USA Hockey Development : Registration Numbers and NHL Placement by State

There are currently 598,841 players registered with USA Hockey. This is a look at the states the lead the way and the states that produce the largest amount of NHL players.Registration by State Top 20 (NHL Players in Green) 

Minnesota – 54,507 41

Michigan – 50,585   38

New York – 48,074   35

Massachusetts – 48,074   19

Pennsylvania – 30, 529    14   (notice the 18,000 player drop off)

Illinois – 29,997   12   

California – 25,288   8    

New Jersey – 18,438   4   

Wisconsin – 17,762   10   

Ohio – 14,387    2   

Connecticut (12th in players) has produced 9 current NHLers

Alaska (17th in players) has produced 6 current NHLers.

* NHL Players are based on numbers for the 2010-2011 NHL Season.

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