Who is the best NHL team right now?
- 01 Toronto Maple Leafs (15-4-2) USA TODAY Sports.
- 02 Tampa Bay Lightning (13-4-1) USA TODAY Sports.
- 03 Vegas Golden Knights (11-4-1)
- 04 Florida Panthers (13-4-2)
- 05 Washington Capitals (11-5-4)
- 06 Winnipeg Jets (12-6-1)
- 07 Boston Bruins (11-5-2)
- 08 Colorado Avalanche (10-6-1)
Who is the best NHL team 2022? The Colorado Avalanche dethroned the Tampa Bay Lightning to become the NHL’s 2022 Stanley Cup champions. Hats off to the Avalanche! Well done, Lightning, on almost three-peating!
Who is ranked #1 in the NHL? Colorado Avalanche. Would it shock you to find another category in which an Avalanche player leads the league? Well, defenseman Devon Toews leads the NHL in secondary assists at even strength (25).
Who is the most popular team in the NHL? As much as Montreal Canadiens fans hate to hear it, the Toronto Maple Leafs are probably the most beloved team in the NHL. They’re one of the Original Six teams, which affects their fanbase; plus, they’re a Canadian team, which makes more money and yields better turnouts than most American clubs.