Dec 28, 2022
Forbes unveiled its list of the most valuable NHL teams in 2022 — and the New York Rangers lead the group at $2.2 billion.
It marks the eighth straight year the Blueshirts have owned the top spot.
The NHL’s 32 teams are now worth a record $1.03 billion on average — a 19% increase year-over-year — behind increased media revenue and team-related transactions.
Owned by Madison Square Garden Sports, the Rangers’ valuation is up 10% compared to last year.
The Toronto Maple Leafs, owned by Bell Canada, Larry Tanenbaum, and Rogers Communications, are the second-most valuable in the NHL with a $2 billion valuation.
The Molson family’s Montreal Canadiens are the third-most valuable at $1.85 billion, a 16% increase year-over-year.
The Chicago Blackhawks, owned by Rocky Wirtz, round out the top four with a $1.5 billion valuation.
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