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NHL Special Teams: 2016-17 NHL Season

Special Teams is the performance of a team when on the penalty kill and powerplay. The below grid looks at a teams penalty kill and power play rank and percentage as well as provides a combined measure Special Teams Score, which combines the rank of each teams penalty kill and power play.

The lower the Special Teams Score the better a teams overall special teams is considered to be.

The size of the bubble indicates the special teams score relative to the other teams on the graph - bigger means higher, which is worse in this situation.  (You can use your cursor to zoom in on any portion of the chart)

NHL Special Teams
TeamWin %PP%PP RankPK%PK RankSpecial Teams Score
1St. Louis Blues0.58222.0%684.9%39
2Toronto Maple Leafs0.58224.1%183.3%910
3Boston Bruins0.55421.2%884.5%614
4Washington Capitals0.71221.7%783.9%815
5Los Angeles Kings0.52719.8%1284.9%416
6Minnesota Wild0.64421.1%1083.9%717
7Columbus Blue Jackets0.69221.1%982.8%1019
8Tampa Bay Lightning0.54122.3%480.5%1620
9Carolina Hurricanes0.53518.2%1985.2%221
10Edmonton Oilers0.60122.2%580.4%1722
11Pittsburgh Penguins0.69922.3%380.3%1922
12Anaheim Ducks0.61018.0%2084.9%525
13Florida Panthers0.51416.5%2585.9%126
14Nashville Predators0.58220.0%1180.4%1829
15Buffalo Sabres0.48623.9%276.9%2830
16Calgary Flames0.58119.1%1680.9%1430
17Montreal Canadiens0.61519.7%1380.1%2134
18Ottawa Senators0.61618.0%2181.1%1334
19San Jose Sharks0.62316.6%2481.7%1135
20Philadelphia Flyers0.52119.5%1479.6%2236
21New Jersey Devils0.45218.8%1880.2%2038
22Chicago Blackhawks0.68919.2%1578.1%2540
23Detroit Red Wings0.47914.0%2881.5%1240
24New York Rangers0.63519.0%1779.3%2340
25New York Islanders0.55615.8%2680.6%1541
26Dallas Stars0.47317.8%2274.0%3052
27Winnipeg Jets0.49317.6%2376.2%2952
28Arizona Coyotes0.42614.8%2778.0%2653
29Colorado Avalanche0.29512.6%3078.3%2454
30Vancouver Canucks0.45913.9%2977.6%2756
NHL Special Teams By Season:
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