Rod Langway - Taiwan
Robyn Regehr - Brazil
Claude Vilgrain - Haiti
Ed Hatoum - Lebanon
Rumun Ndur - Nigeria
Willi Plett - Paraguay
Chris Neilsen - Tanzania
Rick Chartraw - Venezuela
Link Gaetz - Mars (at least it is in our solar system)
the vast majority of the USSR lay in Asia, so I would assume that there have been a good number of players born there
True. But the vast majority of Russians (the USSR is gone) live in Europe. I believe it is around 80% of the population live west of the Urals. The rest of Russia is pretty vacant. Think Montana or Saskatchewan.
Sorry. I overstated slightly. According to this site only 74% of the Russian population lives in Europe.