Which NHL teams should I root for this year?

A decade ago, we would have said it was impossible to pick just one NHL team, but in recent years, it has become easier.

Here’s our list of the 20 best teams in the league.

1.

St. Louis Blues (10-11-3, 28 points) 2.

Edmonton Oilers (10, 9-7-4) 3.

Calgary Flames (11-10-2, 27 points) 4.

Winnipeg Jets (10.5, 10-8-2) 5.

Ottawa Senators (10., 10-9-2)* 6.

Nashville Predators (9-11, 27) 7.

Florida Panthers (10-.5, 19) 8.

New Jersey Devils (10,.5, 14) 9.

Buffalo Sabres (9.5-.5,.5) 10.

Florida Penguins (10) 11.

New York Rangers (10.)

12.

St Louis Blues (*-9, 13) 13.

Florida Flames (9) 14.

Florida Red Wings (9, 12) 15.

Toronto Maple Leafs (10-, 11) 16.

Winnipeg Blue Bombers (10-) 17.

Pittsburgh Penguins (12-10, 24) 18.

New England Patriots (9-.5) 19.

Ottawa Capitals (11, 12-11) 20.

Colorado Avalanche (11)