a Canadian professional ice hockey defenceman. He was drafted in the first round, thirteenth overall, of the 1990 NHL Entry Draft by the New York Rangers, but never played a game in the NHL. Stewart played for the AHL's Binghamton Rangers for three seasons before bouncing around ...more

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Position: Defenseman

Birthplace: Calgary, Canada

Nationality: Canada, Austria

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Joseph Gilles Dominic "The Hammer" Lavoie is a Canadian former professional ice hockey player. Lavoie played 38 games in the National Hockey League for the St. Louis Blues, Ottawa Senators, Boston Bruins and Los Angeles Kings. He scored five goals and thirteen points, collecting 32 penalty minutes. ...more

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Position: Defenseman

Birthplace: Montreal, Canada

Nationality: Austria, Canada

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Darcy Werenka is a Canadian-Austrian former professional ice hockey defenceman whose career spanned over 20 years enjoying most success in the European Leagues. ...more

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Position: Defenseman

Birthplace: Edmonton, Canada

Nationality: Austria, Canada

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