NHL HOCKEY Teams RANKINGS

The Dunkel Index analyzes game data to produce a power rating for each team. Those ratings are the basis for our game predictions.

HOCKEY: NHL RANKINGS

Sport

League

Season


  • W / L RTG
    Index rating for the season adjusted for won/loss record.
  • SEA RTG
    Pure Index rating for season.
  • REC RTG
    Most recent pure Index rating.
  • HI
    Highest pure Index rating for season.
  • LO
    Lowest pure Index rating for season.
  • W/L +/-
    Percentage increase/decrease for pure Index rating over previous season.
  • SEA +/-
    Percentage increase/decrease for pure Index rating over previous season.
  • W/L
    Adjusted Index rating for season.
  • SEA
    Pure Index rating for season.

Regular Season

RANK TEAMS RECORD W / L RTG SEA RTG REC RTG HI LO W/L SEA W/L +/- SEA +/-
1 Boston Bruins 39-10-13 14.235 11.485 0.000 12.959 9.662 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
2 Tampa Bay Lightning 39-5-18 13.923 11.330 0.000 14.186 9.494 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
3 Philadelphia Flyers 39-6-18 13.877 11.252 0.000 13.404 9.205 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
4 St. Louis Blues 39-7-17 13.609 10.953 0.000 12.660 9.404 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
5 Colorado Avalanche 35-7-20 13.402 10.996 0.000 12.790 9.061 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
6 Winnipeg Jets 33-6-23 13.381 11.131 0.000 13.094 9.118 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
7 Washington Capitals 36-6-18 13.313 10.876 0.000 12.501 8.908 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
8 Minnesota Wild 34-7-21 13.293 10.949 0.000 12.963 8.734 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
9 Carolina Hurricanes 32-5-22 13.291 11.135 0.000 13.365 9.167 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
10 Pittsburgh Penguins 34-6-20 13.275 10.962 0.000 12.465 8.477 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
11 New York Rangers 35-5-25 13.262 10.918 0.000 12.496 9.320 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
12 Dallas Stars 35-7-17 13.187 10.780 0.000 13.001 8.651 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
13 Toronto Maple Leafs 31-8-22 13.165 10.977 0.000 12.731 9.151 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
14 Columbus Blue Jackets 30-13-19 13.074 10.793 0.000 12.421 8.858 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
15 Vegas Golden Knights 33-8-21 13.042 10.729 0.000 13.019 8.641 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
16 Edmonton Oilers 30-9-24 13.025 10.869 0.000 12.463 8.788 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
17 Calgary Flames 32-6-23 13.018 10.831 0.000 12.756 8.432 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
18 Florida Panthers 32-5-24 13.017 10.861 0.000 12.796 9.289 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
19 Arizona Coyotes 29-7-27 12.899 10.868 0.000 12.377 9.133 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
20 New York Islanders 30-10-20 12.802 10.615 0.000 12.170 8.601 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
21 Chicago Blackhawks 30-7-28 12.764 10.670 0.000 12.059 9.002 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
22 Vancouver Canucks 32-6-24 12.654 10.467 0.000 12.227 8.464 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
23 Montreal Canadiens 27-7-29 12.518 10.612 0.000 12.470 8.609 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
24 Nashville Predators 31-7-23 12.464 10.308 0.000 13.019 8.429 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
25 Los Angeles Kings 26-6-30 12.448 10.635 11.522 12.562 9.014 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
26 New Jersey Devils 26-10-25 12.376 10.439 10.341 12.788 8.934 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
27 Buffalo Sabres 23-7-30 12.034 10.378 10.639 11.930 8.828 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
28 San Jose Sharks 26-5-31 11.998 10.216 9.272 11.859 8.392 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
29 Anaheim Ducks 23-9-31 11.951 10.233 9.965 11.715 8.825 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
30 Ottawa Senators 24-11-29 11.893 10.049 10.441 11.597 8.187 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
31 Detroit Red Wings 14-5-44 10.366 9.335 10.189 10.911 7.696 0.000 0.000 0% 0%

Postseason

RANK TEAMS RECORD W / L RTG SEA RTG REC RTG HI LO W/L SEA W/L +/- SEA +/-
1 Tampa Bay Lightning 18-2-5 13.566 12.379 13.102 13.673 10.923 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
2 Colorado Avalanche 9-2-4 12.941 12.316 12.951 13.674 10.766 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
3 Vegas Golden Knights 12-2-6 12.858 12.046 11.900 12.793 10.719 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
4 Dallas Stars 15-1-11 12.823 11.854 12.342 13.382 9.181 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
5 New York Islanders 13-4-5 12.598 11.660 12.428 12.745 9.705 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
6 Philadelphia Flyers 10-0-6 12.315 11.690 10.843 12.653 10.809 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
7 Calgary Flames 5-1-4 12.101 11.757 10.520 12.828 10.520 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
8 Boston Bruins 5-2-6 11.851 11.476 10.944 12.085 10.736 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
9 Carolina Hurricanes 4-1-3 11.782 11.501 11.057 12.085 11.057 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
10 Vancouver Canucks 10-1-6 11.724 11.068 11.374 12.592 9.632 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
11 Chicago Blackhawks 4-1-4 11.612 11.330 11.631 11.980 10.661 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
12 Columbus Blue Jackets 4-3-3 11.361 11.018 11.065 11.792 10.101 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
13 Montreal Canadiens 5-0-5 11.307 10.995 11.532 12.465 9.614 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
14 Edmonton Oilers 1-0-3 11.210 11.148 10.943 11.712 10.737 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
15 Arizona Coyotes 4-0-5 11.066 10.816 9.410 11.535 9.410 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
16 Winnipeg Jets 1-0-3 11.009 10.946 10.244 11.660 10.244 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
17 Washington Capitals 2-2-4 10.737 10.549 10.274 11.024 10.184 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
18 Toronto Maple Leafs 2-1-2 10.736 10.580 9.718 11.211 9.718 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
19 Nashville Predators 1-1-2 10.732 10.638 10.363 11.257 10.337 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
20 St. Louis Blues 2-2-5 10.710 10.522 10.010 11.142 9.881 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
21 Minnesota Wild 1-1-2 10.642 10.549 9.975 11.505 9.928 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
22 Pittsburgh Penguins 1-1-2 10.287 10.193 9.625 10.632 9.625 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
Rankings not yet available for this season
24 Florida Panthers 1-0-3 9.893 9.831 9.088 10.387 9.088 0.000 0.000 0% 0%

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