Canadian Division

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This is about the former NHL division. For Canadian military divisions, see List of Canadian divisions in World War II, List of Canadian divisions in World War I
Canadian Division
League National Hockey League
Sport Ice hockey
Founded 1926
Ceased 1938
Championships
Most Canadian Division titles Montreal Canadiens (5)

The NHL's Canadian Division was formed after expansion in 1926. The division existed for 12 seasons until 1938.

Division Lineups[edit]

1926–1927[edit]

Changes from the 1925–26 season[edit]

  • The Canadian Division is formed as the result of NHL realignment

1927–1931[edit]

Changes from the 1926–27 season[edit]

  • Toronto changed their nickname from the St. Patricks to the Maple Leafs

1931–1932[edit]

  • Montreal Canadiens
  • Montreal Maroons
  • New York Americans
  • Toronto Maple Leafs

Changes from the 1930–31 season[edit]

  • The Ottawa Senators took a leave of absence from the league

1932–1934[edit]

  • Montreal Canadiens
  • Montreal Maroons
  • New York Americans
  • Ottawa Senators
  • Toronto Maple Leafs

Changes from the 1931–32 season[edit]

  • The Ottawa Senators returned from their absence

1934–1935[edit]

  • Montreal Canadiens
  • Montreal Maroons
  • New York Americans
  • St. Louis Eagles
  • Toronto Maple Leafs

Changes from the 1933–34 season[edit]

  • The Ottawa Senators moved to St. Louis, Missouri, to become the St. Louis Eagles

1935–1938[edit]

  • Montreal Canadiens
  • Montreal Maroons
  • New York Americans
  • Toronto Maple Leafs

Changes from the 1934–35 season[edit]

  • The St. Louis Eagles folded due to financial problems

After the 1937–38 season[edit]

The league collapsed into one single table, reverting to the format of the 1925–26 season, after the Montreal Maroons suspended operations in 1938.

Division Champions[edit]

Stanley Cup Winners produced[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]