The National Hockey League’s 105th season will begin on 12 October 2022 and end in June 2022. The league will feature 32 teams, with Seattle Kraken being a new addition. The league will follow a standard format with 82 matches. We will see both veterans and youngsters in the league this season. The NHL is the most popular hockey league in the world. Here are the top 10 NHL players 2022-22.
Last season, he won the Stanley Cup for the second consecutive year. Andrei finished the season with 31-10-1 stats, an average of 2.21 goals against and a.925 save percentage. The Tampa Bay Lightning will be the goalkeeper in the NHL 2022/22 season.
Czech international ice hockey player, plays for the Boston Bruins in the National Hockey League (NHL). He had 48 points in 48 games during the previous season. He is 25 years old and one of the most prolific goal scorers in league. It will be fascinating to see his play in the next season.
Brad Marchand, a Canadian international ice hockey star. He is a left winger in the NHL for the Boston Bruins. He was third in the points list (69), and sixth in goals (29). Brad, despite his age, will be an exciting prospect.
The 36-year-old Russian national plays on the left wing of the Washington Capitals. He scored 24 goals and assisted 18 others, despite missing 11 games during the last season. Alex Ovechkin is the proud owner of 730 career goals. He is a top-ranking executive in the industry.
- Nikita KucherovThe Tampa Bay Lightning’s right winger, who is 28 years old, hails from Russia. He was injured in his hip and missed the entire 2022 regular season. Kucherov surprised everyone by his performance in the playoffs, scoring 32 points in 23 games. Nikita is currently the best ring winger of the league.
5. Sidney Crosby
Last season, the captain of Pittsburgh Penguins had 24 points and 38 assists. He also had 62 points in 55 games. Sidney led his team into the finals of Ted Lindsay Trophy last year. Sidney is a great ice skater.
Auston Matthews scored 41 goals over 52 games last year. His quick pace is what makes him a favorite. The American international, who is 24 years old, will be playing for the Toronto Maple Leafs during the upcoming season. Matthews, who is only 23 years old, has 334 career goals.
Leon was second in 2022-21 season points. He scored 84 points last season, just behind his teammate Connor McDavid. The 25-year-old German national is one of Edmonton Oilers’ key players. He is versatile enough to play in the centre and on the left wing. Next season, Leon will be an integral member of the team.
The Canadian national is the alternate captain for the Colorado Avalanche in the National Hockey League (NHL). He finished eighth last season with 65 points. Nathan is well-known for his bravery and skills in the ice ring. Nathan has been a major contributor to the Colorado Avalanche’s consistent performance over the past few seasons.
Connor Andrew McDavid, a Canadian professional ice hockey center and captain of Edmonton Oilers (NHL), is a Canadian professional ice skating centre. Last season, he scored 100 points with 33 goals and 72 assists. This was despite only playing 56 games. It is a pleasure to see his speed and skill. In the next season, the Canadian will want to keep his top spot.