Southeast Division (NHL) facts for kids

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The NHL's Southeast Division was formed in 1998 as part of the Eastern Conference due to expansion.

Current Lineup

Division lineups

1998–1999

  • Carolina Hurricanes (from the Northeast Division)
  • Florida Panthers (from the Atlantic Division)
  • Tampa Bay Lightning (from the Atlantic Division)
  • Washington Capitals (from the Atlantic Division)

1999–Present

  • Atlanta Thrashers (joined the NHL as an expansion team in the 1999–2000 season)
  • Carolina Hurricanes
  • Florida Panthers
  • Tampa Bay Lightning
  • Washington Capitals

Division Champions

Division Titles Won By Team

Team Number of Championships Won Last Year Won
Washington Capitals 5 2010
Carolina Hurricanes 3 2006
Tampa Bay Lightning 2 2004
Atlanta Thrashers 1 2007

Stanley Cup winners

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