Robert Kron

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Robert Kron
Born (1967-02-27) February 27, 1967 (age 50)
Brno, Czechoslovakia
Height 5 ft 10 in (178 cm)
Weight 174 lb (79 kg; 12 st 6 lb)
Position Centre
Shot Left
Played for Zetor Brno (ČSSR)
Dukla Trenčín (ČSSR)
Vancouver Canucks (NHL)
Hartford Whalers (NHL)
Carolina Hurricanes (NHL)
Columbus Blue Jackets (NHL)
Lukko Rauma (SM-liiga)
NHL Draft 88th overall, 1985
Vancouver Canucks
Playing career 1988–2003

Robert Kron (born February 27, 1967) is a retired Czech professional ice hockey centre and scout for the Carolina Hurricanes.[1]


Kron was drafted in the fifth round, 88th overall, by the Vancouver Canucks in the 1985 NHL Entry Draft. He made his National Hockey League debut with the Canucks in the 1990–91 season. In his NHL career, he would play for the Canucks, the Hartford Whalers/Carolina Hurricanes, and the Columbus Blue Jackets.

Kron appeared in 771 NHL games, scoring 144 goals and adding 194 assists. He also appeared in 16 Stanley Cup playoff games, scoring two goals and recording three assists.

After his hockey career ended, Kron was hired by the Carolina Hurricanes as an amateur scout.[1]


  1. ^ a b Smith, Michael. "Where in the World is Robert Kron?". Carolina Hurricanes. Retrieved 2015-11-19. 

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