NHL Teams that have never won a Stanley Cup

12 active NHL franchises have never had a chance to hoist Lord Stanley's Mug yet, can you name all of them?
One team has yet to play an NHL season, but since that's going to change soon, we listed them here.
Inactive franchises, whether they won a cup or not, do not count.
One team pays homage to a former Stanley Cup winning team by bearing the same name. Despite this similarity, the current franchise using the name has never won a cup.
Quiz by ElCanuck
Last updated: September 26, 2021
First submittedSeptember 25, 2021
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Finals Appearances
Team Name
3 (1982, 1994, 2011)
Vancouver Canucks
2 (1975, 1999)
Buffalo Sabres
1 (1996)
Florida Panthers
1 (2017)
Nashville Predators
1 (2007)
Ottawa Senators
1 (2016)
San Jose Sharks
Finals Appearances
Team Name
1 (2018)
Vegas Golden Knights
Arizona Coyotes
Columbus Blue Jackets
Minnesota Wild
Seattle Kraken
Winnipeg Jets
Level 84
Sep 26, 2021
The Sabres didn't make the finals in 1980, so their finals count is two.
Level 57
Sep 26, 2021
You're right, they won their conference, but weren't the finalists. I stand corrected and the quiz has been corrected as well.