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The Most Valuable NHL Teams

The Most Valuable NHL Teams

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December 16
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Forbes recently published its list of the NHL’s most valuable teams. Before we examine the value of each franchise, there are a few nuggets of information worth noting:
  • The average NHL team is now worth $505 million, signifying a three percent increase from last year.
  • The average NHL team generates $133 million in revenue per year, which is eight percent more than the previous season.
  • Operating income per team checked in at an average of $15 million per year.
  • The highest paid player in the NHL makes more than $16 million for the Penguins.

With those statistics out of the way, let’s take a closer look at the value of each NHL team:

  1. New York Rangers: $1.2 billion
  2. Montreal Canadians: $1.18 billion
  3. Toronto Maple Leafs: $1.15 billion
  4. Chicago Blackhawks: $925 million
  5. Boston Bruins: $750 million
  6. Vancouver Canucks: $745 million
  7. Philadelphia Flyers: $660 million
  8. Detroit Red Wings: $600 million
  9. Los Angeles Kings: $580 million
  10. Washington Capitals: $565 million
  11. Pittsburgh Penguins: $560 million
  12. Edmonton Oilers: $455 million
  13. Dallas Stars: $450 million
  14. San Jose Sharks: $445 million
  15. Calgary Flames: $435 million
  16. Anaheim Ducks: $400 million
  17. Minnesota Wild: $380 million
  18. Ottawa Senators: $370 million
  19. Colorado Avalanche: $360 million
  20. Winnipeg Jets: $350 million
  21. New Jersey Devils: $330 million
  22. New York Islanders: $325 million
  23. Buffalo Sabres: $300 million
  24. St. Louis Blues: $270 million
  25. Tampa Bay Lightning: $260 million
  26. Nashville Predators: $255 million
  27. Columbus Blue Jackets: $226 million
  28. Carolina Hurricanes: $225 million
  29. Arizona Coyotes: $220 million
  30. Florida Panthers: $186 million

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  1. Dangle and Snipe Hockey | Nov 07, 2016

    I'm surprised Arizona has more value than any team in the league. It's also pretty shocking teams like the Sabres and the Blues are so low. Even the Wild is pretty low.

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