# Who is the best NHL team right now?

Who is the best NHL team right now?

Check out our latest 2021 NHL Power Rankings.
1. 01 Toronto Maple Leafs (15-4-2) USA TODAY Sports.
2. 02 Tampa Bay Lightning (13-4-1) USA TODAY Sports.
3. 03 Vegas Golden Knights (11-4-1)
4. 04 Florida Panthers (13-4-2)
5. 05 Washington Capitals (11-5-4)
6. 06 Winnipeg Jets (12-6-1)
7. 07 Boston Bruins (11-5-2)

What are the rankings in the NHL?

NHL Power Rankings: 1-32 poll, plus the stat of the season for
• Colorado Avalanche. Previous ranking: 1. Points percentage: 0.763.
• Florida Panthers. Previous ranking: 2. Points percentage: 0.763.
• Toronto Maple Leafs. Previous ranking: 5. Points percentage: 0.701.
• Calgary Flames. Previous ranking: 4.
• St. Louis Blues.

How do hockey teams rank? Teams are ranked by their average game points per game. Average game points per game is derived by taking the total number of points and dividing that by the total number of games played. Points are assigned as follows: Teams will receive 3 game points if they beat an “A” team and 2 game points if they tie an “A” team.

What are the current NHL power rankings?

NHL Power Rankings: Every team’s 2021-22 season in a sentence
• Florida Panthers (57-17-6)
• Toronto Maple Leafs (53-21-7)
• Carolina Hurricanes (53-20-8)
• Calgary Flames (50-20-10)
• New York Rangers (51-24-6)
• Tampa Bay Lightning (50-22-8)
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## Who is the best NHL team right now? – Additional Questions

### Who is the best team in NHL 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!

### What are power rankings?

The Power Ranking System is a mathematical calculation developed to determine the order in which an Alternate rider should be selected to fill a vacancy in the final rosters for the Regional and National Championships.

### Who is the best hockey player of all time?

Wayne Gretzky

With his finesse and speed, “The Great One” revolutionized the game. Wayne Gretzky shattered long-standing records, notably scoring an unprecedented 894 goals. He also earned four Stanley Cups with the Edmonton Oilers (1984–85, 1987–88) and was named the NHL’s MVP nine (!) times (1980–87, 1989).

### Who has the best record in the NHL this year?

The Florida Panthers and the Colorado Avalanche were tied for the best record at home in 2021-22, with a record of 34-7-0.

### Who has the best ice in the NHL?

Which NHL arena has the best ice? Bell Centre continued its reputation for having the best ice surface in the NHL, with a margin of nearly 26% separating it from Rogers Place in the second spot.

### What is the longest an NHL team has gone without scoring a goal?

The Montreal Canadiens ended their longest goal drought in 83 years when defenseman Roman Hamrlik scored 12:56 into Tuesday’s game against the Atlanta Thrashers.

### Who has the longest sellout streak in the NHL?

The longest sellout streak for an NHL team belongs to the Pittsburgh Penguins, who had 633 in a row, which ended Oct.

### Which NHL team has the most loyal fans?

The Montreal Canadiens have the most passionate and loyal fan base in hockey.

Buffalo Sabres

### What is the fewest games to win the Stanley Cup?

The average number of games needed to win the Stanley Cup is 22, with the Edmonton Oilers (1988) playing the fewest games (18), and the Los Angeles Kings (2014) and St. Louis Blues (2019) skating in the most (26).

### Has any team ever swept the Stanley Cup playoffs?

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The most sweeps in a single postseason during this span is five (1969, 1992). Only four times since all postseason series were expanded to best-of-seven in 1987 has a Stanley Cup Playoff series gone without a sweep (1991, 2002, 2016, 2020).

### Has a team ever swept the Stanley Cup finals?

The Red Wings won the series for the second year in a row, four games to none, to capture their ninth Stanley Cup in team history. This was the fourth consecutive Stanley Cup Finals that concluded with a sweep, as well as the most recent time it has happened.

### Has any NHL team gone undefeated?

The longest undefeated streak (ties included) in NHL history belonged to the 1979–80 Philadelphia Flyers, who went unbeaten for 35 consecutive games. They also owned the record for the most consecutive games with at least one point. Beginning with the 2005–06 season, tie games were abolished in favor of a shootout.

### Who has won 3 Stanley Cups in a row?

NHL Consecutive Stanley Cup Wins
Team Years
Toronto 1947-1948-1949 (3), 1962-1963-1964 (3)
New York** 1980-1981-1982-1983 (4)
Edmonton 1984-1985 (2), 1987-1988 (2)

### Has any team won 4 Stanley Cups in a row?

The Habs lost just three Cup Final games while winning four straight titles from 1976 to 1979.

### Has any player won 4 Stanley Cups in a row?

No player has won four Cups in a row, with either one team or multiple teams, in nearly 40 years. The last time it happened was in1983 when the Islanders completed the four-peat, with multiple players on each of those Cup-winning teams.