Ice Hockey, Ice hockey player
Who is Uwe Krupp?
Uwe Gerd Krupp is a retired German professional hockey defenceman and former coach of the German national ice hockey team. Following Walt Tkaczuk, Krupp was only the second German-born player to have a lasting career in the National Hockey League. He is the first German-born player to win the Stanley Cup, and the second German-born player chosen to an NHL All-Star Game. Krupp was the tallest player in the league for nearly seven years, towering at 6'6". Krupp is currently the head coach of Kölner Haie.