The Boston Bruins, New York Rangers,, , , and the Detroit Red Wings.
I'm not sure that these six were the "original" NHL teams.
During the 1920's and 30's, the Ottawa Senators and the Montreal Maroons were a part of the league that had more than six franchises.
the time period of the original six was from 1917-1967
The "Original Six" refers to the teams that made up the NHL before the first major expansion in the 1960's. Actually, the term "Original Six" is somewhat misleading as it implies that the NHL was always made up of six teams prior to expansion in 1967. When the New York Americans folded at the end of the 1941/42 season, it left the league with six teams and it remained that way until expansion. Prior to 1942, the NHL had varying numbers of teams as members, not just the so-called "Original Six".
Bronco Horvath-That is incorrect-the only player to play for all Original Six Teams is Vic Lynn.
the original six teams are: Toronto, Detroit, Montreal, Boston, New York rangers, and the Chicago blackhawks
The Original Six wasn't exactly "formed". Prior to 1941/42, the NHL had seven teams , (and sometimes more). When the New York(Brooklyn) Americans folded in 1941/42, it left the NHL with six teams and they operated that way until six new teams were added in 1967. So those six teams that played from1942 to 1967, ( Boston, Chicago, Detroit, New York Rangers, Montreal & Toronto) came to be referred to as the Original Six.
The Original Six is a term for the group of six teams that made up the National Hockey League (NHL) for the 25 seasons between the 1942-43 season and the 1967 NHL Expansion. These six teams are the Boston Bruins, Chicago Black Hawks, Detroit Red Wings, Montreal Canadiens, New York Rangers, and the Toronto Maple Leafs.
The Original Six is a term for the group of six teams that made up the NHL from 1942 until the 1967 expansion. The Original Six teams: Montreal Canadiens (founded 1909) Toronto Maple Leafs (charter member 1917) Detroit Red Wings (founded 1926) Boston Bruins (founded 1924) New York Rangers (founded 1926) Chicago Blackhawks (founded 1926) Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Original_Six
The NHL expanded from six teams to twelve teams in the 1967-68. All six of the 'original' teams have won a Cup. Of the six new teams, the Los Angeles Kings and St. Louis Blues have not won a Stanley Cup. As of the 2007-08 season, they would be the oldest teams not to have won a Cup.
The NHL added six new teams for the 1967-68 season. These teams were the Pittsburgh Penguins, Philadelphia Flyers, California Golden Seals, Minnesota North Stars, Los Angeles Kings, and St. Louis Blues.
1967 Expansion teams: California Seals Los Angeles Kings Minnesota North Stars Philadelphia Flyers Pittsburgh Penguins St. Louis Blues
The franchise was founded in 1967 as one of the first expansion teams during the league's original expansion from six to twelve teams.
Chicago, Detroit, Boston, New York Rangers, Montreal, and Toronto were the original six, others weren't. Can't you not see that?
Montreal and Boston in the late 70's
Six. They are called the "original six" teams. They are the Boston Bruins, Chicago Blackhawks, Detroit Red Wings, Montreal Canadiens, New York Rangers, Toronto Maple Leafs
The so-called "Original Six" were Boston Bruins, Detroit Red Wings, Chicago Blackhawks, New York Rangers, Montreal Canadiens, and Toronto Maple Leafs.
The original NHL started in 1917. But the NHL we know today started in 1946 with the 'original six'. Then expanded to twelve teams in 1967.
From what I remember the original six(Toronto,Chicago,Boston,Detroit,NewYork,Montreal) was in a period between 1942-1967
None - wrong Vic Lynn did between 1942 and 1962
The Boston Bruins, Chicago Blackhawks, Detroit Red Wings, Montreal Canadians, New York Rangers, and Toronto Maple leafs are the "Original Six" teams in the NHL.
there are 93 associated.
The Bruins joined the NHL as an expansion franchise in 1924.Very old. They are one of the Original Six teams of the NHL.
1979 - Montreal Canadiens vs NY Rangers
The earliest hockey teams were called the original six and wereBoston_BruinsChicago_BlackhawksDetroit_Red_WingsMontreal_CanadiensNew_York_RangersToronto Maple Leafs
The Original 6:Montreal CanadiensToronto Maple LeafsBoston BruinsNew York RangersDetroit Red WingsChicago Blackhawks
During the years of 1959-1965, the NHL was comprised of the Original Six (Boston Bruins, Chicago Black Hawks, Detroit Red Wings, Montreal Canadiens, New York Rangers, and Toronto Maple Leafs). The Original Six period lasted from 1942 until 1967, when an additional six teams were added. Those teams were the Pittsburgh Penguins, LA Kings, Philadelphia Flyers, St. Louis Blues, Minnesota North Stars, and the California Seals.