Ice Hockey Wiki
Advertisement

The NHL's Southeast Division was formed in 1998 as part of the Eastern Conference due to expansion. The division was dissolved in 2013 due to realignment for the 2013-14 season, to accommodate the Atlanta Thrashers' relocation to Winnipeg.

Division Lineups

1998-1999

Changes from the 1997-1998 season

  • The Carolina Hurricanes move in from the Northeast Division
  • The Florida Panthers, Tampa Bay Lightning, and Washington Capitals move in from the Atlantic Division

1999-2011

  • Atlanta Thrashers
  • Carolina Hurricanes
  • Florida Panthers
  • Tampa Bay Lightning
  • Washington Capitals

Changes from the 1998-1999 season

  • The Atlanta Thrashers were added as an expansion team

2011-2013

  • Carolina Hurricanes
  • Florida Panthers
  • Tampa Bay Lightning
  • Washington Capitals
  • Winnipeg Jets

Changes from the 2010-2011 season

  • The Atlanta Thrashers were relocated from Atlanta, Georgia to Winnipeg, Manitoba to become the Winnipeg Jets

Changes from the 2012-2013 season

  • The Southeast Division was dissolved due to league realignment
  • The Florida Panthers and Tampa Bay Lightning move back to the Atlantic Division
  • The Carolina Hurricanes and Washington Capitals move to the newly formed Metropolitan Division
  • The Winnipeg Jets move to the Western Conference and the Central Division


Division Champions

Division Titles Won By Team

Team Number of Championships Won Last Year Won
Carolina Hurricanes 3 2006
Tampa Bay Lightning 2 2004
Washington Capitals 6 2013
Atlanta Thrashers 1 2007
Florida Panthers 1 2012

Stanley Cup Winners produced

See also

References

Advertisement