I think I can already hear the Detroit fans screaming...
Whether you like it or not, it's hard to deny that the Northeast Division is where some of the best teams in NHL history call home. Last year's Stanley Cup Champions hail from the Northeast and the other teams who fill out the division have battled for NHL supremacy year in and year out for a long time.
Sure, other divisions may boast multiple Cup-winning teams or strong fanbases, but no other group can even come close to what the entire Northeast has done throughout the years.
It also seems like this isn't going to change, either. So let's break down what makes the Northeast Division so great.