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List of famous hockey players from Canada, listed alphabetically with photos of the players when available. Canada has produced some very talented hockey players over the years, including centers, goalies, wings and defensive players. These are some of the best Canadian hockey players to ever live, so if you're a native of Canada 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 Canada then you can use the "search" box to find who you're looking for.

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

You can click on the names of these legendary hockey players of Canada in order to get more information about each one. If you play hockey or just love the sport then use this list of talented Canadian baseball players to find some athletes you haven't heard of before.
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Patrick Roy is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Hockey Players from Canada
Goaltender
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Mario Lemieux is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Hockey Players from Canada
Centerman
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Wayne Gretzky is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Hockey Players from Canada
Centerman
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Gordie Howe is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Hockey Players from Canada
Right wing
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Aaron Rome is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Hockey Players from Canada
Aaron Rome Defenseman
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Maurice Richard is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Hockey Players from Canada
Right wing
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Aaron Ward is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Hockey Players from Canada
Defenseman
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Bobby Hull is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Hockey Players from Canada
Left Wing
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Aaron Volpatti is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Hockey Players from Canada
Aaron Volpatti Left Wing, Forward
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Ab DeMarco is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Hockey Players from Canada
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Bobby Orr is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Hockey Players from Canada
Defenseman
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Phil Esposito is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Hockey Players from Canada
Centerman
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Terry Sawchuk is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Hockey Players from Canada
Goaltender
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Joe Sakic is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Hockey Players from Canada
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Adam Brown is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Hockey Players from Canada
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Guy Lafleur is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Hockey Players from Canada
Right wing
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Steve Yzerman is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Hockey Players from Canada
Centerman
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Adam Dennis is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Hockey Players from Canada
Adam Dennis Goaltender
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Mark Messier is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Hockey Players from Canada
Centerman
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Jacques Plante is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Hockey Players from Canada
Goaltender
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Ray Bourque is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Hockey Players from Canada
Defenseman
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Cam Neely is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Hockey Players from Canada
Right wing
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Adam Munro is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Hockey Players from Canada
Adam Munro Goaltender
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Doug Harvey is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Hockey Players from Canada
Defenseman
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Adam Oates is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Hockey Players from Canada
Centerman