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In each of the following seasons, a team won the World's Championship in its sport without winning its division. Can you name the team that won its division that year?

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Year and LeagueDivisional WinnerWildcard Who Won Championship
1997 MLBNL East - Florida Marlins
2002 MLBAL West - Anaheim Angels
2003 MLBNL East - Florida Marlins
2004 MLBAL East - Boston Red Sox
2011 MLBNL Central - St. Louis Cardinals
2014 MLBNL West - San Francisco Giants
1980 NFLAFC West - Oakland Raiders
1997 NFLAFC West - Denver Broncos
2000 NFLAFC Central - Baltimore Ravens
2005 NFLAFC North - Pittsburgh Steelers
2007 NFLNFC East - New York Giants
2010 NFLNFC North - Green Bay Packers
1947 BAAEast - Philadelphia Warriors
1948 BAAWest - Baltimore Bullets
1949 BAAWest - Minneapolis Lakers
1951 NBAWest - Rochester Royals
1952 NBAWest - Minneapolis Lakers
1966 NBAEast - Boston Celtics
1968 NBAEast - Boston Celtics
1969 NBAEast - Boston Celtics
1973 NBAAtlantic - New York Knicks
1977 NBAPacific - Portland Trail Blazers
1978 NBACentral - Washington Bullets
Year and LeagueDivisional WinnerWildcard Who Won Championship
1995 NBAMidwest - Houston Rockets
2002 NBAPacific - Los Angeles Lakers
2004 NBACentral - Detroit Pistons
2007 NBASouthwest - San Antonio Spurs
2011 NBASouthwest - Dallas Mavericks
1970 NHLEast - Boston Bruins
1971 NHLEast - Montreal Canadiens
1980 NHLPatrick - New York Islanders
1983 NHLPatrick - New York Islanders
1986 NHLAdams - Montreal Canadiens
1988 NHLSmythe - Edmonton Oilers
1990 NHLSmythe - Edmonton Oilers
1992 NHLPatrick - Pittsburgh Penguins
1993 NHLAdams - Montreal Canadiens
1995 NHLAtlantic - New Jersey Devils
1997 NHLCentral - Detroit Red Wings
1998 NHLCentral - Detroit Red Wings
2000 NHLAtlantic - New Jersey Devils
2009 NHLAtlantic - Pittsburgh Penguins
2012 NHLPacific - Los Angeles Kings
2014 NHLPacific - Los Angeles Kings
2015 NHLCentral - Chicago Blackhawks
2016 NHLMetropolitan - Pittsburgh Penguins

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