Who is in the NHL Metro Division? The Metropolitan Division includes the three New York-area teams — New York Rangers, New York Islanders and New Jersey Devils — along with the Washington Capitals, Pittsburgh Penguins, Philadelphia Flyers, Carolina Hurricanes and Columbus Blue Jackets, who are joining the Red Wings in the move east.
What does metropolitan mean in NHL? The Metropolitan Division contains some of the most historic and intense rivalries in the NHL, including Flyers–Penguins, Devils–Rangers, Capitals–Penguins, Islanders–Rangers, Capitals–Rangers, Flyers–Rangers, Capitals–Flyers, and Devils–Flyers.
How many teams are in the Metropolitan Division? As the calendar year 2021 winds down – and the impact of the COVID-19 virus ramps back up – it’s as good a time as any to take stock of where NHL teams are at. Adam Proteau breaks down the eight Metro Division teams and how their seasons have gone.
Who won Metropolitan Division? Carolina Hurricanes: 114 Points (53-20-8)
The 4-3 win over the New York Rangers secured the Canes’ first Metropolitan Division Championship and is the first time that they have won back-to-back division championships.