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Division Snapshot

Weekly Metropolitan Division Snapshot: 4/24 - 4/29

This is the final weekly Metropolitan Division snapshot for the 2021-22 NHL season. The playoff teams are confirmed, but there is still positioning to play for. The non-playoff teams could help spoil that. Find out what happened last week and what is coming up in this last week in this snapshot.

Weekly Metropolitan Division Snapshot: 4/17 - 4/23

In the next-to-last weekly Metropolitan Division Snapshot of the 2021-22 season, the New York Rangers remain hot on the tails of the Carolina Hurricanes for first place and the Washington Capitals may be making a move on up. All this and more in this week’s division snapshot.

Weekly Metropolitan Division Snapshot: 4/10 - 4/16

As the season winds down, the weekly Metropolitan Division Snapshot notes that first place is now up for grabs between the Carolina Hurricanes and the New York Rangers; the Pittsburgh Penguins are flailing; and the remainder of the division is spoiling teams. All this and the week coming up in this post.

Weekly Metropolitan Division Snapshot: 4/3 - 4/9

As the final month of the 2021-22 NHL regular season begins, this week’s snapshot shows Carolina still in the lead, the New York Rangers leaving the door open for the Pittsburgh Penguins, the New York Islanders taking fifth, and more. Read on about the week that was and week that will be for all 8 Metropolitan Division teams in this post.

Weekly Metropolitan Division Snapshot: 3/20 - 3/26

A day before the 2022 NHL Trade Deadline, this is how the Metropolitan Division looks. The Carolina Hurricanes are still in first, the Washington Capitals continue to surge in March, and the have-nots of the division look to sell. All this and more in this week’s division snapshot.

Weekly Metropolitan Division Snapshot: 3/13 - 3/19

In the week before the 2022 NHL Trade Deadline, the Carolina Hurricanes rule the Metropolitan Division, the New York Rangers edge the Pittsburgh Penguins for second, and the New Jersey Devils move past the Philadelphia Flyers for seventh. All this and more in this week’s division snapshot.

Weekly Metropolitan Division Snapshot: 3/6 - 3/12

In this week’s Metropolitan Division snapshot, the Carolina Hurricanes remain in first, the Pittsburgh Penguins now have to worry about the New York Rangers, and the New Jersey Devils are sadly still in last. Read about the week that was and the week that will be in this post.

Weekly Metropolitan Division Snapshot: 2/27 - 3/5

In this week’s Metropolitan Division snapshot, the Carolina Hurricanes built a lead, the Pittsburgh Penguins struggled, the Columbus Blue Jackets surged, and the Philadelphia Flyers won a second game this month. Read about the week that was and the week that will be in this post.

Weekly Metropolitan Division Snapshot: 2/13 - 2/19

Make-up games from previous postponements are on the schedule for the NHL this week. The Carolina Hurricanes are still on top and not only did the New Jersey Devils win, but they even won two games. Read all about what happened and what’s next in this week’s snapshot.

Weekly Metropolitan Division Snapshot: 2/6 - 2/12

The 2022 NHL All-Star Game is over. The NHL regular season resumes on Monday. This post goes over how the Metropolitan Division looks at the break, notes the Carolina Hurricanes at the top with the New Jersey Devils stuck in the basement, and what is coming up for all eight teams.

Weekly Metropolitan Division Snapshot: 1/30 - 2/5

In the last full week prior to the 2022 NHL All Star weekend, the Carolina Hurricanes swept their way to first, the Philadelphia Flyers finally won a game, and the New Jersey Devils fell to last. All this and more in this week’s division snapshot.

Weekly Metropolitan Division Snapshot: 1/23 - 1/29

After an eventful week, especially last night, the New York Rangers get ahead of the Carolina Hurricanes for first in the Metropolitan Division, the New Jersey Devils jump to sixth, and the Philadelphia Flyers did not win. Read on to go over what happened and what is coming up in the division.

Weekly Metropolitan Division Snapshot: 1/16 - 1/22

There is a new leader in the Metropolitan Division: the New York Rangers. They jumped past Carolina to take first yesterday. This happened amid a week without a lot of winning results. Read on to see what happened among all eight teams last week and what’s next this week.

Weekly Metropolitan Division Snapshot: 1/9 - 1/15

Amid postponed games and COVID protocols, the Metropolitan Division was largely in action last week. The top remains crowded as ever while the bottom half is fighting amongst themselves. Read all about the week that was and the week that will be in this week’s snapshot.

Weekly Metropolitan Division Snapshot: 1/2 - 1/8

Welcome to 2022. The Metropolitan Division remains tight at the top with the Carolina Hurricanes starting the new year in first after an epic comeback win. Also, Columbus and the New Jersey Devils finally won some games. Read on to find out what happened last week and what is coming up next for all eight Metropolitan Division teams.

Weekly Metropolitan Division Snapshot: 12/26 - 1/2

Due to the continued COVID-19 pandemic, the NHL paused their season last week. Assuming the season does resume on December 28, this is a snapshot of the Metropolitan Division standings and schedules of all 8 teams for this week.

Weekly Metropolitan Division Snapshot: 12/19 - 12/25

The Carolina Hurricanes edged the Washington Capitals to take first for this holiday-shortened week, the New Jersey Devils and Columbus Blue Jackets continued their slide, and the Philadelphia Flyers and New York Islanders started to rise above their previous slides. All this and more in this week’s division snapshot.

Weekly Metropolitan Division Snapshot: 12/12 - 12/18

Winning was back on for the Metropolitan Division with two slumping teams ending their slides at the bottom, the Washington Capitals briefly losing first but retaking it, and the Pittsburgh Penguins heating up. Learn about the week that was and the week that will be in this week’s snapshot.

Weekly Metropolitan Division Snapshot: 12/5 - 12/11

It was a tough week for the Metropolitan Division as only two out of eight teams actually won their week. There is a new division leader in the Washington Capitals, who are not safe in first place now. Read all about what all 8 teams did and what they have this week in this post.

Weekly Metropolitan Division Snapshot: 11/28 - 12/4

In this week’s Metropolitan Division snapshot, the Carolina Hurricanes are barely holding on to first; the New Jersey Devils, Philadelphia Flyers, and New York Islanders went winless; and more about what is coming up this week.

Weekly Metropolitan Division Snapshot: 11/21 - 11/27

The Carolina Hurricanes continue to keep winning, the New York Islanders returned to Long Island, the New Jersey Devils are still in the mix, and the Metropolitan Division remains super competitive. Learn about what happened in the division last week and what is coming up this week.

Weekly Metropolitan Division Snapshot: 11/14 - 11/20

Despite being shown to be imperfect, the Carolina Hurricanes continue to reign over the Metropolitan Division of 8 teams with winning records. Including the New Jersey Devils in fifth. See what the division looks like for all eight teams in this week’s Division Snapshot.

Weekly Metropolitan Division Snapshot: 11/7 - 11/13

The Metropolitan Division is still led by the Carolina Hurricanes and everyone has at least a winning record to some degree. See what the division looks like ahead of a busy week of games in this week’s Division Snapshot.

Weekly Metropolitan Division Snapshot: 10/31 - 11/6

The Metropolitan Division remains tough with seven out of eight teams still boasting a points percentage above 50%. The Carolina Hurricanes remained perfect, the New Jersey Devils rose to fifth, and much more is pointed out in this week’s division snapshot.

Weekly Metropolitan Division Snapshot: 10/24 - 10/30

In this past week, the Metropolitan Division teams won a lot of games. The New York Rangers streaked to the top; Carolina Hurricanes remain perfect; and the New Jersey Devils won another week. Learn what happened and what’s next for the division in this snapshot post.

Weekly Metropolitan Division Snapshot: 10/17 - 10/23

The return of the NHL regular season means the return of the Weekly Metropolitan Division Snapshot, the weekly look at what all eight teams in the division - like the New Jersey Devils - did last week and what is coming up this week.

A 2021-22 Division Snapshot Special: Shootouts

Shootouts are worth points in the standings and the Division Snapshot is all about the results. Ahead of the 2021-22 season, this post looks at recent and not-so-recent history in the shootout for all eight teams. It is ugly for the New Jersey Devils, but nice for the Pittsburgh Penguins and Washington Capitals.

Preseason Division Snapshot: Main Issues the New Jersey Devils & Others will Address

Training camp for veterans will begin later this week for most teams and preseason games will start a week after that. Ahead of preseason, this post looks at a main issue each team in the division will have to address along with the New Jersey Devils.

Offseason Division Snapshot: How the New Jersey Devils’ Moves Stack Up in the Division

The New Jersey Devils improved themselves on the first day of free agency. What about the rest of the division? This offseason version of the division snapshot looks at all eight teams, what they have done up through July 29, and whether they became a better team in the process.

Weekly East Division Snapshot: The End of the 2021 Season

In the seventeenth and final weekly East Division snapshot of the 2020-21 NHL season, the Pittsburgh Penguins secured first in the East, the Washington Capitals secured home ice for the first round, and there is a spark of interest in the makeup games left in the East. All this and more in this week’s snapshot.

Weekly East Division Snapshot: 5/2 - 5/8

In the sixteenth weekly East Divison snapshot of the 2020-21 NHL season, the Pittsburgh Penguins took the throne, the New Jersey Devils finally won a game, and the playoff teams all have something to play for in the final full week of the season in the East. All this and more in this week’s snapshot.

Weekly East Division Snapshot: 4/18 - 4/24

In the fourteenth weekly East Divison snapshot of the 2020-21 NHL season, the Washington Capitals took a big step towards securing first while the New Jersey Devils extended a losing streak to five games. All this and more in this week’s snapshot.