Top 10 NHL Rivalries

The Top Ten

1 Montreal Canadiens vs. Boston Bruins

Habs got nothing on the big bad Bruins and never will! Boston strong baby

Habs all the way. One of the oldest and most successful teams all time.


Marchand is a long-nosed white trash little prick.

2 Edmonton Oilers vs. Calgary Flames

Calgary is shameful to all of canada

Long time Flames fan, and I can say that we love to hate the Oilers.

3 Detroit Red Wings vs. Colorado Avalanche
4 Philadelphia Flyers vs. Pittsburgh Penguins

The Flyers are quite possibly the worst thing to ever exist.


I’m a flyers fan penguins suck

I'm a flyer and since I was 4 I hated the rangers their overrated terrible losing team and they think the same thing about us

5 Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Ottawa Senators
6 Montreal Canadiens vs. Quebec Nordiques

Quebec City deserves a team, if they were actually in the league this rivalry would be 1!

7 Philadelphia Flyers vs. New York Rangers

Its not a big rivaly

8 New York Rangers vs. New York Islanders

Not even close, Islanders vs Rangers is the best

"Potvin sucks". 'enough said

its not

9 Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Montreal Canadiens

Should be near to of the list but new NHL rules as well as inconsistent playoff time for both teams looks good for future playoff for both teams

Pretty low on the list...Should be #1 or #2

It should number 2 or 3

9? Really?

10 Chicago Blackhawks vs. Detroit Red Wings

Bruh they each have a chant for the other and how they suck

Classic dislike which the NHL ruined.

How is this anything lower than 5?

The Contenders

11 Washington Capitals vs. Pittsburgh Penguins

Ya know, although the pens and craps are rivalries, the pens win 90% of the time...

The biggest rivalry in the last 5 years

Best rivalry in nhl

Obviously the most current (2018) rivalry Ovi vs Sid all the way

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12 New Jersey Devils vs New York Rangers

Rangers have Ligma devils all the way

Rangers suck

As SOON as we started winning the rangers began to hate LETS GO DEVILS!

The rangers always hated us and I REALLY don't know why

13 Chicago Blackhawks vs St.louis Blues

First image I see on Google a blackhawk and a blues fighting

14 San Jose Sharks vs. L.A. Kings
15 Vancouver Canucks vs Chicago Blackhawks
16 San Jose Sharks vs. Anaheim Ducks


17 Boston Bruins vs Montreal Canadiens
18 Montreal Canadiens vs Toronto Maple Leafs

This should be close to number 2

19 Buffalo Sabres vs. Ottawa Senators
20 Chicago Blackhawks vs Minnesota Wild
21 Anaheim Ducks vs. San Jose Sharks

This rivalry was played in 2 of the recent playoffs series. Once in 2009, where the ducks won in six games, and once in 2018, where the sharks swept the ducks.

22 Philadelphia Flyers vs. Boston Bruins
23 Boston Bruins vs. New York Rangers
24 Vancouver Canucks vs. Calgary Flames

Cannots are being a medicore team they don't deserve anything

25 Arizona Coyotes vs. Los Angeles Kings
26 Nashville Predators vs. Pittsburgh Penguins

I hate Sidney Crosby!

27 Columbus Blue Jackets vs. Pittsburgh Penguins
28 Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Boston Bruins

With all the recent playoff matchups and long history between the teams this one is becoming more relevant than Toronto's other rivals as of late

29 Calgary Flames vs Edmonton Oilers
30 Anaheim Ducks vs Los Angeles Kings
31 Tampa Bay Lightning vs. Florida Panthers
32 Washington Capitals vs. New York Rangers
33 Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Detroit Red Wings
34 Los Angeles Kings vs. Edmonton Oilers
35 Philadelphia Flyers vs New Jersey Devils
36 Los Angles Kings vs San Jose Sharks
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