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Chance will make playoffsWin CupPres TrophyDivision seedConference seed (wildcard race)
ThursdayPGWL-OTGD%Change%Change%Change1a1b23WCbWCa910111213141516RPIStrengthFriday
Columbus345155-42496.4%+0.013.2%-0.624.3%-3.02812271794210000003.617Detroit 0-0 (7:30 pm ET)Columbus Blue Jackets
NY RangersWWinnipeg 2-1371189-12996.1+1.815.1+0.620.0+2.324102919105210000004.626Chicago 0-0 (8:30 pm ET)New York Rangers
PittsburghWFlorida 5-1372177-31287.5+7.94.4+1.17.3+2.49521241810532110002.569Pittsburgh Penguins
Washington334157-3779.9+0.64.0-0.14.4-0.66316212113743211106.569Buffalo 0-0 (7:00 pm ET)Washington Capitals
PhiladelphiaWEdmonton 6-5351610-3448.5+6.31.4+0.20.5+0.1115101518131086543214.542Philadelphia Flyers
New JerseyLMontreal 2-5303128-6-528.4-11.80.5-0.40.2-0.300258121311109987620.515St. Louis 0-0 (7:30 pm ET)New Jersey Devils
CarolinaWLos Angeles 3-12821110-6-621.0+5.90.4+0.10.1+0.000136101110101010109818.520Carolina Hurricanes
NY IslandersWSt. Louis 3-22731110-5-614.5+3.00.3+0.10.0+0.0001248999101112131324.519New York Islanders

Big Games

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Thursday
Montreal 5 New Jersey 2
7:30 PM100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win Stanley Cup100.0*Pres Trophy
Columbus-0.6
NY Rangers+0.2
-0.5
Pittsburgh+0.4
-0.1
Washington+0.5
-0.2
Philadelphia+0.7
New Jersey-4.5
-0.2
Carolina+0.4
NY Islanders+0.3
Philadelphia 6 Edmonton 5
7:00 PM100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win Stanley Cup100.0*Pres Trophy
NY Rangers-0.2
Pittsburgh-0.4
Washington-0.5
Philadelphia+4.2
+0.2
New Jersey-0.7
Carolina-0.4
NY Islanders-0.3
Los Angeles 1 Carolina 3
10:30 PM100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win Stanley Cup100.0*Pres Trophy
Pittsburgh-0.3
Washington-0.4
Philadelphia-0.7
New Jersey-0.5
Carolina+3.4
NY Islanders-0.3
Florida 1 Pittsburgh 5
7:30 PM100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win Stanley Cup100.0*Pres Trophy
Columbus-0.3
NY Rangers-0.2
Pittsburgh+3.8
+0.2
+1.2
Washington-0.1
Philadelphia-0.2
New Jersey-0.2
Carolina-0.1
NY Islanders-0.1
NY Islanders 3 St. Louis 2
7:00 PM100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win Stanley Cup100.0*Pres Trophy
Columbus+0.2
Pittsburgh-0.2
Washington-0.2
Philadelphia-0.3
New Jersey-0.3
Carolina-0.1
NY Islanders+2.0
Tampa Bay 1 Vancouver 5
7:30 PM100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win Stanley Cup100.0*Pres Trophy
Pittsburgh+0.4
Washington+0.3
Philadelphia+0.5
New Jersey+0.4
Carolina+0.3
NY Islanders+0.2
Boston 2 Colorado 4
7:00 PM100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win Stanley Cup100.0*Pres Trophy
Pittsburgh+0.3
Washington+0.3
Philadelphia+0.4
New Jersey+0.4
Carolina+0.2
NY Islanders+0.2
Winnipeg 1 NY Rangers 2
8:00 PM100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win Stanley Cup100.0*Pres Trophy
Columbus-0.7
NY Rangers+1.2
+0.3
+2.6
Pittsburgh-0.2
Washington-0.2
Philadelphia-0.2
New Jersey-0.2
Friday
New Jersey vs St. LouisIf winner is:HomeHome OTHome SOAway SOAway OTAway
7:30 PM100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win Stanley Cup100.0*Pres Trophy
Columbus96.396.396.3*96.4*96.496.5
24.4*24.3*24.3*24.2*24.224.2
NY Rangers95.995.995.9*96.1*96.196.2
20.0*20.0*20.0*19.9*19.919.9
Pittsburgh87.287.187.287.687.687.9
Washington79.579.579.480.180.180.5
Philadelphia47.847.848.048.748.749.5
New Jersey31.932.031.427.127.223.2
0.50.50.5*0.40.40.4
0.20.20.20.10.10.1
Carolina20.520.520.6*21.121.221.6
NY Islanders14.214.214.3*14.6*14.615.0
Buffalo vs WashingtonHomeHome OTHome SOAway SOAway OTAway
7:00 PM100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win Stanley Cup100.0*Pres Trophy
Columbus96.5*96.3*96.4*96.396.396.3
13.3*13.2*13.1*13.1*13.213.1
24.6*24.3*24.2*24.124.124.1
NY Rangers96.1*96.0*96.0*96.0*96.096.0
20.2*20.0*20.119.7*19.819.7
Pittsburgh87.7*87.4*87.587.387.387.3
7.4*7.3*7.2*7.27.27.2
Washington75.679.279.382.883.283.2
3.8*4.03.94.24.24.2
3.14.04.15.25.45.4
Philadelphia49.0*48.5*48.448.047.948.2
New Jersey28.9*28.4*28.427.927.828.1
Carolina21.4*20.9*21.020.720.520.7
NY Islanders14.9*14.6*14.614.314.314.3
Chicago vs NY RangersHomeHome OTHome SOAway SOAway OTAway
8:30 PM100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win Stanley Cup100.0*Pres Trophy
Columbus13.3*13.1*13.2*13.1*13.113.1
25.0*24.3*24.223.623.523.8
NY Rangers94.7*96.0*96.097.097.097.1
14.8*15.1*15.215.515.415.4
15.819.019.122.623.323.4
Pittsburgh87.6*87.5*87.4*87.4*87.487.4
7.5*7.3*7.37.07.07.0
Washington80.1*79.9*79.979.7*79.879.8
4.6*4.4*4.44.24.24.3
Philadelphia48.7*48.5*48.4*48.4*48.448.3
New Jersey28.6*28.4*28.5*28.2*28.228.3
Carolina21.1*21.0*21.020.8*20.820.9
NY Islanders14.7*14.5*14.6*14.5*14.514.4
Detroit vs ColumbusHomeHome OTHome SOAway SOAway OTAway
7:30 PM100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win Stanley Cup100.0*Pres Trophy
Columbus95.096.196.297.197.297.2
12.8*13.2*13.113.413.413.4
19.723.223.127.027.427.4
NY Rangers*96.096.0*96.1*96.0*96.096.1
15.3*15.2*15.2*15.1*15.115.0
21.020.220.319.319.219.3
Pittsburgh7.7*7.3*7.37.07.07.0
Washington*79.879.7*79.8*79.9*79.980.0
4.7*4.4*4.54.24.24.2
Philadelphia*48.5*48.3*48.348.3*48.448.6
Minnesota vs EdmontonHomeHome OTHome SOAway SOAway OTAway
8:00 PM100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win Stanley Cup100.0*Pres Trophy
Columbus24.124.124.124.5*24.324.7
NY Rangers19.819.819.8*20.0*20.020.4
Pittsburgh7.27.1*7.2*7.2*7.47.4
Washington4.3*4.34.3*4.4*4.44.5
Anaheim vs San JoseHomeHome OTHome SOAway SOAway OTAway
10:00 PM100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win Stanley Cup100.0*Pres Trophy
Columbus24.4*24.3*24.2*24.2*24.224.2
NY Rangers20.1*19.9*19.919.819.719.9

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