It’s the image that brings a city together and sets it apart from everywhere else. When players say they’re playing for what’s on the front of the jersey, not the back, this is what they are speaking of. The colors, mascots and traditions collide in an emblem forever emblazoned on flags, hats and hoodies – until some genius in marketing decides to go for a more youthful demographic, that is.
Welcome to The Hockey News' Ultimate Logo Rankings and Tournament.
Over the course of the next two months, we will first lay out our rankings of every notable league in North America, then let youvote on your favorites.
From your league votes, a tournament will be spawned. An event which will pit 40 teams from every league against each other, regardless of home attendance, winning record or prominence.
Below you will find links to our league rankings and below that links to each stage of the tournament.
National Hockey League
Central Hockey League
International Hockey League
United States Hockey League
Southern Pro Hockey League
Central Collegiate Hockey Association
College Hockey America
Eastern College Athletic Conference
Western Collegiate Hockey Association
Atlantic Hockey Association
Quebec Major Junior Hockey League
Western Hockey League
Ontario Hockey League