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.
What are all the NHL teams?
Who is the Number 1 team in the NHL? 1. Colorado Avalanche (Previous Ranking: 2) The Avalanche are playing good hockey, and have returned to first in the NHL power rankings, despite losing captain Gabriel Landeskog to knee surgery and blue liner Sammy Girard for four weeks.