Here’s a look at what’s in store now that the NHL’s has approved realignment and finally sifted Columbus and Detroit to the Eastern Conference and moved Winnipeg to the Western Conference where it belongs:
Division A: Kings, Ducks, Calgary, Edmonton, Phoenix, San Jose, Vancouver.
Division B: Chicago, Colorado, Dallas, Nashville, Minnesota, St. Louis, Winnipeg.
Division C: Boston. Buffalo, Detroit, Florida, Montreal, Ottawa, Tampa Bay, Toronto.
Division D: Carolina, Columbus, New Jersey, N.Y. Islanders, N.Y. Rangers, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Washington.
Pacific: Kings, Ducks, Dallas, Phoenix, San Jose.
Central: Chicago, Columbus, Detroit, Nashville, St. Louis.
Northwest: Calgary, Colorado, Edmonton, Minnesota, Vancouver.
Atlantic: New Jersey, N.Y. Islanders, N.Y. Rangers, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh.
Northeast: Boston, Buffalo, Montreal, Ottawa, Toronto.
Southeast: Carolina, Florida, Tampa Bay, Washington, Winnipeg.