Players with NHL experienceEdit
Names in italics have won the Stanley Cup.
|Justin Abdelkader||Left Wing||Jordanian, Polish, and American||American||48 games NHL experience ||2008–present: Detroit Red Wings|
|Ramzi Abid||Left Wing||Tunisian and Scottish||Canadian||First person of Tunisian descent to play in the NHL. Limited NHL experience of 68 games over four seasons. Currently playing for Rögle BK of the Swedish HockeyAllsvenskan||2002–2003: Phoenix Coyotes
2003: Pittsburgh Penguins 2006: Atlanta Thrashers 2007: Nashville Predators
|Josef Boumedienne||Defense||Algerian and Finnish||Swedish||Played 47 games over four NHL seasons.||2001-2002: New Jersey Devils
2001-2002: Tampa Bay Lightning 2002-2004 Washington Capitals
|Nazem Kadrii||Center||Lebanese||Canadian||2010–present: Toronto Maple Leafs|
|Alain Nasreddine||Defense||Lebanese and Canadian||Canadian||1998: Chicago Blackhawks
1998–1999: Montreal Canadiens 2002–2003: New York Islanders 2006–2008: Pittsburgh Penguins
|John Hanna||Defense||Lebanese and Syrian||Canadian||First person of Middle Eastern descent to play in the NHL. Retired with 198 games of experience over five NHL seasons.||1958–1961: New York Rangers
1963–1964: Montreal Canadiens 1967–1968: Philadelphia Flyers
|Ed Hatoum||Right Wing||Lebanese||Canadian||First Lebanese born player to play in the NHL. Retired with limited NHL experience of 47 NHL games over three seasons.||1968–1970: Detroit Red Wings
1970–1971: Vancouver Canucks
Notable players without NHL experienceEdit
- Daniel Rahimi, (Swedish), Defense: Player of Iranian and Swedish descent. Drafted by the Vancouver Canucks in the 3rd round (82nd overall) of the 2006 NHL Entry Draft. Currently playing for the Rögle BK of the Elitserien.
- Fabian Joseph, (Canadian), Center: Player of Lebanese descent was drafted by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 6th round (109th overall) of the 1984 NHL Entry Draft.