Teams of the NHL

In the NHL, there are a total of 30 teams. Twenty-three in the United States of America and seven in Canada. The 30 teams are divided into two conferences: Eastern and Western; and four divisions: Metropolitan, Atlantic, Central and Pacific.

Eastern Conference

Atlantic Division

Team Captain Coach
Boston Bruins Chara #33 Claude Julien
Buffalo Sabres Gionta #12 Dan Bylsma
Detroit Red Wings Zetterberg #40 Jeff Blashill
Florida Panthers Mitchell #33 Gerard Gallant
Montreal Canadiens Pacioretty #67 Michel Therrien
Ottawa Senators Karlsson #65 Guy Boucher
Tampa Bay Lightning Stamkos #91 Jon Cooper
Toronto Maple Leafs N/A Mike Babcock

 

Metropolitan Division

Team Captain Coach
Carolina Hurricanes N/A Bill Peters
Columbus Blue Jackets Foligno #71 John Tortorella & Todd Richards
New Jersey Devils Greene #6 John Hynes
New York Islanders Tavares #91 Jack Capuano
New York Rangers McDonagh #27 Alain Vigneault
Philadelphia Flyers Giroux #28 Dave Hakstol
Pittsburgh Penguins Crosby #87 Mike Sullivan
Washington Capitals Ovechkin #8 Barry Trotz

 

Western Conference

Central Division

Team Captain Coach
Chicago Blackhawks Toews #19 Joel Quenneville
Colorado Avalanche Landeskog #92 Patrick Roy
Dallas Stars Benn #14 Lindy Ruff
Minnesota Wild Koivu #9 Bruce Boudreau
Nashville Predators Weber #6 Peter Laviolette
St. Louis Blues Backes #42 Ken Hitchcock & Ray Bennett
Winnipeg Jets N/A Paul Maurice

 

Pacific Division

Team Captain Coach
Anaheim Ducks Getzlaf #15 N/A
Arizona Coyotes Doan #19 Dave Tippett
Calgary Flames Giordano #5 N/A
Edmonton Oilers N/A Todd McLellan
Los Angeles Kings Brown #23 Darryl Sutter
San Jose Sharks Pavelski #8 Peter DeBoer
Vancouver Canucks Sedin #33 Willie Desjardins