The longest postseason droughts in the National Hockey League

Merriam-Webster defines parity as "the state or condition of being equal, especially regarding status or pay."

Only three teams haven't made the NHL postseason in the last three years. How's that for parity?

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The postseason is one thing, but making it to the big dance is a whole other story. 

 
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