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The Best German NHL Players  

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List Rules Vote up the best German hockey players in NHL history

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
2
Philipp Grubauer is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best German NHL Players
Goaltender
3
Olaf Kölzig is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best German NHL Players
Goaltender
4
Dennis Seidenberg is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best German NHL Players
Defenseman
5
Thomas Greiss is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best German NHL Players
Goaltender
6
Christian Ehrhoff is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best German NHL Players
Defenseman
7
Marco Sturm is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best German NHL Players
Left Wing
8
Uwe Krupp is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best German NHL Players
Defenseman
9
Jochen Hecht is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best German NHL Players
Centerman
10
Marcel Goc is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best German NHL Players
Centerman
11
Mikhail Grabovski is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best German NHL Players
Centerman
12
Tobias Rieder is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best German NHL Players
Tobias Rieder
13
Walt Tkaczuk is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best German NHL Players
Centerman
14
Christoph Schubert is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best German NHL Players
Defenseman
15
David Wolf is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best German NHL Players
David Wolf
16
Alexander Sulzer is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best German NHL Players
Defenseman
17
Timo Pielmeier is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best German NHL Players
Goaltender
18
Randy Gilhen is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best German NHL Players
19
Stefan Ustorf is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best German NHL Players
Winger
20
Korbinian Holzer is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best German NHL Players
Defenseman
21
Brian Glynn is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best German NHL Players
Defenseman
22
Sven Butenschön is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best German NHL Players
Defenseman
23
Willie Huber is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best German NHL Players
Defenseman
24
Michel Larocque is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best German NHL Players
Goaltender
25
Uli Hiemer is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best German NHL Players
Uli Hiemer