2016–17 NHL season facts for kids

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2016–17 NHL season
League National Hockey League
Sport Ice hockey
Duration October 12, 2016 – April 9, 2017
Number of games 82
Number of teams 30
Regular season
Playoffs
NHL seasons

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The 2016–17 NHL season is the 100th season of operation (99th season of play) of the National Hockey League.

Thirty teams are competing. There are 82 games in the regular season from October 12, 2016 to April 9, 2017. The 2017 Stanley Cup playoffs will begin on April 12 and last until mid-June.


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