Winter Sports Middle Eastern Hockey Players

Blake Edwards
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List of Middle Eastern hockey players, both active and retired. There are many Middle Eastern-American hockey players in the NHL as well as many Canadian hockey players of Middle Eastern descent and this list has them all! Peruse this Middle Easter hockey player list and learn about these guys, skating for NHL teams today and in the past.

In 2008, Jordanian-American hockey player Justin Abdelkader became the first Middle Eastern NHL player (he's Arab) to win the Stanley Cup, playing with the Detroit Red Wings.

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Justin Abdelkader is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Middle Eastern Hockey Players
age 31 - Left Wing.

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Nazem Kadri is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Middle Eastern Hockey Players
age 28 - Center.

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Rhett Rakhshani is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Middle Eastern Hockey Players
Rhett Rakhshani age 30 - Right Wing.

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Brandon Saad is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Middle Eastern Hockey Players
age 26 - Left Wing.

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Mika Zibanejad is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Middle Eastern Hockey Players
age 25 - Center.

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Ramzi Abid is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Middle Eastern Hockey Players
age 38 - Left Wing. No longer active.

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Josef Boumedienne is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Middle Eastern Hockey Players
age 40 - Defense. No longer active.

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John Hanna is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Middle Eastern Hockey Players
John Hanna Died at 70 (1935-2005) - Defense. No longer active.

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Ed Hatoum is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Middle Eastern Hockey Players
Ed Hatoum age 71 - Right Wing. No longer active.

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Alain Nasreddine is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Middle Eastern Hockey Players
Alain Nasreddine age 43 - Defense. No longer active.

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Daniel Rahimi is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Middle Eastern Hockey Players
age 31 - Defense.

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Fabian Joseph is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Middle Eastern Hockey Players
Fabian Joseph age 53 - Center. No longer active.