No, they get a nice trophy. The West gives the Clarence Campbell Trophy while the east gives the Prince of Wales Trophy.
NHL Conference Finals was created in 1982.
Division champs in 2002 and 2003 and then 07' to 11' President's champs in 2010 Conference Championship 10' and 11'
9. They were the Pacific Coast Conference co-champs in 1919, 1933, 1948 and 1957, the PAC-10 co-champs in 2000, and the PAC-10 outright champs in 1994, 2001, 2009, and 2010.
2,250,000 million per conference
NHL on NBC - 2006 Conference Quarterfinals was released on: USA: 13 April 2011
2003 when the Panthers went to Super Bowl 38
2 Eastern conference and Western Conference
16: 8 from Eastern Conference and 8 from Western Conference
To make the nhl playoffs you have to be the top team in your division or in the top 5 teams in your conference besides the division champions. 8 teams are taken from each conference.
Of Course the Vancouver Canucks