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Number of NHL teams

How many NHL teams are there?

30

According to Wikipedia, the National Hockey League (NHL) represents an “unincorporated not-for-profit association” which operates with 30 teams.  Seven of those NHL teams are in Canada and twenty three are in the United States.  Not too many people know that the league was organized for the first time on November 26, 1917 in Montreal, Canada.  Still, there are not only players from America or Canada.  These days, NHL teams have players from 20 countries.  The league is extremely popular all over the world.  It is also important to know that the teams are divided into two conferences: the Eastern Conference and the Western Conference.

This fact is verified on : May 10, 2013.





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