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Encyclopedia > Patrick Division

The NHL's Patrick Division was formed in 1974 as part of the Clarence Campbell Conference. The division moved to the Prince of Wales Conference in 1981. The division existed for 19 seasons until 1993. It was named in honor of Lester Patrick. The modernized NHL shield logo debuted in 2005, replacing the orange and black shield, which had been used since the leagues inception. ... Lester Patrick (December 30, 1883-June 1, 1960) born in Drummondville, Quebec, Canada. ...

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Division Lineups

1974-1979

  • Atlanta Flames
  • New York Islanders
  • New York Rangers
  • Philadelphia Flyers

Changes from the 1973-1974 season

  • The Patrick Division is formed as a result of NHL realignment
  • The New York Islanders and New York Rangers come from the Eastern Division
  • The Atlanta Flames and Philadelphia Flyers come from the Western Division

1979-1980

  • Atlanta Flames
  • New York Islanders
  • New York Rangers
  • Philadelphia Flyers
  • Washington Capitals

Changes from the 1978-1979 season

  • The Washington Capitals move in from the Norris Division

1980-1981

  • Calgary Flames
  • New York Islanders
  • New York Rangers
  • Philadelphia Flyers
  • Washington Capitals

Changes from the 1979-1980 season

  • The Atlanta Flames move to Calgary, Alberta to become the Calgary Flames

1981-1982

  • New York Islanders
  • New York Rangers
  • Philadelphia Flyers
  • Pittsburgh Penguins
  • Washington Capitals

Changes from the 1980-1981 season

  • The Patrick Division switches from the Clarence Campbell Conference to the Prince of Wales Conference
  • The Calgary Flames move to the Smythe Division
  • The Pittsburgh Penguins move in from the Norris Division

1982-1993

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

Changes from the 1981-1982 season

  • The Colorado Rockies move to East Rutherford, New Jersey to become the New Jersey Devils
  • The New Jersey Devils move in from the Smythe Division

After the 1992-1993 season

The league was reformatted into two conferences with two divisions each:

The NHLs Atlantic Division was formed in 1993 as part of the Eastern Conference in a league realignment. ... The NHLs Northeast Division was formed in 1993 as part of the Eastern Conference in a league realignment. ... The NHLs Central Division was formed in 1993 as part of the Western Conference in a league realignment. ... The NHLs Pacific Division was formed in 1993 as part of the Western Conference in a league realignment. ...

Division Champions

The Philadelphia Flyers are a National Hockey League (NHL) team based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. ... The Philadelphia Flyers are a National Hockey League (NHL) team based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. ... The Philadelphia Flyers are a National Hockey League (NHL) team based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. ... The New York Islanders are a National Hockey League (NHL) team based in Uniondale, New York. ... The New York Islanders are a National Hockey League (NHL) team based in Uniondale, New York. ... The Philadelphia Flyers are a National Hockey League (NHL) team based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. ... The New York Islanders are a National Hockey League (NHL) team based in Uniondale, New York. ... The New York Islanders are a National Hockey League (NHL) team based in Uniondale, New York. ... The Philadelphia Flyers are a National Hockey League (NHL) team based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. ... The New York Islanders are a National Hockey League (NHL) team based in Uniondale, New York. ... The Philadelphia Flyers are a National Hockey League (NHL) team based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. ... The Philadelphia Flyers are a National Hockey League (NHL) team based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. ... The Philadelphia Flyers are a National Hockey League (NHL) team based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. ... The New York Islanders are a National Hockey League (NHL) team based in Uniondale, New York. ... The Washington Capitals are a National Hockey League (NHL) team based in Washington, D.C. // Facts Founded: 1974-1975 Arena: MCI Center (Verizon Center in 2006) Former Arena: US Airways Arena (a. ... The New York Rangers (NYR) are a National Hockey League (NHL) team based in New York City, New York. ... The Pittsburgh Penguins are a National Hockey League (NHL) team based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. ... The New York Rangers (NYR) are a National Hockey League (NHL) team based in New York City, New York. ... The Pittsburgh Penguins are a National Hockey League (NHL) team based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. ...

Stanley Cup Winners produced

The Philadelphia Flyers are a National Hockey League (NHL) team based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. ... The New York Islanders are a National Hockey League (NHL) team based in Uniondale, New York. ... The New York Islanders are a National Hockey League (NHL) team based in Uniondale, New York. ... The New York Islanders are a National Hockey League (NHL) team based in Uniondale, New York. ... The New York Islanders are a National Hockey League (NHL) team based in Uniondale, New York. ... The Pittsburgh Penguins are a National Hockey League (NHL) team based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. ... The Pittsburgh Penguins are a National Hockey League (NHL) team based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. ...

See also

The NHLs Adams Division was formed in 1974 as part of the Prince of Wales Conference. ... The NHLs Norris Division was formed in 1974 as part of the Prince of Wales Conference. ... The NHLs Smythe Division was formed in 1974 as part of the Clarence Campbell Conference. ... The NHLs Atlantic Division was formed in 1993 as part of the Eastern Conference in a league realignment. ... The NHLs Central Division was formed in 1993 as part of the Western Conference in a league realignment. ... The NHLs Northeast Division was formed in 1993 as part of the Eastern Conference in a league realignment. ... The NHLs Pacific Division was formed in 1993 as part of the Western Conference in a league realignment. ...

Reference

  • NHL History

 
 

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