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NHL games today: Flames vs Senators, Panthers vs Wild lead Monday’s NHL schedule

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With the 2022-23 NHL season underway, keep our NHL games today breakdown bookmarked for all your daily schedule needs.

NHL games today: February 13

Monday’s NHL schedule delivers five matchups and they all begin after 7 PM ET. Previewing the slate of NHL games today, it all starts with the Calgary Flames vs Ottawa Senators at 7:30 PM ET.

The best games on the NHL schedule start at 8 PM ET with the Florida Panthers vs Minnesota Wild. If you’re a fan of one-sided hockey, the Nashville Predators are a heavy favorite at home against the Arizona Coyotes, with the puck dropping at 8 PM ET. Closing out Monday’s NHL games today is a 10:30 PM draw for the Buffalo Sabres vs Los Angeles Kings.

The slate of NHL games on Tuesday features nine contests, including the Carolina Hurricanes vs Washington Capitals and Tampa Bay Lightning vs Colorado Avalanche.

When is the NHL Trade Deadline 2023?

The NHL trade deadline is on March 3 at 3 PM ET. We saw the first pre-deadline blockbuster on Jan. 30 when the Vancouver Canucks traded captain Bo Harvat to the New York Islanders in exchange for forward Anthony Beauvillier, prospect Aatu Raty and a top-12 protected first-round pick in the 2023 NHL Draft.

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When is the NHL All-Star game?

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The 2023 NHL All-Star Game was on Feb. 4, hosted by the Florida Panthers. The NHL All-Star Game is being held at FLA Live Arena in Sunrise, Florida.

When are the Stanley Cup finals?

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The 2023 Stanley Cup Playoffs start on Monday, April 17. Meanwhile, the 2023 Stanley Cup Finals are scheduled to begin on Thursday, June 8.

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What NHL teams participated in the 2022 NHL Global Series?

  • San Jose Sharks vs Nashville Predators –– the Czech Republic on Oct. 7 and 8
  • Columbus Blue Jackets vs Colorado Avalanche – Finland on Nov. 4 and 5

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How many games in the NHL season?

Many fans wonder how long is the hockey season. Similar to the NBA, the NHL season lasts 82 games and takes place each year between October and June.

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Stanley Cup winners

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The Colorado Avalanche are the reigning Stanley Cup champions for 2021-2022. This is their first championship in over 20 years.

  • 2022: Colorado Avalanche 4, Tampa Bay Lightning 2
  • 2021: Tampa Bay Lightning 4, Montreal Canadiens 1
  • 2020: Tampa Bay Lightning 4, Dallas Stars 2
  • 2019: St. Louis Blues 4, Boston Bruins 3
  • 2018: Washington Capitals 4, Vegas Golden Knights 1
  • 2017: Pittsburgh Penguins 4, Nashville Predators 2
  • 2016: Pittsburgh Penguins 4, San Jose Sharks 2
  • 2015: Chicago Blackhawks 4, Tampa Bay Lightning 2
  • 2014: Los Angeles Kings 4, New York Rangers 1
  • 2013: Chicago Blackhawks 4, Boston Bruins 2
  • 2012: Los Angeles Kings 4, New Jersey Devils 2