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[edit | edit source]

1998-1999[edit | edit source]

Changes from the 1997-1998 season[edit | edit source]

  • 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[edit | edit source]

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

Changes from the 1998-1999 season[edit | edit source]

  • The Atlanta Thrashers were added as an expansion team

2011-2013[edit | edit source]

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

Changes from the 2010-2011 season[edit | edit source]

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

Changes from the 2012-2013 season[edit | edit source]

  • 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[edit | edit source]

Division Titles Won By Team[edit | edit source]

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[edit | edit source]

See also[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

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