How many teams are in the NHL 2021? The 31 NHL teams will be realigned in four new divisions for this season, including one for the seven teams based in Canada. Each team will play a 56-game schedule and face teams only in its division during the regular season, which will begin Jan.
Are there 32 teams in the NHL? Today there are 32 NHL teams divided into 4 divisions. Each team plays 82 games in the regular season before the best 16 teams progress to the Stanley Cup playoffs.
How many hockey teams play in the NHL? After various periods of expansion and reorganization, the NHL now consists of 32 teams in two conferences and four divisions.
How many hockey teams are in the world?
National Hockey League.
|Upcoming season or competition: 2022–23 NHL season|
|No. of teams||32|
|Countries||Canada (7 teams) United States (25 teams)|
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