Thread: Prospect Info: Detroit Red Wings Prospect #26
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09-17-2012, 09:56 PM
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Originally Posted by grsbmd View Post
I think he'll might to take 2nd behind Olaf Kolzig. He's sometimes listed as German and sometimes as South African. Not sure which one really counts.
He was born to German parents in Johannesburg, South Africa, but grew up in several cities across Canada. Kölzig never applied for Canadian citizenship, which combined with his German parentage and German passport allowed him to represent Germany internationally.

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