NHL 21 Patch 1.40 Released (NHL 21 1.4 Patch Notes)


NHL 21 patch 1.40 is now available to download on PS4, PS5, and Xbox One. According to the official NHL 21 update 1.4 patch notes, the latest update various fixes related to crashes, stuttering, and more. Additionally, the NHL 21 1.40 also includes stability and performance improvements on all platforms.

Previously, a big update was released with new Adidas jerseys, Franchise Mode updates, a fix for the HUT loop/desync. Unfortunately, many players are still experiencing a number of issues while playing the game.

Today’s NHL 21 patch 1.40 update is expected to fix a few of these issues. Check out more details below.


NHL 21 1.40 Patch Notes


– Fixed a rare crash that would sometimes occur when loading into a Threes Eliminator game

– Fixed an issue where using the Report Content option during a game would sometimes cause the World Of Chel main menu to show up over top of gameplay

– Fixed an issue where PlayStation®5 consoles were sometimes receiving an Unexpected Error

– Fixed an issue where Private Games were not showing the 3 stars in the post-game flow

– Fixed an issue where Private games were hiding Opponent info while Club Finals was active

– Fixed an issue where users were receiving an unexpected error at puck drop in EASHL games

– Fixed a timing issue for when the EASHL wipe was being shown during the intermission highlights

– Fixed a rare issue where a Threes Eliminator game would hang when allowing the “Next Game” timer to reach 0

– Fixed an overlapping Russian text issue in the My Career Stats leaderboard

– Fixed a rare Club Finals issue where users would crash when readying up after matchmaking

– Fixed an issue where it was possible to cause the Network Performance screen to overlap the end of game menu



The following uniforms have been added or updated in NHL 21


– Arizona Coyotes Home

– San Jose Sharks Alternate

– Washington Capitals Home and Away


– Lehigh Valley Phantoms Home

– Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins Alternate


– Adirondack Thunder Alternate

– Allen Americans Alternate

– Indy Fuel Home and Alternate

– Newfoundland Growlers Home and Away

– Reading Royals Home and Away

– South Carolina Stingrays Away

– Utah Grizzlies Alternate

Canadian Hockey League


– Erie Otters Alternate

– Hamilton Bulldogs Alternate

– Niagara Icedogs Away and Alternate

– Owen Sound Attack Away

– Sarnia Sting Away and Alternate


– Halifax Mooseheads Alternate


– Brandon Wheat Kings Home and Away

– Prince Albert Raiders Alternate


– Updated Ball Arena (home of the Colorado Avalanche) center ice art and scoreboard

– Updated Saskatoon Blades Goalie Mask

– Updated Chicago Blackhawks Goalie mask

– NHL 21 update 1.40 fixed issue with logo on Chicago Blackhawks Reverse Retro

– Fixed issue with logo on New York Rangers Reverse Retro

– Fixed issue where the blue on the Vancouver Canucks Reverse Retro was not dark enough

World of CHEL

– Added additional content into WoC for upcoming Chel Challenges. Check back often to collect the latest cool new content

Download free NHL 21 update 1.4 for Sony PS4 and Xbox One.