Chicago Blackhawks Playoff Chances 50/50

Tied with Vancouver 0-0 (7:30 pm ET), playoff odds down 0.02 to 98.6%
63 points   29 14-5

How are these numbers calculated?

Big Games

How we did yesterday and who we should root for today.   Explain

If winner is:HomeHome OTHome SOAway SOAway OTAway
Sunday100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Pres Trophy
Chicago vs Vancouver+0.6+0.5+0.5*+0.0*-0.0-0.8
+1.0+1.0+0.9-0.4-0.2-1.2
Minnesota vs Nashville+0.1*+0.0*+0.1*-0.1*-0.1-0.1
-0.2-0.1*-0.1*+0.0*+0.1+0.2
Ottawa vs Columbus+0.3*+0.0*+0.1-0.2-0.2-0.2
Pittsburgh vs Boston-0.1*-0.1*-0.1*-0.0*+0.1+0.2
If winner is:HomeHome OTHome SOAway SOAway OTAway
Monday100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Pres Trophy
NY Rangers vs Los Angeles+0.1*-0.0*+0.0*-0.1*-0.1-0.1
Winnipeg vs Anaheim-0.0*-0.0*-0.1*-0.0*-0.1+0.1
Toronto vs Calgary+0.1*-0.0*+0.1*-0.1*-0.1-0.0
Washington vs Carolina-0.3-0.4-0.2*+0.1+0.1+0.3

* A starred number could be exactly 0 or just really small. The simulation did not run long enough to know.

What If

Chances based on how well the Chicago finish out the regular season.   Explain

100100100100100100100100100100100100100100
If finish:Chance inPresDivision seedConference seed (wildcard race)
TPWL-OTplayoffsTrophy1a1b23WCbWCa910111213141516Count
120-131In98.5%100460*
119275-2In94.6991409*
118265-3In91.2991873*
117266-2In88.09911,585*
116256-3In79.497032,879*
115246-4In75.496044,824*
114247-3In64.893077,964*
113237-4In54.09011012,683*
112238-3In43.38511418,828*
111228-4In31.78021827,389*
110229-3In21.573324037,773*
109219-4In13.065430050,742*
1082110-3In7.157637064,977*
1072010-4In3.547845080,237*
1062011-3In1.4381052096,164*
1051911-4In0.52811600111,109*
1041912-3In0.12012671066,665*
1811-5In0.1201267157,219*
1031812-4In0.01313722055,287
1913-2In0.01313722078,633*
1021813-3In0.08127830139,265*
1011713-4In0.0410805057,434
1814-2InNo410805082,256*
1001714-3InNo2881800136,763*
991614-4InNo16801200128,492*
981615-3InNo04771810117,614*
971515-4100.0%No037124200104,577*
961516-3100.0No01643140089,330*
951416-499.9No015438610073,856*
941417-399.7No04443920059,164*
931317-498.8No0344612610045,912*
921318-396.1No02546141130034,318*
911218-489.8No01643141782024,618*
901219-379.1No0113711211551017,432*
891119-463.8No63072123112011,894*
881120-347.5No3224182918507,739*
871020-430.6No114213292711205,027*
861021-316.2No1916273320403,016*
85921-48.0No0503173431901,816*
84922-33.3No02011032371611,048*
83822-41.0No162142282573*
82823-30.3No041039415287*
81723-40.8No1833527129*
80724-3OutNo1429511472*
79624-4OutNo415698426*
78625-3OutNo6331616*
77525-4OutNo75254
76627-1OutNo1002*
73327-4OutNo1001
63034-0OutNo595159
Total:98.6%3.2%1776012211000001,919,540

* Row combines multiple less frequent records.

First Round Opponent What If

First round opponent based on how well the Chicago finish out the regular season.   Explain

If finish:Chance will play in first round
TPWL-OTWin CupMinnesotaSan JoseAnaheimEdmontonNashvilleSt. LouisVancouverLos AngelesCalgaryWinnipegDallasArizonaColorado
131340-07.5%486141216171193
126301-3NoYes
124292-3No2020202020
123293-2No111111332211
122283-35.03582028132033
121284-25.6384416161813108
120274-35.1465812141719125
119275-25.90356811151915980
118265-37.4035611121414177100
117266-25.2034891216151581000
116256-37.1034612131514168900
115246-46.5035712121416148900
114247-36.4035613131415149800
113237-46.2035713141314148900
112238-36.1034615151313139800
111228-46.1034517161312128900
110229-36.1024518181211128900
109219-46.3024521201110118800
1082110-36.202342321109108900
1072010-46.1023426238888900
1062011-36.4123428257779800
1051911-46.3112330276669800
1041912-36.3112333295559900
1031812-46.3112235304449800
1913-26.3112235304449900
1021813-36.2211237323339900
1011713-46.2211139322229900
1814-26.2211138332229900
1001714-36.1211140331119900
1613-56.1211140332119900
991614-46.4301140341119900
981615-36.4311140341119900
971515-46.2411141341009900
961516-36.24111403300010900
951416-46.3522139330009900
941417-36.463223731000980
931317-46.5943334280008800
921318-36.0135433026000770
911218-45.5166432521000760
901219-34.7196432017000550
891119-43.6175321612000430
881120-32.615422119000320
871020-41.71031175000210
861021-30.951014311
851022-20.420002211
84922-30.1101100
83822-4No11
82722-5No0
81824-2No1
63-80No
Total:6.2%2.91.61.92.233.328.73.73.53.68.78.40.10.0
Points  (Full Screen)
Chance Will Make Playoffs  (Full Screen)

Lottery

Ye of little faith, already thinking about next year. Here are the big games and what ifs for draft seeds.

Big Games

If winner is:HomeHome OTHome SOAway SOAway OTAway
Sunday100.0*Lottery seed
Chicago vs Vancouver-0.4-0.4-0.4+0.1+0.1+0.6
Minnesota vs Nashville+0.0+0.1+0.1+0.0+0.0-0.1
MondayNone

What If

100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100
If finish:Chance will finish season at seed
TPWL-OT123456789101112131415161718192021222324252627282930
123-131100
122283-3983
121284-2982
120274-3973
119275-29541
118265-39181
117266-288111
116256-37918030
115246-47521040
114247-36528070
113237-45436191
112238-3434210131
111228-4324820162
110229-32252301950
109219-413524022900
1082110-3750512215000
1072010-4344712123000
1062011-31368219330000
1051911-40288315441000
1041912-302085105430100
1031812-4013766615011000
1021813-308573659112000
1011713-40437163142140000
1001714-32260552061700000
991614-4115045231111110000
981615-3004033242011520010
971515-40022121290185111000
961516-30011215370208213000
951416-40015940019127161000
941417-300243801514141911000
931317-4012321012240122410000
921318-30002468320142921000
911218-4000163436014115342100
901219-30001012341112036641000
891119-40601297021269962100
881120-33022418139141483100
871020-410014213015101817125100
861021-31916026132121146200
85921-40503002714232415620
84922-3020100281627251341
83822-410272028251230
82823-30119222826111
81723-41514223622
80724-3342924383
79624-4831584
78625-32538316
77525-4255025
76627-1100
73327-4100
63034-0595
Total:314336349101623020100000000000000