Eastern Conference Playoff Chances

Tampa Bay +0.5, Toronto -0.5
Points  (Full Screen)
Chance Will Make Playoffs  (Full Screen)

Explain

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Chance will make playoffsWin CupPres TrophyDivision seedConference seed (wildcard race)
TuesdayPGWL-OTGD%Change%Change%Change1a1b23WCbWCa910111213141516RPIStrengthWednesday
New Jersey9924415-1129In6.8%-0.151.8%-3.15248003.563New Jersey Devils
BuffaloWToronto 2-19824517-832In+0.08.7+0.135.6+5.03631285102.586Buffalo Sabres
Ottawa9334420-546100.0%15.0-0.611.8-1.1121854133001.620DallasOttawa Senators
DetroitWLos Angeles 6-29124221-736100.0+0.08.2+1.10.6+0.2121555233005.592at AnaheimDetroit Red Wings
NY IslandersWWashington 3-18623923-84100.0+0.02.5+0.30.00087130000010.524at WashingtonNew York Islanders
BostonWFlorida 4-29024020-1027100.0+0.14.2+0.30.0+0.000423541900011.554Boston Bruins
ColumbusLPhiladelphia 3-58213726-81799.6+0.06.0-1.0No01387000000017.565Columbus Blue Jackets
Tampa Bay8423824-82199.5+0.55.0-0.00.0000419770000012.562Tampa Bay Lightning
TorontoLBuffalo 1-27513430-7-120.4-0.50.0-0.0No0062211051020.489Toronto Maple Leafs
PittsburghLMontreal 1-4723333-6-120.2-0.10.0-0.0No00012252723103022.491Pittsburgh Penguins
PhiladelphiaWColumbus 5-37013132-8-20.1+0.10.0+0.0No00001228272282023.509Philadelphia Flyers
FloridaLBoston 2-47033029-10-150.0-0.10.0No0013212525124026.469Florida Panthers
WashingtonLNY Islanders 1-36522732-11-250.0-0.00.0No000261537390027.458NY IslandersWashington Capitals
MontrealWPittsburgh 4-16613136-4-190.0NoNo00241132510025.461Montreal Canadiens
NY Rangers5512137-13-78OutNoNo00090931.335New York Rangers
Carolina4822244-4-70OutNoNo0099130.331Carolina Hurricanes

Big Games

Who should we root for?   Explain

Tuesday
Buffalo 2 Toronto 1
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win Stanley Cup100.0*Pres Trophy
New Jersey-3.8
BuffaloIn
+0.1
+5.1
Ottawa-0.1
-1.1
Detroit-0.1
Tampa Bay+0.5
Toronto-0.5
Philadelphia 5 Columbus 3
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win Stanley Cup100.0*Pres Trophy
Columbus-0.4
-0.1
Pittsburgh+0.3
Philadelphia+0.1
Montreal 4 Pittsburgh 1
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win Stanley Cup100.0*Pres Trophy
Columbus+0.2
Pittsburgh-0.2
Florida 2 Boston 4
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win Stanley Cup100.0*Pres Trophy
Detroit+0.1
Boston+0.1
Florida-0.1
Los Angeles 2 Detroit 6
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win Stanley Cup100.0*Pres Trophy
New Jersey-0.1
Buffalo-0.1
Ottawa-0.0
Detroit+0.2
Boston+0.0
Winnipeg 1 Chicago 4
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win Stanley Cup100.0*Pres Trophy
New Jersey+0.4
Buffalo+0.2
Ottawa+0.1
Wednesday
Anaheim vs DetroitIf winner is:HomeHome OTHome SOAway SOAway OTAway
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win Stanley Cup100.0*Pres Trophy
New Jersey51.9*51.851.951.651.751.6
Buffalo35.735.6*35.635.435.435.4
Ottawa15.1*15.0*15.1*15.015.014.9
11.9*11.8*11.8*11.7*11.711.7
Detroit0.20.40.40.91.01.0
Boston4.1*4.2*4.24.24.24.2
Ottawa vs DallasHomeHome OTHome SOAway SOAway OTAway
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win Stanley Cup100.0*Pres Trophy
New Jersey50.750.750.853.453.355.1
Buffalo8.7*8.7*8.7*8.8*8.78.8
34.634.734.736.836.938.5
OttawaInInIn*In*In100.0
15.115.115.114.914.914.8
13.813.813.78.88.85.2
Detroit0.50.50.60.70.70.7
Tampa Bay*4.9*5.0*4.95.0*4.95.0

* A starred outcome could have no effect or just a really small effect. The simulation did not run long enough to know.

First Round Opponents

Who is going to play who in the first round of the playoffs.   Explain

New JerseyBuffaloOttawaDetroitNY IslandersBostonColumbusTampa BayTorontoPittsburghPhiladelphiaFloridaWashingtonMontreal
New Jersey0.21.413.20.035.30.149.50.20.00.00.00.00.0
Buffalo0.24.430.50.030.60.034.30.10.00.00.00.00.0
Ottawa1.44.450.40.029.20.014.50.10.00.00.0No
Detroit13.230.550.40.04.80.01.10.00.00.00.0
NY Islanders0.00.00.00.00.199.50.0No0.20.10.0
Boston35.330.629.24.80.10.00.10.0No0.00.0
Columbus0.10.00.00.099.50.00.00.00.00.0
Tampa Bay49.534.314.51.10.00.10.0
Toronto0.20.10.10.0No0.0
Pittsburgh0.00.00.00.00.2No0.00.0
Philadelphia0.00.00.00.00.10.00.00.0
Florida0.00.00.00.00.0
Washington0.00.0No0.00.0
Montreal0.00.0