NHL Faceoff Wins Leaders

With reference to the 2023-24 year, Sidney Crosby is in first place in faceoff wins with 1,090. Ranking in 2nd is Vincent Trocheck, with a faceoff wins total of 881. Having earned a total of 876, Robert Thomas is holding on to the 3rd position. Rounding out the top 5 are Anze Kopitar (859) as well as Ryan O’Reilly (828).

2023-24 NHL Faceoff Wins Leaders

FOW Rank Player FOW
1st Sidney Crosby 1,090
2nd Vincent Trocheck 881
3rd Robert Thomas 876
4th Anze Kopitar 859
5th Ryan O’Reilly 828
6th Leon Draisaitl 826
7th J.T. Miller 823
8th John Tavares 802
9th Jordan Staal 799
10th Joel Eriksson Ek 796
11th Nico Hischier 785
12th Mikael Backlund 778
13th Bo Horvat 765
14th Charlie Coyle 762
15th Elias Lindholm 753
16th Dylan Larkin 716
17th Auston Matthews 705
18th Sean Monahan 698
19th Dylan Strome 697
20th Sean Couturier 692
21st Nick Suzuki 689
22nd Jean-Gabriel Pageau 679
23rd Adam Lowry 676
24th Claude Giroux 668
25th Aleksander Barkov 630
26th Jason Dickinson 618
27th Colton Sissons 618
28th Nick Bjugstad 617
29th Nathan MacKinnon 607
30th Boone Jenner 604
31st Mark Scheifele 603
32nd Phillip Danault 600

2022 NHL Faceoff Wins Leaders

FOW Rank Player FOW
1st Patrice Bergeron – Boston Bruins 991
2nd Ryan O’Reilly – St. Louis Blues 900
3rd Leon Draisaitl – Edmonton Oilers 887
4th Anze Kopitar – Los Angeles Kings 858
5th Elias Lindholm – Calgary Flames 842
6th Bo Horvat – Vancouver Canucks 841
7th John Tavares – Toronto Maple Leafs 813
8th Jonathan Toews – Chicago Blackhawks 788
9th Tomas Hertl – San Jose Sharks 769
10th Sidney Crosby – Pittsburgh Penguins 760
11th Jean-Gabriel Pageau – New York Islanders 748
12th Jordan Staal – Carolina Hurricanes 736
13th Claude Giroux – 2 Teams 733
14th Nico Hischier – New Jersey Devils 730
15th Colton Sissons – Nashville Predators 719
16th Aleksander Barkov – Florida Panthers 713
17th Mika Zibanejad – New York Rangers 700
18th Nick Suzuki – Montreal Canadiens 699
19th Joel Eriksson Ek – Minnesota Wild 697
20th Auston Matthews – Toronto Maple Leafs 691
21st Ryan Johansen – Nashville Predators 691
22nd Vincent Trocheck – Carolina Hurricanes 680
23rd Phillip Danault – Los Angeles Kings 676
24th J.T. Miller – Vancouver Canucks 667
25th Chandler Stephenson – Vegas Golden Knights 653
26th Jeff Carter – Pittsburgh Penguins 648
27th Boone Jenner – Columbus Blue Jackets 642
28th Dylan Larkin – Detroit Red Wings 630
29th Sean Kuraly – Columbus Blue Jackets 628
30th Logan Couture – San Jose Sharks 621
31st Mikael Backlund – Calgary Flames 621
32nd David Kampf – Toronto Maple Leafs 616

2021 NHL Faceoff Wins Leaders

FOW Rank Player FOW
1st Patrice Bergeron – Boston Bruins 714
2nd Ryan O’Reilly – St. Louis Blues 703
3rd Sidney Crosby – Pittsburgh Penguins 676
4th Anze Kopitar – Los Angeles Kings 661
5th Bo Horvat – Vancouver Canucks 648
6th Jordan Staal – Carolina Hurricanes 628
7th Leon Draisaitl – Edmonton Oilers 574
8th Aleksander Barkov – Florida Panthers 563
9th Christian Dvorak – Arizona Coyotes 553
10th Luke Glendening – Detroit Red Wings 523
11th William Karlsson – Vegas Golden Knights 518
12th Elias Lindholm – Calgary Flames 509
13th Tomas Hertl – San Jose Sharks 486
14th Claude Giroux – Philadelphia Flyers 484
15th Mika Zibanejad – New York Rangers 479
16th Phillip Danault – Montreal Canadiens 476
17th Jean-Gabriel Pageau – New York Islanders 472
18th John Tavares – Toronto Maple Leafs 471
19th Auston Matthews – Toronto Maple Leafs 450
20th Logan Couture – San Jose Sharks 444
21st Nic Dowd – Washington Capitals 432
22nd Vincent Trocheck – Carolina Hurricanes 431
23rd Sean Couturier – Philadelphia Flyers 427
24th Radek Faksa – Dallas Stars 424
25th Ryan Johansen – Nashville Predators 424
26th David Kampf – Chicago Blackhawks 410
27th Joel Eriksson Ek – Minnesota Wild 395
28th Nazem Kadri – Colorado Avalanche 392
29th Alexander Wennberg – Florida Panthers 388
30th Mikael Backlund – Calgary Flames 387
31st Joshua Norris – Ottawa Senators 379
32nd Chandler Stephenson – Vegas Golden Knights 375

2020 NHL Faceoff Wins Leaders

FOW Rank Player FOW
1st Ryan O’Reilly – St. Louis Blues 880
2nd Jonathan Toews – Chicago Blackhawks 856
3rd Bo Horvat – Vancouver Canucks 850
4th Anze Kopitar – Los Angeles Kings 777
5th Patrice Bergeron – Boston Bruins 758
6th Phillip Danault – Montreal Canadiens 728
7th Dylan Larkin – Detroit Red Wings 715
8th Jordan Staal – Carolina Hurricanes 699
9th Claude Giroux – Philadelphia Flyers 663
10th Leon Draisaitl – Edmonton Oilers 662
11th Aleksander Barkov – Florida Panthers 653
12th Boone Jenner – Columbus Blue Jackets 644
13th Paul Stastny – Vegas Golden Knights 624
14th John Tavares – Toronto Maple Leafs 617
15th Jack Eichel – Buffalo Sabres 615
16th Brock Nelson – New York Islanders 615
17th Jean-Gabriel Pageau – 2 Teams 615
18th Mark Scheifele – Winnipeg Jets 605
19th Mika Zibanejad – New York Rangers 592
20th Travis Zajac – New Jersey Devils 576
21st Derek Stepan – Arizona Coyotes 569
22nd Sean Monahan – Calgary Flames 549
23rd Ryan Johansen – Nashville Predators 549
24th Sean Couturier – Philadelphia Flyers 543
25th Tyler Seguin – Dallas Stars 538
26th Lars Eller – Washington Capitals 536
27th Ryan Getzlaf – Anaheim Ducks 530
28th Christian Dvorak – Arizona Coyotes 523
29th Chris Tierney – Ottawa Senators 521
30th Nicklas Backstrom – Washington Capitals 516
31st Adam Henrique – Anaheim Ducks 512
32nd Nico Hischier – New Jersey Devils 507

2019 NHL Faceoff Wins Leaders

FOW Rank Player FOW
1st Ryan O’Reilly – St. Louis Blues 1,086
2nd Bo Horvat – Vancouver Canucks 1,083
3rd Jonathan Toews – Chicago Blackhawks 1,059
4th Aleksander Barkov – Florida Panthers 1,041
5th Sidney Crosby – Pittsburgh Penguins 1,012
6th Anze Kopitar – Los Angeles Kings 1,002
7th Phillip Danault – Montreal Canadiens 882
8th Dylan Larkin – Detroit Red Wings 865
9th Travis Zajac – New Jersey Devils 841
10th John Tavares – Toronto Maple Leafs 833
11th Mika Zibanejad – New York Rangers 830
12th Mark Scheifele – Winnipeg Jets 802
13th Patrice Bergeron – Boston Bruins 786
14th Ryan Johansen – Nashville Predators 782
15th Sean Couturier – Philadelphia Flyers 755
16th Nicklas Backstrom – Washington Capitals 700
17th Leon Draisaitl – Edmonton Oilers 677
18th Tyler Seguin – Dallas Stars 676
19th Matt Duchene – 2 Teams 676
20th Claude Giroux – Philadelphia Flyers 674
21st Luke Glendening – Detroit Red Wings 658
22nd Derek Stepan – Arizona Coyotes 651
23rd Adam Lowry – Winnipeg Jets 643
24th Eric Staal – Minnesota Wild 642
25th Boone Jenner – Columbus Blue Jackets 626
26th Tomas Hertl – San Jose Sharks 609
27th Jeff Carter – Los Angeles Kings 607
28th Jack Eichel – Buffalo Sabres 597
29th Brock Nelson – New York Islanders 594
30th William Karlsson – Vegas Golden Knights 588
31st Nick Bonino – Nashville Predators 586
32nd Sebastian Aho – Carolina Hurricanes 585

2018 NHL Faceoff Wins Leaders

FOW Rank Player FOW
1st Ryan O’Reilly – Buffalo Sabres 1,273
2nd Sidney Crosby – Pittsburgh Penguins 1,026
3rd Anze Kopitar – Los Angeles Kings 983
4th John Tavares – New York Islanders 913
5th Aleksander Barkov – Florida Panthers 908
6th Jonathan Toews – Chicago Blackhawks 900
7th Vincent Trocheck – Florida Panthers 853
8th Paul Stastny – 2 Teams 832
9th Ryan Johansen – Nashville Predators 810
10th Mikko Koivu – Minnesota Wild 809
11th Tyler Seguin – Dallas Stars 790
12th Patrice Bergeron – Boston Bruins 784
13th Jordan Staal – Carolina Hurricanes 757
14th Derek Stepan – Arizona Coyotes 740
15th Bryan Little – Winnipeg Jets 732
16th Matt Duchene – 2 Teams 717
17th Bo Horvat – Vancouver Canucks 712
18th Sean Monahan – Calgary Flames 709
19th Mikael Backlund – Calgary Flames 705
20th Nicklas Backstrom – Washington Capitals 702
21st Leon Draisaitl – Edmonton Oilers 672
22nd Henrik Zetterberg – Detroit Red Wings 666
23rd Brayden Schenn – St. Louis Blues 660
24th Tomas Plekanec – 2 Teams 659
25th Dylan Larkin – Detroit Red Wings 656
26th Mika Zibanejad – New York Rangers 654
27th Claude Giroux – Philadelphia Flyers 638
28th Tyler Bozak – Toronto Maple Leafs 627
29th Antoine Vermette – Anaheim Ducks 609
30th Mark Scheifele – Winnipeg Jets 594
31st Tomas Hertl – San Jose Sharks 587
32nd Christian Dvorak – Arizona Coyotes 585

2017 NHL Faceoff Wins Leaders

FOW Rank Player FOW
1st Patrice Bergeron – Boston Bruins 1,086
2nd Ryan O’Reilly – Buffalo Sabres 1,039
3rd Ryan Kesler – Anaheim Ducks 1,029
4th Claude Giroux – Philadelphia Flyers 977
5th Mikko Koivu – Minnesota Wild 938
6th Anze Kopitar – Los Angeles Kings 892
7th Travis Zajac – New Jersey Devils 880
8th Jonathan Toews – Chicago Blackhawks 852
9th Sidney Crosby – Pittsburgh Penguins 842
10th Vincent Trocheck – Florida Panthers 835
11th John Tavares – New York Islanders 824
12th Ryan Johansen – Nashville Predators 803
13th Brandon Sutter – Vancouver Canucks 788
14th Paul Stastny – St. Louis Blues 786
15th Tyler Bozak – Toronto Maple Leafs 774
16th Brandon Dubinsky – Columbus Blue Jackets 770
17th Nathan MacKinnon – Colorado Avalanche 768
18th Martin Hanzal – 2 Teams 767
19th Bo Horvat – Vancouver Canucks 756
20th Antoine Vermette – Anaheim Ducks 744
21st Sean Monahan – Calgary Flames 743
22nd Jeff Carter – Los Angeles Kings 735
23rd Derek Stepan – New York Rangers 716
24th Mikael Backlund – Calgary Flames 711
25th Henrik Zetterberg – Detroit Red Wings 705
26th Mike Fisher – Nashville Predators 703
27th Tomas Plekanec – Montreal Canadiens 692
28th Jordan Staal – Carolina Hurricanes 688
29th Matt Duchene – Colorado Avalanche 687
30th Nicklas Backstrom – Washington Capitals 685
31st Adam Lowry – Winnipeg Jets 658
32nd David Krejci – Boston Bruins 657

2016 NHL Faceoff Wins Leaders

FOW Rank Player FOW
1st Patrice Bergeron – Boston Bruins 1,130
2nd Claude Giroux – Philadelphia Flyers 1,083
3rd Ryan O’Reilly – Buffalo Sabres 1,024
4th Mikko Koivu – Minnesota Wild 988
5th Sidney Crosby – Pittsburgh Penguins 986
6th Ryan Kesler – Anaheim Ducks 980
7th Anze Kopitar – Los Angeles Kings 950
8th Jonathan Toews – Chicago Blackhawks 921
9th Sean Monahan – Calgary Flames 887
10th Jordan Staal – Carolina Hurricanes 806
11th Tomas Plekanec – Montreal Canadiens 804
12th Brandon Dubinsky – Columbus Blue Jackets 780
13th Bo Horvat – Vancouver Canucks 760
14th Antoine Vermette – Arizona Coyotes 754
15th John Tavares – New York Islanders 741
16th Travis Zajac – New Jersey Devils 715
17th Paul Stastny – St. Louis Blues 684
18th Derick Brassard – New York Rangers 676
19th Bryan Little – Winnipeg Jets 674
20th Mike Fisher – Nashville Predators 668
21st Mika Zibanejad – Ottawa Senators 659
22nd Nicklas Backstrom – Washington Capitals 659
23rd Ryan Johansen – 2 Teams 652
24th Nazem Kadri – Toronto Maple Leafs 641
25th Valtteri Filppula – Tampa Bay Lightning 632
26th David Backes – St. Louis Blues 620
27th Henrik Sedin – Vancouver Canucks 620
28th Adam Henrique – New Jersey Devils 617
29th Jean-Gabriel Pageau – Ottawa Senators 614
30th Luke Glendening – Detroit Red Wings 614
31st Ryan Getzlaf – Anaheim Ducks 602
32nd Pavel Datsyuk – Detroit Red Wings 599

2015 NHL Faceoff Wins Leaders

FOW Rank Player FOW
1st Patrice Bergeron – Boston Bruins 1,175
2nd Claude Giroux – Philadelphia Flyers 1,063
3rd Mikko Koivu – Minnesota Wild 989
4th Jonathan Toews – Chicago Blackhawks 947
5th Tyler Bozak – Toronto Maple Leafs 944
6th Ryan Kesler – Anaheim Ducks 937
7th Sean Monahan – Calgary Flames 902
8th Antoine Vermette – 2 Teams 872
9th Nicklas Backstrom – Washington Capitals 862
10th Ryan Johansen – Columbus Blue Jackets 850
11th Sidney Crosby – Pittsburgh Penguins 797
12th Tomas Plekanec – Montreal Canadiens 777
13th Bryan Little – Winnipeg Jets 759
14th John Tavares – New York Islanders 753
15th Kyle Turris – Ottawa Senators 737
16th Anze Kopitar – Los Angeles Kings 736
17th Ryan O’Reilly – Colorado Avalanche 713
18th Henrik Sedin – Vancouver Canucks 708
19th Brandon Sutter – Pittsburgh Penguins 688
20th Jason Spezza – Dallas Stars 682
21st Boyd Gordon – Edmonton Oilers 681
22nd Paul Stastny – St. Louis Blues 671
23rd Derick Brassard – New York Rangers 669
24th Cody Eakin – Dallas Stars 656
25th Sean Couturier – Philadelphia Flyers 643
26th Matt Duchene – Colorado Avalanche 635
27th Ryan Getzlaf – Anaheim Ducks 632
28th David Desharnais – Montreal Canadiens 629
29th Travis Zajac – New Jersey Devils 629
30th Ryan Nugent-Hopkins – Edmonton Oilers 620
31st Paul Gaustad – Nashville Predators 619
32nd David Backes – St. Louis Blues 615

2014 NHL Faceoff Wins Leaders

FOW Rank Player FOW
1st Patrice Bergeron – Boston Bruins 1,015
2nd Antoine Vermette – Arizona Coyotes 1,005
3rd Sidney Crosby – Pittsburgh Penguins 991
4th Claude Giroux – Philadelphia Flyers 931
5th Jonathan Toews – Chicago Blackhawks 884
6th Boyd Gordon – Edmonton Oilers 843
7th Tomas Plekanec – Montreal Canadiens 822
8th Jordan Staal – Carolina Hurricanes 803
9th Bryan Little – Winnipeg Jets 785
10th Jason Spezza – Ottawa Senators 775
11th Anze Kopitar – Los Angeles Kings 773
12th Travis Zajac – New Jersey Devils 761
13th Eric Staal – Carolina Hurricanes 754
14th Ryan Kesler – Vancouver Canucks 740
15th Kyle Turris – Ottawa Senators 724
16th Mikko Koivu – Minnesota Wild 719
17th Nicklas Backstrom – Washington Capitals 714
18th Paul Gaustad – Nashville Predators 696
19th Valtteri Filppula – Tampa Bay Lightning 693
20th Ryan Getzlaf – Anaheim Ducks 692
21st Derek Stepan – New York Rangers 683
22nd Ryan Johansen – Columbus Blue Jackets 682
23rd Tyler Bozak – Toronto Maple Leafs 681
24th Zack Smith – Ottawa Senators 680
25th Jarret Stoll – Los Angeles Kings 678
26th Jay McClement – Toronto Maple Leafs 676
27th Joe Pavelski – San Jose Sharks 675
28th Marcel Goc – 2 Teams 658
29th Paul Stastny – Colorado Avalanche 655
30th Sean Couturier – Philadelphia Flyers 646
31st Mikael Backlund – Calgary Flames 628
32nd David Backes – St. Louis Blues 621