Points
Chance Will Make Playoffs

Explain

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Chance will make playoffsWin CupPres TrophyDivision seedConference seed (wildcard race)
SaturdayPGWL-OTGD%Change%Change%Change1a1b23WCbWCa910111213141516RPIStrength
Tampa BayWBoston 6-31286216-4103In34.4%+1.3Yes1001.690Tampa Bay Lightning
BostonLTampa Bay 3-61074924-944In6.2-0.8No1002.598Boston Bruins
TorontoLMontreal 5-6 (so)1004628-835In3.3+0.0No10010.578Toronto Maple Leafs
MontrealWToronto 6-5 (so)964430-814OutNoNo10013.528Montreal Canadiens
FloridaLNew Jersey 3-4 (ot)863632-14-13OutNoNo10021.488Florida Panthers
BuffaloWDetroit 7-1763339-10-45OutNoNo10026.409Buffalo Sabres
DetroitLBuffalo 1-7743240-10-50OutNoNo10027.407Detroit Red Wings
OttawaLColumbus 2-6642947-6-60OutNoNo10031.391Ottawa Senators

Big Games

Who should we root for?   Explain

Thursday
Washington 2 Montreal 1
7:00 PM100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win Stanley Cup
Tampa Bay-0.1
Montreal-22.2
-0.3
Carolina 3 New Jersey 1
7:00 PM100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win Stanley Cup
Tampa Bay*-0.0
Montreal-5.9
-0.1
Pittsburgh 4 Detroit 1
7:00 PM100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win Stanley Cup
Montreal-0.4
Minnesota 0 Boston 3
8:00 PM100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win Stanley Cup
Boston+0.0
Friday
NY Rangers 2 Columbus 3 (so)
7:00 PM100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win Stanley Cup
Tampa Bay-0.1
MontrealOut
No
Saturday
Boston 3 Tampa Bay 6
12:30 PM100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win Stanley Cup
Boston-0.1
Calgary 1 Edmonton 3
10:00 PM100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win Stanley Cup
Boston+0.1

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