Is NHL allowing fans 2021? The NHL anticipates 30 of its 32 arenas will open at 100% capacity for the 2021-22 season, according to a memo circulated to teams this week. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the Montreal Canadiens are expected to open at 33% capacity, or around 7,500 fans. The Vancouver Canucks will open at less than capacity, too.
What NHL teams are allowing fans? Those teams are the Arizona Coyotes, Carolina Hurricanes, Colorado Avalanche, Columbus Blue Jackets, Dallas Stars, Detroit Red Wings, Florida Panthers, Minnesota Wild, New Jersey Devils, Philadelphia Flyers, Pittsburgh Penguins, Tampa Bay Lightning, Vegas Golden Knights and Washington Capitals.
Are fans allowed at NHL games in Canada? Ten teams will mandate proof of vaccination for fans this season and eight more will allow proof of negative test for entrance if fans do not have vaccination. Every team in Canada will require at least proof of a negative test for fans to attend games.
Which team has the largest fan base in NHL? 1. Chicago Blackhawks. It’s not really that surprising that the Chicago Blackhawks have amassed the largest fan base in the NHL. After all, this team was part of the NHL’s “Original Six.” Blackhawks fandom dates all the way back to when the team was founded in 1926.