Eastern Hockey League
Eastern Hockey League Logo.png
Founded 1955
First season 1955-1956
Country Apollo Union
Number of teams 28
Headquarters New York, Apollo Union
Domestic cup(s) Dixon Cup
Most recent champions Tampa Bay Lightning (3rd title)
Most championships Montreal Canadiens (25 titles)
Top goal scorer(s) David Pastrnak
TV partner(s) ANB
Sponsor(s) Reebok
https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/4/45/Hockey_current_event.svg/30px-Hockey_current_event.svg.png Current season: 2020-21 EHL Season

The Eastern Hockey League is the national hockey league of the Apollo Union. Every season, the top 4 teams of the East and South, 6 of the North and, 2 of the Appalachian conferences, advance to the playoffs. There are four rounds of the playoffs; the Quarterfinals, the Semifinals, the Conference Finals, and the Dixon Cup Finals. The winner of the Dixon Cup Finals wins the Dixon Cup, the greatest prize in Apollo Union. As of 2020, the latest winner of the Dixon Cup is Tampa Bay Lightning, who won it against the Montreal Canadiens. As of 2020, the team who won the most Dixon Cups is the Montreal Canadiens, who have won 14 Dixon Cups since the league was founded in 1955.

The best players in the league get to play in the Eastern Hockey League All-Star Game. The All-Star Game is held annually in the venue of the Dixon Cup winner.

The Eastern Hockey League has its headquarters in New York.


The EHL has twenty-eight teams. Eight in the North, Seven in the East and South, and six in the Appalachians.

Conference Team City Venue Capacity Logo
North Boston Bruins Boston, NY TD Garden 17,565 Boston Bruins Logo.png
Detroit Red Wings Detroit, MI Little Caesars Arena 19,515 Detroit Red Wings Logo.png
Montreal Canadiens Montreal, MO Bell Centre 21,273 MTLCanadiens.png
Newfoundland Growlers Saint John's, NF Mile One Centre 7,750 Newfoundland Growlers Logo.png
New York Islanders New York, NY UBS Arena 17,113 New York Islanders Logo.png
New York Rangers New York, NY Madison Square Garden 18,006 New York Rangers Logo.png
Ottawa Senators Ottawa, OT Canadian Tire Centre 18,652 Ottawa Senators Logo.png
Toronto Maple Leafs Toronto, HU Scotiabank Arena 18,800 Toronto Maple Leafs Logo.png
East Baltimore Crows Baltimore, VA Royal Farms Arena 11,286 Baltimore Crows Logo.png
New Jersey Devils Newark, PH Prudential Center 16,514 New Jersey Devils Logo.png
Norfolk Admirals Norfolk, VA Norfolk Scope 10,701 Norfolk Admirals Logo.png
Philadelphia Flyers Philadelphia, PH Wells Fargo Center 19,537 Philadelphia Flyers Logo.png
Richmond Flying Squirrels Richmond, VA Richmond Coliseum 12,134 Richmond Flying Squirrels logo.png
Washington Capitals Washington, VA Capital Centre 18,130 Washington Capitals Logo.png
Wilmington Seahawks Wilmington, PH Trask Coliseum 6,200 Wilmington Seahawks Logo.png
South Atlanta Thrashers Atlanta, GA Philips Arena 17,624 Atlanta Thrashers Logo.png
Florida Panthers Miami, FL BB&T Center 19,250 Florida Panthers Logo.png
Nassau Pirates Nassau, BA Gimnasio Nacional 8,800 Nassau Pirates Logo.png
Normandy Hurricanes Raleigh, NO PNC Arena 18,680 Normandy Hurricanes Logo.png
Pensacola Ice Flyers Pensacola, WF Pensacola Bay Center 10,000 Pensacola Ice Flyers Logo.png
Tallahassee Titans Tallahassee, WF Donald L. Tucker Center 9,450 Tallahassee Titans Logo.png
Tampa Bay Lightning Tampa Bay, FL Amalie Arena 19,092 Tampa Bay Lightning Logo.png
Appalachia Buffalo Sabres Buffalo, SE KeyBank Center 19,070 Buffalo Sabres Logo.png
Columbus Blue Jackets Columbus, CO Nationwide Arena 18,144 Columbus Blue Jackets Logo.png
Erie Otters Erie, SE Value City Arena 13,500 Erie Otters Logo.png
Louisville Canaries Louisville, KY Louisville Arena 12,188 Louisville Canaries Logo.png
Nashville Predators Nashville, TN Bridgestone Arena 17,113 Nashville Predators Logo.png
Pittsburgh Penguins Pittsburgh, CO PPG Paints Arena 18,387 Pittsburgh Penguins Logo.png

2018-19 Playoffs

  Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Dixon Cup Finals
N1 Bostondagger 3  
N4 Ottawa 1  
  N1 Bostondagger 2  
  N3 Montreal 3  
N2 Toronto 2
N3 Montreal 3  
  N3 Montreal 3  
  E1 Washingtondagger 2  
E1 Washingtondagger 3  
E4 New Jersey 2  
  E1 Washingtondagger 3
  E2 Philadelphia 2  
E2 Philadelphia 3
E3 Baltimore 0  
  N3 Montreal 2
  S1 Tampa Baydagger 3
S1 Tampa Baydagger 3  
S4 Normandy 2  
  S1 Tampa Baydagger 3
  S3 Atlanta 1  
S2 Florida 2
S3 Atlanta 3  
  S1 Tampa Baydagger 3
  N5 NY Islanders 1  
A1 Pittsburgdagger 3  
N6 NY Rangers 2  
  A1 Pittsburgdagger 2
Appalachia & North
  N5 NY Islanders 3  
A2 Columbus 1
N5 NY Islanders 3

dagger - Indicates that this team placed first in the league's regular season.

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