The National Hockey League seeds teams in the Stanley Cup playoffs based on the number of points they earned during the regular season. Sixteen teams compete in the four-round playoffs. More »

The individual NHL player who holds the most Stanley Cup wins is Henri Richard with 11. He won all of them from 1956 to 1973 playing center for the Montreal Canadiens. More »

The Pittsburgh Penguins have won five Stanley Cup titles. The Penguins' first championship occurred in the 1990-1991 season when they beat the Minnesota North Stars. They won their second championship against the Chicago... More »

Originally formed in 1917, the National Hockey League, or NHL, is comprised of 30 teams throughout North America that play a nine-month season culminating every year with the awarding of the championship Stanley Cup trop... More »

As of the 2013-14 season, each of the 30 National Hockey League (NHL) teams plays 82 games during the regular season. Teams have played an 82-game schedule since the 1995-96 season, when it was reduced from 84. More »

Fifteen teams were eliminated from the 2014 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs. Sixteen teams entered the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs, and all were eliminated except the eventual Stanley Cup champions, the Los Angeles Kings. More »

The individual NHL player who holds the most Stanley Cup wins is Henri Richard with 11. He won all of them from 1956 to 1973 playing center for the Montreal Canadiens. More »