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Hockey NHL Fun Facts

How and when hockey came into existence is still a matter of debate for many. But we surely know when ice hockey came into being. If you don't know, read these Hockey (NHL) fun facts.

Hockey is one of the most loved sports in America and Canada. These fun facts will excite you like never before.

Hockey NHL Fun Facts

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Montreal Canadiens have won the Stanley cup the most number of times till 2020. They have won it 24 times, followed by Detroit Red Wings, who have won it 11 times (as of 2020).
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Wayne Gretzky is known as the GOAT in ice hockey. He held 61 NHL records when he retired in 1999 and even 22 years later had still 60 records to his credit.
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The winner of the Stanley cup in 2020 was Tamp Bay Lightning. This was their third victory, with the earlier ones being in 2004 and 2015.
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Dedicated to the history of hockey, the Hockey Hall of Fame is located in Toronto, Canada. The NHL records and trophies, including those of the Stanley Cup, are all kept here.
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Only six teams are considered the original NHL teams, namely, Boston Bruins, Detroit Red Wings, Montreal Canadiens, Chicago Blackhawks, Toronto Maple Leafs, and New York Rangers.
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Carolina Hurricanes are a member of the Central Division and compete for the NHL in that capacity. 2006 was the first year that they won the Stanley Cup.
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The Ice cleaning machine for the purpose of leveling ice in an ice hockey match was invented by Frank Zamboni in 1949
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The number of players in an NHL team can be a maximum of 20, out of which 6 can be on the field.
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Wayne Gretzky had played 20 seasons and had 61 NHL records before he retired in 1999. He is considered the GOAT of ice hockey.
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A professional hockey league in North America, the National Hockey League, was founded in 1917 and is headquartered in New York.

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