The greatest hockey team to ever hit the ice was that of the 1981 Canada cup Soviet Union team. With Vladislav Tretiak, Slava Fetisov, Alexie Kasatanov, Sergei Makarov, Igor Larionov, Vladimir Krutov and many other terrific players, the Soviets downed the gretzky led Canadians 8-1, holding Gretzky scoreless.Another PossibilityWhile the Soviet team from the 1981 Canada Cup is a reasonable , you could have MANY different s based on this same logic. The 8-1 deficit may have just been a terrible game played by Team Canada. The fact that the Soviet Team was an all-star team that played together all year gave an unfair advantage. If the 1981 Team Canada team played year round, or multiple years in a row, you can be assured they would be considered the best hockey team ever assembled.
Other teams that come to mind are the 1987-88 Team Canada, and the 1976-77 Montreal Canadiens team that were absolutely spectacular with only 8 losses all season in an 80 game schedule. This was the start of their first of four straight Stanley Cup Championships.
Yes they do, for both genders they have international teams.
Yes they have two teams and a international team as well
there are 30 hockey teams in the nhl
Canadians like all their hockey teams, including the Vancouver Canucks|!!
Most non-Canadian hockey players have been drafted from American teams to the Canadian teams.
the male Australian Hockey teams nickname is the Kookaburras, and the Womans Australian Hockey teams nickname is the Hockeyroos. i ;)
Well, there are many different hockey teams around the world, but in the NHL, there are 30 teams in total.
of course they do! they have girls hockey olympic teams, pros teams, college teams, highschool teams rec teams. girl hockey is the fastest growing sport ever. and they do it better than the guys too
The earliest hockey teams were called the original six and wereBoston_BruinsChicago_BlackhawksDetroit_Red_WingsMontreal_CanadiensNew_York_RangersToronto Maple Leafs
30 hockey teams in the league
Some hockey teams might have better hockey areas to play on and have a better chance to win. Some people might not know how to play hockey and that is why some teams are lacking hockey players.