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This list of German NHL players includes familiar German hockey players like Marco Sturm, Jochen Hecht, Christian Ehrhoff, and Uwe Krupp as well as former hockey players from Germany like Willie Huber, Michel Larocque, and David Wolf. The best German hockey players have played on a number of NHL teams like the Washington Capitals, Vancouver Canucks, Philadelphia Flyers, San Jose Sharks, and Anaheim Ducks.

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Leon Draisaitl is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best German NHL Players
Leon Draisaitl

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Olaf Kölzig is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best German NHL Players
Olaf Kölzig Goaltender

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Dennis Seidenberg is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best German NHL Players
Dennis Seidenberg Defenseman

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Christian Ehrhoff is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best German NHL Players
Christian Ehrhoff Defenseman

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Thomas Greiss is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best German NHL Players
Thomas Greiss Goaltender

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Marco Sturm is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best German NHL Players
Marco Sturm Left Wing

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Jochen Hecht is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best German NHL Players
Jochen Hecht Centerman

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Marcel Goc is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best German NHL Players
Marcel Goc Centerman

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Mikhail Grabovski is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best German NHL Players
Mikhail Grabovski Centerman

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Uwe Krupp is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best German NHL Players
Uwe Krupp Defenseman

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Walt Tkaczuk is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best German NHL Players
Walt Tkaczuk Centerman

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Philipp Grubauer is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best German NHL Players
Philipp Grubauer Goaltender

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Stefan Ustorf is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best German NHL Players
Stefan Ustorf Winger

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Christoph Schubert is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best German NHL Players
Christoph Schubert Defenseman

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Korbinian Holzer is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best German NHL Players
Korbinian Holzer Defenseman

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Brian Glynn is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best German NHL Players
Brian Glynn Defenseman

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Timo Pielmeier is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best German NHL Players
Timo Pielmeier Goaltender

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Tobias Rieder is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best German NHL Players
Tobias Rieder

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Alexander Sulzer is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best German NHL Players
Alexander Sulzer Defenseman

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+ - 5 6
Sven Butenschön is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best German NHL Players
Sven Butenschön Defenseman

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+ - 5 6
Willie Huber is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best German NHL Players
Willie Huber Defenseman

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Randy Gilhen is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best German NHL Players

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David Wolf is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best German NHL Players
David Wolf

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Jean-Marc Gaulin is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best German NHL Players
Jean-Marc Gaulin

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+ - 1 6
Michel Larocque is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best German NHL Players
Michel Larocque Goaltender

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+ - 2 8
Uli Hiemer is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best German NHL Players
Uli Hiemer

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+ - 0 8
Erich Goldmann is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best German NHL Players
Erich Goldmann Defenseman