NHL Realignment

Complete coverage of all of the rumors and speculation surrounding NHL hockey conference realignment.

VIDEO: Ilya Bryzgalov Is Perplexed By NHL Realignment


An amazing four-second Youtube video. Flyers goalie Ilya Bryzgalov explains realignment

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NHL Realignment: Dallas Stars Touted As 'Winners' In Radical New Lineup


The NHL has officially blown up their standard division / conference system and sent Dallas home to the Central Time Zone


NHL Realignment: How Would The Stanley Cup Playoffs Look Today?

If the season ended today under the NHL's new alignment and playoff bracket, which annual contender would actually get an undeserved trip to the postseason?

NHL Realignment: New Conference Rooted In Norris Tradition


[Editor's Note: As most of you know, Art decided to hang up the blogging gloves and retire from DBD while on top. To replace him, Defending Big D pulled another accomplished blogger out of the...

Go to hell, Carolina Hurricanes: Eight things to hate about our newest rival


The Carolina Hurricanes are our newest rivals, thanks to NHL realignment. Time to build up some hate.

The Philadelphia Flyers and NHL realignment: Everything you need to know


NHL realignment is here, as is a new playoff system, and there are going to be a lot of changes to deal with come next season. We don't yet know the name of our new division/conference, but for...

NHL Realignment Plan 2012: How Does The Avalanche Fare?


On Monday night, the NHL's Board of Governors approved a radical realignment that would restructure the entire league into four conferences and placing the Colorado Avalanche into a "Pacific...

NHL Realignment Map: Lightning And Panthers Face Largest Road Travel In NHL


With the Atlanta Thrashers moving to Winnipeg before the 2011-2012 season, everyone knew that some sort of NHL realignment was coming. Due to the geography of NHL franchises, though, no potential...

NHL Realignment: Board Of Governors Approves Radical Changes


Late Monday night, the NHL Board Of Governors approved radical realignment changes that will take affect during the 2013-14 season. Here's a look at the future of the NHL.


How NHL Realignment Impacts All 30 Teams

The NHL's new alignment impacts each team in its own way. We break things down on a team-by-team basis, judging who the winners and losers of the process were in the end.

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