The Hurricanes led the Southeast Division almost all of last season, but we know how that turned out: no division title, no playoffs.
But what about this season? The Washington Capitals have dynamic Alex Ovechkin and a good, strong cast. At Tampa Bay, new owner Oren Koules has been spending money like he produced The Dark Knight and Hancock.
Will the Canes win the division? Why or why not? The floor is open.