there are normally 5 skaters plus one goaltender for each team out on the ice at one time. the skaters are broken down by position. there are 3 forward positions (left wing, center, right wing) and two defensemen (left defensman, right defensman). on an NHL roster, teams are allowed to dress 18 skaters plus two goaltenders per game.
easily #4 Bobby Orr
In history- Patrick roy...currently- Carey price
the Montreal canadiens have won the most in the history of the nhl, but the nhl wasn't the only league that to compete for the cup.
Many would say the best all time NHL player is Wayne Gretzky. He was named the greatest player in National Hockey League history by The Hockey News in 1998.