AnswerThere are 23 players on an NHL team,20 players dress for each game, while 3 sit out.
Yes. Only under suspension from the league do players not get paid per game whether they play or not.
There are 37 Russian Born Players in NHL
All of the teams in the NHL have American players.
30 teams with 23 active players each. 30 * 23 = 690 players. This doesn't include any players on IR though. Other players can be called up to replace them and the IR players don't count towards the 23 man roster limit. Teams are only allowed to play 20 players in any game. The normal breakdown is 12 forwards (4 lines), 6 defensemen (3 pairings) and 2 goaltenders. The other 3 players on their roster are "scratches" and are not allowed to participate in that game.
Shneider and Calamari were Jewish NHL players.
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As of now, there are no openly gay hockey players in the NHL. However, in a recent poll of all NHL players, over 80% of them said they believe they have a gay teammate.
There does not seem to be information on the maximum number of NHL teams in the league. However, the maximum numbers of players on an NHL team is eighty players.
Currently, 53.2 % of active NHL players are Canadian.