NHL Faceoff Win Percentage Leaders

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2021-22 NHL Faceoff Win Percentage Leaders

FO% Rank Player FO%
1st Johnny Gaudreau – Calgary Flames 100.0%
2nd Filip Forsberg – Nashville Predators 100.0%
3rd Nikita Kucherov – Tampa Bay Lightning 100.0%
4th Matt Luff – Nashville Predators 100.0%
5th Matias Maccelli – Arizona Coyotes 100.0%
6th Kristian Reichel – Winnipeg Jets 100.0%
7th Scott Sabourin – Ottawa Senators 100.0%
8th Kiefer Sherwood – Colorado Avalanche 100.0%
9th Blake Comeau – Dallas Stars 100.0%
10th Gabriel Fortier – Tampa Bay Lightning 100.0%
11th Hudson Fasching – Arizona Coyotes 100.0%
12th Leo Komarov – New York Islanders 100.0%
13th Kevin Stenlund – Columbus Blue Jackets 100.0%
14th Tyce Thompson – New Jersey Devils 100.0%
15th Frank Vatrano – New York Rangers 100.0%
16th Kyle Clifford – St. Louis Blues 100.0%
17th Jack Drury – Carolina Hurricanes 80.0%
18th Anthony Mantha – Washington Capitals 75.0%
19th Bobby Brink – Philadelphia Flyers 75.0%
20th Rem Pitlick – Minnesota Wild 75.0%
21st Cal Clutterbuck – New York Islanders 73.3%
22nd Tyler Motte – New York Rangers 71.4%
23rd Andrew Ladd – Arizona Coyotes 70.0%
24th Tyler Ennis – Ottawa Senators 69.0%
25th Nikolaj Ehlers – Winnipeg Jets 66.7%
26th Fabian Zetterlund – New Jersey Devils 66.7%
27th A.J. Greer – New Jersey Devils 66.7%
28th Rocco Grimaldi – Nashville Predators 66.7%
29th Owen Tippett – Philadelphia Flyers 66.7%
30th Dominik Simon – Anaheim Ducks 66.7%
31st Carter Verhaeghe – Florida Panthers 65.5%
32nd Andreas Athanasiou – Los Angeles Kings 65.0%

2020-21 NHL Faceoff Win Percentage Leaders

FO% Rank Player FO%
1st Adam Larsson – Edmonton Oilers 100.0%
2nd Ilya Mikheyev – Toronto Maple Leafs 100.0%
3rd Andreas Athanasiou – Los Angeles Kings 100.0%
4th Nikolaj Ehlers – Winnipeg Jets 100.0%
5th Jordan Oesterle – Arizona Coyotes 100.0%
6th Nicholas Caamano – Dallas Stars 100.0%
7th Mitch Marner – Toronto Maple Leafs 80.0%
8th Sammy Blais – St. Louis Blues 75.0%
9th Jason Robertson – Dallas Stars 71.4%
10th Jake Virtanen – Vancouver Canucks 69.2%
11th Mike Hoffman – St. Louis Blues 66.7%
12th Darren Helm – Detroit Red Wings 66.7%
13th Owen Tippett – Florida Panthers 66.7%
14th Tyler Ennis – Edmonton Oilers 66.7%
15th Teuvo Teravainen – Carolina Hurricanes 65.0%
16th Tanner Kero – Dallas Stars 63.2%
17th Patrice Bergeron – Boston Bruins 62.2%
18th Jansen Harkins – Winnipeg Jets 61.1%
19th Luke Glendening – Detroit Red Wings 60.9%
20th Pierre-Edouard Bellemare – Colorado Avalanche 60.7%
21st Kyle Connor – Winnipeg Jets 60.0%
22nd Oskar Lindblom – Philadelphia Flyers 60.0%
23rd Marc Michaelis – Vancouver Canucks 60.0%
24th Claude Giroux – Philadelphia Flyers 59.6%
25th Ryan O’Reilly – St. Louis Blues 58.8%
26th Adam Erne – Detroit Red Wings 58.8%
27th Josh Anderson – Montreal Canadiens 58.3%
28th Michael Bunting – Arizona Coyotes 58.3%
29th Jordan Staal – Carolina Hurricanes 58.0%
30th Trevor Lewis – Winnipeg Jets 57.9%
31st Sean Kuraly – Boston Bruins 57.4%
32nd Joe Thornton – Toronto Maple Leafs 57.4%

2019-20 NHL Faceoff Win Percentage Leaders

FO% Rank Player FO%
1st Alex Ovechkin – Washington Capitals 100.0%
2nd Brendan Smith – New York Rangers 100.0%
3rd Loui Eriksson – Vancouver Canucks 100.0%
4th Ross Johnston – New York Islanders 100.0%
5th Filip Zadina – Detroit Red Wings 100.0%
6th Kailer Yamamoto – Edmonton Oilers 100.0%
7th Rickard Rakell – Anaheim Ducks 76.9%
8th Ilya Mikheyev – Toronto Maple Leafs 75.0%
9th Yakov Trenin – Nashville Predators 75.0%
10th Michael Dal Colle – New York Islanders 71.4%
11th Anthony Beauvillier – New York Islanders 69.2%
12th Mathieu Perreault – Winnipeg Jets 68.4%
13th Tyler Bertuzzi – Detroit Red Wings 66.7%
14th Pat Maroon – Tampa Bay Lightning 66.7%
15th Brandon Pirri – Vegas Golden Knights 66.7%
16th William Carrier – Vegas Golden Knights 64.3%
17th Mats Zuccarello – Minnesota Wild 64.3%
18th Adam Erne – Detroit Red Wings 60.6%
19th Kyle Clifford – 2 Teams 60.0%
20th Bobby Ryan – Ottawa Senators 60.0%
21st Sean Couturier – Philadelphia Flyers 59.7%
22nd J.T. Miller – Vancouver Canucks 59.2%
23rd Jay Beagle – Vancouver Canucks 59.1%
24th Claude Giroux – Philadelphia Flyers 59.0%
25th Josh Leivo – Vancouver Canucks 58.8%
26th Mikko Rantanen – Colorado Avalanche 58.7%
27th Micheal Haley – New York Rangers 58.3%
28th Tyler Seguin – Dallas Stars 58.2%
29th Richard Panik – Washington Capitals 57.9%
30th Viktor Arvidsson – Nashville Predators 57.9%
31st Patrice Bergeron – Boston Bruins 57.8%
32nd Jonathan Toews – Chicago Blackhawks 57.3%

2018-19 NHL Faceoff Win Percentage Leaders

FO% Rank Player FO%
1st Marcus Pettersson – 2 Teams 100.0%
2nd Samuel Girard – Colorado Avalanche 100.0%
3rd Jared Spurgeon – Minnesota Wild 100.0%
4th Ryan Suter – Minnesota Wild 100.0%
5th Ron Hainsey – Toronto Maple Leafs 100.0%
6th Shea Theodore – Vegas Golden Knights 100.0%
7th Brady Skjei – New York Rangers 100.0%
8th Alex Goligoski – Arizona Coyotes 100.0%
9th Patrik Nemeth – Colorado Avalanche 100.0%
10th Brett Pesce – Carolina Hurricanes 100.0%
11th Brandon Carlo – Boston Bruins 100.0%
12th MacKenzie Weegar – Florida Panthers 100.0%
13th Dennis Cholowski – Detroit Red Wings 100.0%
14th Tyler Ennis – Toronto Maple Leafs 100.0%
15th Nicolas Deslauriers – Montreal Canadiens 100.0%
16th Christian Folin – 2 Teams 100.0%
17th Anders Bjork – Boston Bruins 100.0%
18th Jamie McGinn – Florida Panthers 100.0%
19th Remi Elie – Buffalo Sabres 100.0%
20th Jordan Kyrou – St. Louis Blues 100.0%
21st Drake Batherson – Ottawa Senators 75.0%
22nd Joseph Gambardella – Edmonton Oilers 75.0%
23rd Jayce Hawryluk – Florida Panthers 73.7%
24th Reilly Smith – Vegas Golden Knights 71.4%
25th Vladimir Tarasenko – St. Louis Blues 66.7%
26th Andrew Mangiapane – Calgary Flames 66.7%
27th Lukas Radil – San Jose Sharks 66.7%
28th Alexandre Fortin – Chicago Blackhawks 64.7%
29th Jonathan Huberdeau – Florida Panthers 63.2%
30th Tomas Nosek – Vegas Golden Knights 62.1%
31st Kyle Connor – Winnipeg Jets 61.5%
32nd Zach Sanford – St. Louis Blues 61.5%

2017-18 NHL Faceoff Win Percentage Leaders

FO% Rank Player FO%
1st Mathew Dumba – Minnesota Wild 100.0%
2nd Colin Miller – Vegas Golden Knights 100.0%
3rd Jonathan Ericsson – Detroit Red Wings 100.0%
4th Brandon Carlo – Boston Bruins 100.0%
5th Alexei Emelin – Nashville Predators 100.0%
6th Vince Dunn – St. Louis Blues 100.0%
7th Rasmus Ristolainen – Buffalo Sabres 100.0%
8th Anthony DeAngelo – New York Rangers 100.0%
9th Nikita Scherbak – Montreal Canadiens 100.0%
10th Matt Martin – Toronto Maple Leafs 75.0%
11th Markus Hannikainen – Columbus Blue Jackets 75.0%
12th Anders Lee – New York Islanders 68.8%
13th Miles Wood – New Jersey Devils 66.7%
14th Melker Karlsson – San Jose Sharks 66.7%
15th Nicolas Deslauriers – Montreal Canadiens 66.7%
16th Jannik Hansen – San Jose Sharks 66.7%
17th Josh Leivo – Toronto Maple Leafs 66.7%
18th Jesper Bratt – New Jersey Devils 63.6%
19th Austin Watson – Nashville Predators 62.8%
20th Adam Erne – Tampa Bay Lightning 62.5%
21st Jordan Schroeder – Columbus Blue Jackets 61.9%
22nd Alexander Radulov – Dallas Stars 60.0%
23rd Ryan O’Reilly – Buffalo Sabres 60.0%
24th Nikita Kucherov – Tampa Bay Lightning 60.0%
25th Antoine Vermette – Anaheim Ducks 60.0%
26th Taylor Leier – Philadelphia Flyers 60.0%
27th Michael Raffl – Philadelphia Flyers 59.1%
28th Kris Versteeg – Calgary Flames 59.0%
29th Barclay Goodrow – San Jose Sharks 58.8%
30th Claude Giroux – Philadelphia Flyers 58.6%
31st Jay Beagle – Washington Capitals 58.5%
32nd Chris Thorburn – St. Louis Blues 58.3%

2016-17 NHL Faceoff Win Percentage Leaders

FO% Rank Player FO%
1st Drew Doughty – Los Angeles Kings 100.0%
2nd Derek Forbort – Los Angeles Kings 100.0%
3rd Jack Johnson – Columbus Blue Jackets 100.0%
4th Deryk Engelland – Calgary Flames 100.0%
5th Mike Matheson – Florida Panthers 100.0%
6th John Klingberg – Dallas Stars 100.0%
7th Cody Ceci – Ottawa Senators 100.0%
8th Scott Wilson – Pittsburgh Penguins 100.0%
9th Mark Borowiecki – Ottawa Senators 100.0%
10th Sven Baertschi – Vancouver Canucks 100.0%
11th Johnny Boychuk – New York Islanders 100.0%
12th Hampus Lindholm – Anaheim Ducks 100.0%
13th Michael Stone – 2 Teams 100.0%
14th Dale Weise – Philadelphia Flyers 100.0%
15th Patrick Wiercioch – Colorado Avalanche 100.0%
16th Jack Skille – Vancouver Canucks 100.0%
17th Justin Falk – Buffalo Sabres 100.0%
18th Brandon Tanev – Winnipeg Jets 100.0%
19th Jordin Tootoo – Chicago Blackhawks 100.0%
20th John-Michael Liles – Boston Bruins 100.0%
21st Oliver Bjorkstrand – Columbus Blue Jackets 100.0%
22nd Remi Elie – Dallas Stars 100.0%
23rd Pontus Aberg – Nashville Predators 100.0%
24th Joseph Cramarossa – 2 Teams 85.7%
25th Gustav Nyquist – Detroit Red Wings 80.0%
26th Andreas Martinsen – 2 Teams 75.0%
27th Marcus Sorensen – San Jose Sharks 75.0%
28th Sven Andrighetto – 2 Teams 70.0%
29th Cam Atkinson – Columbus Blue Jackets 66.7%
30th Paul Byron – Montreal Canadiens 66.7%
31st David Pastrnak – Boston Bruins 66.7%
32nd Alexander Edler – Vancouver Canucks 66.7%

2015-16 NHL Faceoff Win Percentage Leaders

FO% Rank Player FO%
1st Brent Burns – San Jose Sharks 100.0%
2nd Cody McLeod – Colorado Avalanche 100.0%
3rd Torey Krug – Boston Bruins 100.0%
4th Nick Schultz – Philadelphia Flyers 100.0%
5th Brian Dumoulin – Pittsburgh Penguins 100.0%
6th Jake Gardiner – Toronto Maple Leafs 100.0%
7th Roman Polák – 2 Teams 100.0%
8th Ryan McDonagh – New York Rangers 100.0%
9th Shayne Gostisbehere – Philadelphia Flyers 100.0%
10th Jeff Petry – Montreal Canadiens 100.0%
11th Tomas Jurco – Detroit Red Wings 100.0%
12th Jared Boll – Columbus Blue Jackets 100.0%
13th Bryan Bickell – Chicago Blackhawks 100.0%
14th Tyler Ennis – Buffalo Sabres 100.0%
15th Alexander Semin – Montreal Canadiens 100.0%
16th Chris Kreider – New York Rangers 83.3%
17th Shane Prince – 2 Teams 80.0%
18th Travis Moen – Dallas Stars 80.0%
19th Mike Brown – 2 Teams 75.0%
20th Wayne Simmonds – Philadelphia Flyers 71.4%
21st Joonas Donskoi – San Jose Sharks 66.7%
22nd Miikka Salomaki – Nashville Predators 66.7%
23rd Brandon Bollig – Calgary Flames 66.7%
24th Pascal Dupuis – Pittsburgh Penguins 66.7%
25th Brad Malone – Carolina Hurricanes 64.5%
26th Brad Boyes – Toronto Maple Leafs 64.3%
27th Patric Hornqvist – Pittsburgh Penguins 62.5%
28th Jordan Eberle – Edmonton Oilers 62.5%
29th Colin Greening – 2 Teams 61.9%
30th Andrew Ladd – 2 Teams 61.5%
31st Alex Chiasson – Ottawa Senators 60.0%
32nd Joakim Nordstrom – Carolina Hurricanes 60.0%

2014-15 NHL Faceoff Win Percentage Leaders

FO% Rank Player FO%
1st David Savard – Columbus Blue Jackets 100.0%
2nd Ron Hainsey – Carolina Hurricanes 100.0%
3rd Justin Schultz – Edmonton Oilers 100.0%
4th Michael Stone – Arizona Coyotes 100.0%
5th Mattias Ekholm – Nashville Predators 100.0%
6th Niklas Kronwall – Detroit Red Wings 100.0%
7th Rasmus Ristolainen – Buffalo Sabres 100.0%
8th Jaromír Jágr – 2 Teams 100.0%
9th Anders Lee – New York Islanders 100.0%
10th Brayden McNabb – Los Angeles Kings 100.0%
11th Marián Gáborík – Los Angeles Kings 100.0%
12th Jordin Tootoo – New Jersey Devils 100.0%
13th Brad Stuart – Colorado Avalanche 100.0%
14th Francois Beauchemin – Anaheim Ducks 100.0%
15th Zdeno Chara – Boston Bruins 100.0%
16th Nikita Zadorov – Buffalo Sabres 100.0%
17th B.J. Crombeen – Arizona Coyotes 100.0%
18th Roman Polák – Toronto Maple Leafs 100.0%
19th Robert Bortuzzo – 2 Teams 100.0%
20th Sergei Gonchar – 2 Teams 100.0%
21st Matt Halischuk – Winnipeg Jets 100.0%
22nd Martin Marincin – Edmonton Oilers 100.0%
23rd Viktor Stalberg – Nashville Predators 100.0%
24th Jamie McGinn – Colorado Avalanche 100.0%
25th Iiro Pakarinen – Edmonton Oilers 100.0%
26th Pascal Dupuis – Pittsburgh Penguins 100.0%
27th Wayne Simmonds – Philadelphia Flyers 80.0%
28th Michael Bournival – Montreal Canadiens 80.0%
29th Blake Comeau – Pittsburgh Penguins 77.8%
30th Tomas Kopecky – Florida Panthers 75.0%
31st Colin Greening – Ottawa Senators 75.0%
32nd Tim Jackman – Anaheim Ducks 71.4%

2013-14 NHL Faceoff Win Percentage Leaders

FO% Rank Player FO%
1st Brandon Bollig – Chicago Blackhawks 100.0%
2nd Toby Enström – Winnipeg Jets 100.0%
3rd Ryan Suter – Minnesota Wild 100.0%
4th Slava Voynov – Los Angeles Kings 100.0%
5th Jordie Benn – Dallas Stars 100.0%
6th Johnny Oduya – Chicago Blackhawks 100.0%
7th Kevin Bieksa – Vancouver Canucks 100.0%
8th Marc Staal – New York Rangers 100.0%
9th Mike Weaver – 2 Teams 100.0%
10th David Savard – Columbus Blue Jackets 100.0%
11th Luke Gazdic – Edmonton Oilers 100.0%
12th Justin Fontaine – Minnesota Wild 100.0%
13th Rick Nash – New York Rangers 100.0%
14th Ryan Stanton – Vancouver Canucks 100.0%
15th Henrik Tallinder – Buffalo Sabres 100.0%
16th Daniel Carcillo – 2 Teams 100.0%
17th Krys Barch – Florida Panthers 100.0%
18th Eric Tangradi – Winnipeg Jets 100.0%
19th Nikita Kucherov – Tampa Bay Lightning 100.0%
20th John-Michael Liles – 2 Teams 100.0%
21st Nathan Horton – Columbus Blue Jackets 100.0%
22nd Frazer McLaren – Toronto Maple Leafs 100.0%
23rd Beau Bennett – Pittsburgh Penguins 100.0%
24th Mark Stone – Ottawa Senators 100.0%
25th Jack Skille – Columbus Blue Jackets 100.0%
26th Travis Moen – Montreal Canadiens 87.5%
27th Jay Bouwmeester – St. Louis Blues 75.0%
28th Chris Kunitz – Pittsburgh Penguins 75.0%
29th Ryan Reaves – St. Louis Blues 75.0%
30th Gabriel Landeskog – Colorado Avalanche 72.2%
31st Jakub Voracek – Philadelphia Flyers 66.7%
32nd Alex Ovechkin – Washington Capitals 66.7%

2012-13 NHL Faceoff Win Percentage Leaders

FO% Rank Player FO%
1st John Carlson – Washington Capitals 100.0%
2nd Fedor Tyutin – Columbus Blue Jackets 100.0%
3rd Slava Voynov – Los Angeles Kings 100.0%
4th Matt Moulson – New York Islanders 100.0%
5th Alexander Edler – Vancouver Canucks 100.0%
6th Sheldon Souray – Anaheim Ducks 100.0%
7th Ryan Reaves – St. Louis Blues 100.0%
8th Simon Gagne – 2 Teams 100.0%
9th Vladimir Tarasenko – St. Louis Blues 100.0%
10th Davis Drewiske – 2 Teams 100.0%
11th Ian White – Detroit Red Wings 100.0%
12th Rob Klinkhammer – Arizona Coyotes 100.0%
13th Sven Baertschi – Calgary Flames 100.0%
14th Tomas Tatar – Detroit Red Wings 100.0%
15th Clarke MacArthur – Toronto Maple Leafs 83.3%
16th Sergei Kostitsyn – Nashville Predators 75.0%
17th Reilly Smith – Dallas Stars 75.0%
18th Scott Hartnell – Philadelphia Flyers 75.0%
19th Wayne Simmonds – Philadelphia Flyers 66.7%
20th Thomas Vanek – Buffalo Sabres 66.7%
21st Gabriel Bourque – Nashville Predators 66.7%
22nd Taylor Beck – Nashville Predators 66.7%
23rd Patrick Sharp – Chicago Blackhawks 64.5%
24th Scottie Upshall – Florida Panthers 64.3%
25th Patrick Eaves – Detroit Red Wings 63.6%
26th Phil Kessel – Toronto Maple Leafs 62.5%
27th Mike Brown – 2 Teams 62.5%
28th Matt Frattin – Toronto Maple Leafs 62.5%
29th Patrice Bergeron – Boston Bruins 62.1%
30th Joe Vitale – Pittsburgh Penguins 61.1%
31st Zenon Konopka – Minnesota Wild 60.7%
32nd Scott Nichol – St. Louis Blues 60.6%