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South Division

Augusta Lynx (11th Season)

Location: Augusta, Georgia
Arena (Opened): James Brown Arena (1979)
Capacity: 6,604
Conference: American
Division: South
Coach: John Marks, First Season
NHL Affiliate: Tampa Bay Lightning
AHL Affiliate: Norfolk Admirals
Alumni Currently In NHL: Joel Perrault

2008 Kelly Cup Playoffs
Lost South Division Quarterfinals To South Carolina
(2 games to 3)

2007-08 In Review
Record: 32-35-5
Points: 69
Division Finish: 7th
Conference Finish: 12th
Overall Finish: 18th
Goals-Per Game: 2.78 (T-21st)
Goals-Against Average: 3.10 (11th)
Power Play: 14.6% (21st)
Penalty Kill: 82.5% (14th)

Charlotte Checkers (16th Season)

Location: Charlotte, North Carolina
Arena (Opened): Time Warner Cable Arena (2005)
Capacity: 6,800
Conference: American
Division: South
Coach: Derek Wilkinson, Sixth Season (160-132-26)
NHL Affiliate: New York Rangers
AHL Affiliate: Hartford Wolf Pack
Alumni Currently In NHL: Eric Boulton, Daniel Girardi, Jason LaBarbera, Thomas Pock, Andre Roy, Craig Weller

2008 Kelly Cup Playoffs
Lost South Division Quarterfinals To Gwinnett
(0 games to 3)

2007-08 In Review
Record: 34-31-7
Points: 75
Division Finish: 6th
Conference Finish: 10th
Overall Finish: 15th
Goals-Per Game: 2.94 (17th)
Goals-Against Average: 3.18 (T-13th)
Power Play: 15.4% (20th)
Penalty Kill: 83.9% (9th)

Florida Everblades (11th Season)

Location: Estero, Florida
Arena (Opened): Germain Arena (1998)
Capacity: 7,080
Conference: American
Division: South
Coach: Malcolm Cameron, First Season
NHL Affiliate: Carolina Hurricanes/ Florida Panthers
AHL Affiliate: Albany River Rats/ Rochester Americans
Alumni Currently In NHL: Eric Boulton, Shane Hnidy, Chad LaRose

2008 Kelly Cup Playoffs
Lost South Division Quarterfinals To Columbia
(0 games to 3)

2007-08 In Review
Record: 39-25-8
Points: 86
Division Finish: 4th
Conference Finish: 6th
Overall Finish: 11th
Goals-Per Game: 3.19 (T-13th)
Goals-Against Average: 2.75 (T-6th)
Power Play: 17.0% (15th)
Penalty Kill: 86.4% (3rd)
Gwinnett Gladiators (Sixth Season)

Location: Duluth, Georgia
Arena (Opened): The Arena at Gwinnett Center (2003)
Capacity: 11,355
Conference: American
Division: South
Coach: Jeff Pyle, Sixth Season (217-108-35)
NHL Affiliate: Atlanta Thrashers
AHL Affiliate: Chicago Wolves
Alumni Currently In NHL: Mike Dunham, Jared Ross

2008 Kelly Cup Playoffs
Lost South Division Semifinals To South Carolina
(2 game to 3)

2007-08 In Review
Record: 44-23-5
Points: 93
Division Finish: 3rd
Conference Finish: 4th
Overall Finish: 5th
Goals-Per Game: 3.43 (T-5th)
Goals-Against Average: 2.75 (T-6th)
Power Play: 21.5% (2nd)
Penalty Kill: 87.0% (1st)

Mississippi Sea Wolves (11th Season)

Location: Biloxi, Mississippi
Arena (Opened): Mississippi Coast Coliseum (1997)
Capacity: 8,856
Conference: American
Division: South
Coach: Steffon Walby, Second Season (29-40-3)
NHL Affiliate: Minnesota Wild
AHL Affiliate: Houston Aeros
Alumni Currently In NHL: Francois Beauchemin, Bruce Boudreau, Sheldon Brookbank, Michael Ryder

2008 Kelly Cup Playoffs
Lost South Division Quarterfinals To Texas
(1 game to 3)

2007-08 In Review
Record: 29-40-3
Points: 61
Division Finish: 8th
Conference Finish: 14th
Overall Finish: T-20th
Goals-Per Game: 2.83 (19th)
Goals-Against Average: 3.64 (21st)
Power Play: 13.6% (24th)
Penalty Kill: 80.2% (20th)

South Carolina Stingrays (16th Season)

Location: North Charleston, South Carolina
Arena (Opened): North Charleston Coliseum (1993)
Capacity: 10,349
Conference: American
Division: South
Coach: Jared Bednar, Second Season (47-22-3)
NHL Affiliate: Washington Capitals
AHL Affiliate: Hershey Bears
Alumni Currently In NHL: Martin Biron, Rich Peverley

2008 Kelly Cup Playoffs
Lost Conference Finals To Cincinnati
(1 game to 4)

2007-08 In Review
Record: 47-22-3
Points: 97
Division Finish: 2nd
Conference Finish: 3rd
Overall Finish: 4th
Goals-Per Game: 3.56 (3rd)
Goals-Against Average: 2.67 (5th)
Power Play: 20.4% (T-5th)
Penalty Kill: 85.0% (4th)