Atlantic Division (NHL)

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The NHL's Atlantic Division was formed in 1993 as part of the Eastern Conference in a league realignment, the predecessor of which was the Patrick Division. It was changed in 2013 with the league's realignment.

Current lineup[change | change source]

Division lineups[change | change source]

1993–1998[change | change source]

  • Florida Panthers
  • New Jersey Devils
  • New York Islanders
  • New York Rangers
  • Philadelphia Flyers
  • Tampa Bay Lightning
  • Washington Capitals

Changes from the 1992–1993 season[change | change source]

  • The Atlantic Division is formed as a result of NHL realignment
  • The New Jersey Devils, New York Islanders, New York Rangers, Philadelphia Flyers, and Washington Capitals come from the Patrick Division
  • The Tampa Bay Lightning come from the Norris Division
  • The Florida Panthers were added as an expansion team

1998-2013[change | change source]

  • New Jersey Devils
  • New York Islanders
  • New York Rangers
  • Philadelphia Flyers
  • Pittsburgh Penguins

Changes from the 1997–1998 season[change | change source]

  • The Florida Panthers, Tampa Bay Lightning, and Washington Capitals move to the new Southeast Division
  • The Pittsburgh Penguins move in from the Northeast Division

Changes from the 2013 season[change | change source]

  • The 1993-2013 Atlantic Division teams moved to the new Metropolitan Division
  • The former Northeast Division teams moved here
  • The Florida Panthers and Tampa Bay Lighting also moved from the now closed Southeast Division
  • The Detroit Red Wings moved from the Central Division in the West.

Division Champions[change | change source]

Stanley Cup Winners produced[change | change source]

Atlantic Division Titles Won By Team[change | change source]

Team Number of Championships Won Last Year Won
New Jersey Devils 9 2010
Philadelphia Flyers 6 2011
New York Rangers 2 2012
Pittsburgh Penguins 1 2008

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