Here's a list of what we think is the best rivalries in NHL

1.

Bruins - Canadiens rivalry

Boston

Bruins

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Montreal

Canadiens

The Bruins–Canadiens rivalry of the National Hockey League is considered "one of the greatest rivalries in sports," along with the Yankees–R ...

243 Reader votes 1 RW rank
0 Game intensity 0 Competitiveness
2.

Battle of the Keystone State

Philadelphia

Flyers

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Pittsburgh

Penguins

The Flyers–Penguins rivalry is a rivalry in the Metropolitan Division of the National Hockey League. It began in 1967 when the teams were in ...

718 Reader votes 2 RW rank
0 Game intensity 0 Competitiveness
3.

Freeway Face-Off

Anaheim

Ducks

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Los Angeles

Kings

102 Reader votes 3 RW rank
0 Game intensity 0 Competitiveness
4.

Hudson River rivalry

New Jersey

Devils

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New York

Rangers

186 Reader votes 4 RW rank
0 Game intensity 0 Competitiveness
5.

Battle of Alberta

Calgary

Flames

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Edmonton

Oilers

167 Reader votes 5 RW rank
0 Game intensity 0 Competitiveness
6.

Canadiens - Maple Leafs rivalry

Montreal

Canadiens

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Toronto

Maple Leafs

130 Reader votes 6 RW rank
0 Game intensity 0 Competitiveness
7.

Penguins - Capitals rivalry

Pittsburgh

Penguins

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Washington

Capitals

530 Reader votes 7 RW rank
0 Game intensity 0 Competitiveness
8.

Battle of Ontario

Ottawa

Senators

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Toronto

Maple Leafs

68 Reader votes 8 RW rank
0 Game intensity 0 Competitiveness
9.

Blackhawks - Red Wings rivalry

Chicago

Blackhawks

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Detroit

Red Wings

134 Reader votes 9 RW rank
0 Game intensity 0 Competitiveness
10.

Battle of New York

New York

Islanders

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New York

Rangers

168 Reader votes 10 RW rank
0 Game intensity 0 Competitiveness
11.

Battle of the Broads

Philadelphia

Flyers

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New York

Rangers

91 Reader votes 11 RW rank
0 Game intensity 0 Competitiveness
12.

Blackhawks - Blues rivalry

Chicago

Blackhawks

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St. Louis

Blues

152 Reader votes 12 RW rank
0 Game intensity 0 Competitiveness
13.

Blackhawks - Canucks rivalry

Chicago

Blackhawks

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Vancouver

Canucks

37 Reader votes 13 RW rank
0 Game intensity 0 Competitiveness
14.

Battle of California

Anaheim

Ducks

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San Jose

Sharks

50 Reader votes 14 RW rank
0 Game intensity 0 Competitiveness
15.

Sabres - Senators rivalry

Buffalo

Sabres

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Ottawa

Senators

99 Reader votes 15 RW rank
0 Game intensity 0 Competitiveness
16.

Rangers - Capitals rivalry

New York

Rangers

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Washington

Capitals

56 Reader votes 16 RW rank
0 Game intensity 0 Competitiveness
17.

Bruins - Rangers rivalry

Boston

Bruins

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New York

Rangers

57 Reader votes 17 RW rank
0 Game intensity 0 Competitiveness
18.

Oilers - Kings rivalry

Edmonton

Oilers

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Los Angeles

Kings

19 Reader votes 18 RW rank
0 Game intensity 0 Competitiveness
19.

Red Wings - Maple Leafs rivalry

Detroit

Red Wings

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Toronto

Maple Leafs

69 Reader votes 19 RW rank
0 Game intensity 0 Competitiveness
20.

Flames - Canucks rivalry

Calgary

Flames

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Vancouver

Canucks

39 Reader votes 20 RW rank
0 Game intensity 0 Competitiveness
21.

Battle of California

Los Angeles

Kings

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San Jose

Sharks

85 Reader votes 21 RW rank
0 Game intensity 0 Competitiveness
22.

Bruins - Sabres rivalry

Boston

Bruins

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Buffalo

Sabres

90 Reader votes 22 RW rank
0 Game intensity 0 Competitiveness
23.

Canadiens - Red Wings rivalry

Montreal

Canadiens

-

Detroit

Red Wings

32 Reader votes 23 RW rank
0 Game intensity 0 Competitiveness
24.

Senators - Canadiens rivalry

Ottawa

Senators

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Montreal

Canadiens

40 Reader votes 24 RW rank
0 Game intensity 0 Competitiveness
25.

Battle of the Jersey Turnpike

New Jersey

Devils

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Philadelphia

Flyers

47 Reader votes 25 RW rank
0 Game intensity 0 Competitiveness
26.

Islanders - Flyers rivalry

New York

Islanders

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Philadelphia

Flyers

32 Reader votes 26 RW rank
0 Game intensity 0 Competitiveness
27.

Islanders - Capitals rivalry

New York

Islanders

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Washington

Capitals

27 Reader votes 27 RW rank
0 Game intensity 0 Competitiveness
28.

Ducks - Red Wings rivalry

Anaheim

Ducks

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Detroit

Red Wings

19 Reader votes 28 RW rank
0 Game intensity 0 Competitiveness
29.

Oilers - Canucks rivalry

Edmonton

Oilers

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Vancouver

Canucks

19 Reader votes 29 RW rank
0 Game intensity 0 Competitiveness
30.

Governor's Cup

Florida

Panthers

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Tampa Bay

Lightning

105 Reader votes 30 RW rank
0 Game intensity 0 Competitiveness
31.

Oilers - Jets rivalry

Edmonton

Oilers

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Winnipeg

Jets

21 Reader votes 31 RW rank
0 Game intensity 0 Competitiveness
32.

Islanders - Penguins rivalry

New York

Islanders

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Pittsburgh

Penguins

98 Reader votes 32 RW rank
0 Game intensity 0 Competitiveness
33.

Flyers - Capitals rivalry

Philadelphia

Flyers

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Washington

Capitals

59 Reader votes 33 RW rank
0 Game intensity 0 Competitiveness
34.

Sabres - Flyers rivalry

Buffalo

Sabres

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Philadelphia

Flyers

19 Reader votes 34 RW rank
0 Game intensity 0 Competitiveness
35.

Kings - Canucks rivalry

Los Angeles

Kings

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Vancouver

Canucks

13 Reader votes 35 RW rank
0 Game intensity 0 Competitiveness
36.

Sabres - Canadiens rivalry

Buffalo

Sabres

-

Montreal

Canadiens

77 Reader votes 36 RW rank
0 Game intensity 0 Competitiveness
37.

Battle of the QEW

Buffalo

Sabres

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Toronto

Maple Leafs

114 Reader votes 37 RW rank
0 Game intensity 0 Competitiveness

Vote, for the best rivalries in the NHL

Bruins - Canadiens
Flyers - Penguins
Ducks - Kings
Devils - Rangers
Flames - Oilers
Canadiens - Maple Leafs
Penguins - Capitals
Senators - Maple Leafs
Blackhawks - Red Wings
Islanders - Rangers
Flyers - Rangers
Blackhawks - Blues
Blackhawks - Canucks
Ducks - Sharks
Sabres - Senators
Rangers - Capitals
Bruins - Rangers
Oilers - Kings
Red Wings - Maple Leafs
Flames - Canucks
Kings - Sharks
Bruins - Sabres
Canadiens - Red Wings
Senators - Canadiens
Devils - Flyers
Islanders - Flyers
Islanders - Capitals
Ducks - Red Wings
Oilers - Canucks
Panthers - Lightning
Oilers - Jets
Islanders - Penguins
Flyers - Capitals
Sabres - Flyers
Kings - Canucks
Sabres - Canadiens
Sabres - Maple Leafs