Cherry Picking

What U.S. NHL team should you cheer for?

Use our tool to find the most Canadian of U.S. playoff teams by picking the variables that matter to you. Refresh the page to clear all.


If the city doesn't experience real winter, I'm not cheering for its NHL team


I want to cheer for a team that's never won the Stanley Cup before


If I'm cheering for an American team, the city better have a Tim Hortons nearby


I've got to cheer for a team with a Canadian captain


There's no way in hell I'm cheering for the Philadelphia Flyers


I'm Gretzky's biggest fan. I want a team #99 has played for


My team needs at least one player from Atlantic Canada


My team needs at least one player from Quebec


My team needs at least one player from Manitoba


My team needs at least one player from Saskatchewan


My team needs at least one player from Alberta


My team needs at least one player from British Columbia


I'm only rooting for high-scoring teams. [Averaged 2.8+ goals during the season]


Drop the gloves! I want some fights. [Teams with 28+ fighting majors this year]


Interactive by Amanda Shendruk; Research by Aaron Hutchins

You can cheer for ...

The Blue Jays! No playoff teams match your (too strict) criteria

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