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Steve Walker - "Das Eishockey hat mir sehr gefehlt"

| Lesedauer: 6 Minuten
Marcel Stein
Steve Walker in seiner neuen Funktion an der Bande der Adler Mannheim

Steve Walker in seiner neuen Funktion an der Bande der Adler Mannheim

Foto: imago/foto2press

Beim EHC wurde der Kanadier zur Legende. Jetzt ist er Co-Trainer in Mannheim. Dabei wollte er eigentlich etwas anderes machen.

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