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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.

Weekly East Division Snapshot: 4/11 - 4/17

In the thirteenth weekly East Divison snapshot of the 2020-21 NHL season, the Washington Capitals are still barely leading a three-team race for first and the bottom four remains the same. All this and more in this week’s snapshot.

Weekly East Division Snapshot: 4/4 - 4/10

In the twelfth weekly East Divison snapshot of the 2020-21 NHL season, the Washington Capitals are barely holding onto first, the Buffalo Sabres finally ended their epic winless streak, and the New Jersey Devils won their week in a non-ideal way. All this and more in this week’s snapshot.

Weekly East Division Snapshot: 3/28- 4/3

In the eleventh weekly East Divison snapshot of the 2020-21 NHL season, the Washington Capitals remained on top despite only two games in this past week, the Philadelphia Flyers won a game, and the Buffalo Sabres continued to fail. All this and more in this week’s snapshot.

Weekly East Division Snapshot: 3/21- 3/28

In the tenth weekly East Divison snapshot of the 2020-21 NHL season, some big streaks ended in this past week. The Capitals, Islanders and Penguins lost games while the New Jersey Devils finally won a home game. The only constant was that the hapless Sabres kept on losing. All this and more in this week’s snapshot.

Weekly East Division Snapshot: 3/14- 3/20

In the ninth weekly East Divison snapshot of the 2020-21 NHL season, the New York Islanders stayed hot, the Washington Capitals and Pittsburgh Penguins became hot, and the rest of the East suffered. Learn in this post what happened last week and what is coming up this week.

Weekly East Division Snapshot: 3/7- 3/13

In the eighth weekly East Divison snapshot of the 2020-21 NHL season, the New York Islanders fired up to take first in the East with 4 straight wins. In the opposite end, the New Jersey Devils and Buffalo Sabres lost all 4 games in this past week to remain at the bottom. Learn in this post what happened last week and what may happen this week.

Weekly East Division Snapshot: 2/28 - 3/6

In the seventh weekly East Divison snapshot of the 2020-21 NHL season, the Capitals rose up to take first place, the Islanders lost to Pittsburgh but jumped ahead of them, and the Devils remain in seventh. Learn in this post what happened last week and what may happen this week.

Weekly East Division Snapshot: 2/21 - 2/27

In the sixth weekly East Divison snapshot of the 2020-21 NHL season, the New Jersey Devils, Buffalo Sabres, and Philadelphia Flyers all returned to action and the Boston Bruins are still in first. Learn in this post what happened last week and what may happen this week.

Weekly East Division Snapshot: 2/14 - 2/20

In the fifth weekly East Divison snapshot of the 2020-21 NHL season, the Boston Bruins tightened their grip on the East while the postponements of games for the New Jersey Devils, Buffalo Sabres, and Philadelphia Flyers meant a shorter week than expected for most. Learn what happened last week and what may happen this week here.

Weekly East Division Snapshot: 2/7 - 2/13

In the fourth weekly East Divison snapshot of the 2020-21 NHL season, the Boston Bruins beat the Washington Capitals and the Philadelphia Flyers to take first place. The COVID-19 pandemic forced the NHL to postpone New Jersey Devils and Buffalo Sabres games and re-scheduled several games within the East. Read all about what happened last week and what is coming up in this week’s snapshot.

Weekly East Division Snapshot: 1/31 - 2/6

In the third weekly East Divison snapshot of the 2020-21 NHL season, the Washington Capitals finished a great week to hold onto first, Philadelphia jumped Boston, Buffalo rose up to fourth, and the New Jersey Devils are ahead of the two New York teams. Read all about what happened last week and what is coming up in this week’s snapshot.