So far, some teams are playing well and others are struggling to put it together. Three coaches have lost their job already in the season's first quarter, and there could be a few more looking for work before Christmas.
But who do you blame for what's wrong with your team?
In this slideshow, we'll look at who receives the most blame from every fan base in the NHL. Whether or not that individual deserves the blame is up to you, the fan, but every team has someone taking heat for something that's not going as well as it should.