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Welcome to Best NHL from the rink. On this page you will find the best the NHL has to offer, from great individual performances, incredible teams, and records that may never be matched. As lists are objective, be sure to offer your own two cents in the comment section found in each article.

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trade deadline

Three Teams to Watch as the NHL Trade Deadline Approaches

With the NHL trade deadline just over a month away, it is worth taking a minute to evaluate which teams to keep an eye on up to March 3rd.
Goalie Tandems in the Pacific Division

The Best and Worst Goalie Tandems in the Pacific Division So...

A goaltender on a hot streak can make their team unstoppable, whereas a goalie who just can’t make the big save will sink the best teams. This week we will look at the best and worst goalie tandems in the Pacific Division so far this season.
Goalie tandems in the central division

The Best and Worst Goalie Tandems in the Central Division So...

Today's NHL teams focus on having a good tandem of goalies who can both be relied on to win games. With that in mind, here are the best and worst goalie tandems in the Central Division so far this season.
most dominant goal scorers in NHL history

The 5 Most Dominant Goal Scorers in NHL History

There have been many discussions throughout the years on who are the most dominant goal scorers in NHL history.
Calder Trophy

3 Calder Trophy Candidates Ahead of the NHL Season

The NHL season is set to begin this month and there are plenty of names that will be in the conversation for the Calder Trophy.
2023 Stanley Cup

Odds to Win the 2023 Stanley Cup

The odds to win the 2023 Stanley Cup are out as we are just a day away from the Global Series in Prague and five days away from opening night.
NHL Hart Trophy

Odds to Win the 2022-23 NHL Hart Trophy

The race for the NHL Hart Trophy, the most valuable player in the league, will be THE race to watch heading into the upcoming season.
top 4 NHL duos

Top 4 NHL Duos of the 2010s

Last week we took a look at the top 4 NHL duos of the 2010s, with Alfredsson and Spezza being the pair that led the way.
Top 4 NHL Duos of the 2000s

Top 4 NHL Duos of the 2000s

Last week we took a look at the top NHL duos of the 1990s, with Mario and Jagr being the cream of the crop. This time we move ahead a decade to the end of the dead puck era and the beginning of the salary cap era. Here are who I consider to be the top 4 NHL duos of the 2000s.
Top 4 NHL Duos of the 1990s

Top 4 NHL Duos of the 1990s

The 1990s had an abundance of incredible duos. Here are who I consider to be the top 4 NHL duos of the 1990s.
NHL Free Agency

2022 NHL Free Agency: Top UFA’s Still Available

The first wave of NHL Free Agency has come and gone with it being just over a week since the chaos began on July 13th.
Should be in the Hockey Hall of Fame

The Starting 6 of Who Should be in the Hockey Hall...

There are many great former players who could deserve reconsideration when the time comes to vote in 2023, so I thought I would put together a “line” of potential future Hall of Famers. Here are my starting 6 who should be in the Hockey Hall of Fame.
unrestricted free agents

Top 2022 NHL Unrestricted Free Agents

There's no shortage of talent among this class of unrestricted free agents, with plenty of big-name players set to hit the crowded open market.