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  • League status: Active
  • Administered by: National Hockey League
  • Head manager: Gary Bettman
  • Year of start: 1917
  • WWW: http://www.nhl.com/

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Recent transfersShow all transfers»
27 Jun 2020 | Jakob Lilja  (F) Columbus Blue JacketsarrowBarys Nur-Sultan
16 Jun 2020 | Oskari Laaksonen  (D) Ilves TamperearrowBuffalo Sabres
15 Jun 2020 | Roman Polak  (D) Dallas StarsarrowHC Vítkovice Ridera
15 Jun 2020 | Martin Hanzal  (F) Dallas Starsarrowretired
League leaders |  season 2019-2020 all time stats
# Player name Pos Team GP G A P PIM +/-
1.Leon DraisaitlRWEdmonton Oilers71436711018-7
2.Connor McDavidCEdmonton Oilers6434639728-6
3.David PastrnakFBoston Bruins704847954021
4.Artemy PanarinFNew York Rangers693263952036
5.Nathan MacKinnonRWColorado Avalanche693558931213
6.Brad MarchandRWBoston Bruins702859878225
7.Nikita KucherovFTampa Bay Lightning683352853826
8.Patrick KaneRWChicago Blackhawks70335184408
9.Auston MatthewsFToronto Maple Leafs70473380819
10.Jack EichelFBuffalo Sabres68364278345
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League standings stage:

GROUP: Metropolitan

# Club G W L-OTL Score P
1Washington Capitals6941820240:215 90
2Philadelphia Flyers6941721232:196 89
3Pittsburgh Penguins6940623224:196 86
4Carolina Hurricanes6838525222:193 81
5Columbus Blue Jackets70331522180:187 81
6New York Islanders68351023192:193 80
7New York Rangers70371229234:222 79
8New Jersey Devils69281229189:230 68


GROUP: Atlantic

# Club G W L-OTL Score P
1Boston Bruins70441214227:174 100
2Tampa Bay Lightning7043621245:195 92
3Toronto Maple Leafs7036925238:227 81
4Florida Panthers6935826231:228 78
5Montreal Canadiens7131931212:221 71
6Buffalo Sabres6930831195:217 68
7Ottawa Senators71251234191:143 62
8Detroit Red Wings7117549145:267 39


GROUP: Western

# Club G W L-OTL Score P
1St. Louis Blues71421019225:193 94
2Colorado Avalanche7042820237:191 92
3Dallas Stars6937824180:177 82
4Winnipeg Jets7137628216:203 80
5Nashville Predators6935826215:217 78
6Minnesota Wild6935727220:220 77
7Chicago Blackhawks7032830212:218 72


GROUP: Pacific

# Club G W L-OTL Score P
1Vegas Golden Knights7139824227:211 86
2Edmonton Oilers7137925225:217 83
3Calgary Flames7036727210:215 79
4Vancouver Canucks6936627228:217 78
5Arizona Coyotes7033829195:187 78
6Anaheim Ducks7129933187:226 67
7Los Angeles Kings7029625178:212 64
8San Jose Sharks7029536182:226 63


Last updated: 27 May 2020, 13:08

30 teams are split into two Conferences, each conference into three divisions. Western Conference has Central, Northwest and Pacific divisions, while Eastern Conference has Atlantic, Northeast and Southeast divisions. Each conference has separate standings. All teams play 82 games in regular season, with top eight teams from each conference advancing to the playoffs. Top three spots in the conference standings are reserved for division winners. Playoffs are played as a best-of-seven series. Winners of both conferences meet in the Stanley Cup finals.

The league is closed, there is no promotion or relegation.

The league was organized on November 22, 1917 in Montreal during World War I, when the preceding NHA was suspended. Started with four teams (Montreal Canadiens, Montreal Wanderers, Ottawa Senators and Quebec Bulldogs), had a number of expansions and team relocations. Currently consists of 30 teams. Had a one-year lockout during 2004-05 season during negotiations between the players association and club owners about a collective agreement over rules governing player salaries.

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Pittsburgh wins Stanley Cup

Swedes Patric Hörnqvist and Carl Hagelin scored late goals when Pittsburgh Penguins beat Nashville Predators 2-0 in game 6 to win Stanley Cup for the second year in a row - and fifth time overall.

(12 Jun 2017)

Predators Sign Forsberg to a Six-Year, $36 Million Contract

- Nashville Predators Press Release

Nashville Predators President of Hockey Operations/General Manager David Poile announced Monday that the club has signed forward Filip Forsberg to a six-year, $36 million contract. Forsberg will make $6 million each season from 2016-17 to 2021-22.

"Filip is among the most skilled, dynamic talents we've ever had in the organization and is an integral part of our success for the next six years and beyond," Poile said. "While we have already seen his creativity, hockey sense and puck skills, he has yet to reach the peak of his abilities. We have full confidence that he will continue to blossom into one of the top players in the world.

This is just another example of our ownership group's commitment to the franchise, our fans and the entire community to build a team that can reach our ultimate goal of winning the Stanley Cup."

Forsberg, 21 (8/13/94), led the Predators in goals (33) and points (64) for the second consecutive season during his sophomore campaign in 2015-16.

(27 Jun 2016)

Tucson welcomes the Roadrunners

The Arizona Coyotes announced that the Club's American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate will be called the Tucson Roadrunners. The team's name and logo were revealed by Coyotes' President and CEO Anthony LeBlanc at an open house event at the Tucson Convention Center.

"We are very proud to name our AHL affiliate the Tucson Roadrunners," said LeBlanc. "The Tucson Roadrunners will build on the great traditions of hockey in Arizona dating back to 1967. Roadrunners was the overwhelming fan favorite during our ‘Name the Team' contest, and we thank the thousands of fans who helped us select a great name that creates a strong connection to the City of Tucson, reflects our state pride, and extends the reach of the Coyotes brand."

(19 Jun 2016)

Sami Salo retires

The Finnish NHL veteran Sami Salo decided to retired. The 41-year-old defenseman has had troubles with an injured wrist and hasn't played a game since the spring 2014. Salo played 878 NHL games 1998-2014 and represented Finland at four Olympic tournaments.

(14 Aug 2015)

New York Rangers happy with Jesper Fast

New York Rangers announced today that they have agreed to terms with RFA forward Jesper Fast. Rangers selected Fast in the sixth round, (157th overall), of the 2010 NHL Entry Draft.

(15 Jul 2015)

Medvedev goes to Philadelphia

Ak Bars Kazan d-man Evgeny Medvedev terminated his contract with KHL side in order to sign with Philadelphia Flyers. Medvedev, 32 years old, won two Gagarin Cups in the KHL. He was a UFA in the NHL.

(20 May 2015)

Valeri Karpov passed away

Former Russian player Valeri Karpov died at 44 for the consequences of a domestic incident (a bad fall down the stairs) suffered last July. After two months in coma, Karpov suffered three operations, but was never able to recover. In September was transported from Chelyabinsk to Berezovsky, to follow specific rehabilitation in a hospital.
Drafted by Anaheim, Karpov played 76 games in NHL and 523 in Soviet/Russian League with a title in 1999 with Metallurg Magnitogorsk. He won a World Championship in 1993 and a silver in 2002 with Russia. He was inducted into the Russian and Soviet Hockey Hall of Fame in 1993. Before the accident, Karpov signed as Chelmet Chelyabinsk assistant coach

(10 Oct 2014)

Arturs Irbe named goalies coach at Sabres

Buffalo Sabres announced club signed former goalie Arturs Irbe as goaltending coach. Irbe worked in the same position at Washington Capitals from 2009 to 2011

(05 Aug 2014)

NHL won’t allow Swedish players to celebrate in Stockholm

Swedish NHL players are not allowed to celebrate the results of the team at home in Stockholm.

A few hours after the final match they will take a special flight to bring back remaining NHL players in North America.

Even if Sweden will win the gold medal, players, all in the roster except Jimmie Ericsson, will not be released for a ceremony in Sweden. Earlier Swedish hockey players had planned to negotiate with their clubs to come to their location a day later, but the NHL decided otherwise.

(23 Feb 2014)

Zetterberg out for 8 weeks, Zuccarello for 4

The Tre Kronor and Detroit Red Wings captain Henrik Zetterberg had back surgery today and will be out of play for about 8 weeks.

New York Rangers forward Mats Zuccarello will miss 3-4 weeks with non-a displaced fracture in his left hand sustained while playing for Norway at the 2014 Sochi Olympics.

(21 Feb 2014)
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Fast factsseason 2019-2020

Big troubles in Ukranian hockey (updated)

At the height of a conflict with clubs, the Federation pushed Donbas and Kramatorsk out of the League. Mariupol and Biliy Bars leave the League as sign of solidariety Read more»

Gomel progress to Superfinal

H K Gomel of Belarus will progress to the Superfinal after beating a weary looking Sheffield steelers 4-0. Read more»

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