Los Angeles Kings Playoff Chances

Beat Buffalo 4-2, playoff odds up 7.1 to 72.9%
67 points   31 22-5

How are these numbers calculated?

Big Games

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

Saturday100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win Stanley Cup
Buffalo 2 Los Angeles 4 +4.9
+0.2
Calgary 3 Florida 6 +1.9
+0.1
Minnesota 2 Anaheim 3 (so)-1.4
-0.1
If winner is:HomeHome OTHome SOAway SOAway OTAway
Sunday100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win Stanley Cup
San Jose vs Dallas-0.5-0.9-0.9-0.2-0.2+1.0
-0.1-0.1-0.1*-0.0*-0.0+0.1
Colorado vs Edmonton-0.4-0.4-0.3+0.3+0.3+0.9

* 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 Los Angeles finish out the regular season.   Explain

100100100100100100100100100100100100100100
If finish:Chance inPresDivision seedConference seed (wildcard race)
TPWL-OTplayoffsTrophy1a1b23WCbWCa910111213141516Count
115240-0In40.4%75420171,998
114230-1In19.4556408,695
113231-0In11.042851046,345*
112221-1In5.0309620150,729*
111211-2In2.02010710482,001*
110212-1In0.61297901,203,156*
109202-2In0.2688502,891,275*
108203-1In0.03690105,912,769*
107193-2In0.015931011,585,976*
106194-1In0.003942020,137,784*
105184-2In0.0029440033,502,955*
104185-1In0.0019270050,663,488*
103175-2100.0%No01881200073,394,063*
102165-3100.0No008118100098,053,072*
101166-2100.0No0073251000125,699,401*
100156-3100.0No00633330000149,976,515*
99157-299.7No00514152000171,963,065*
98147-398.4No039477510085,685,089
158-198.5No039477510099,019,986*
97148-294.9No0285089410099,649,929
137-494.1No02750710510091,155,191*
96138-385.2No018476131130086,574,420
149-185.7No018486131130098,880,511*
95139-271.8No011424151981089,498,293
128-469.6No0104141420101084,062,270*
94129-352.2No0633212251940153,236,812*
931210-234.2No0323172631900130,316,196*
921110-320.0No01150421401900104,728,999*
911111-210.6No09011442321081,124,047*
901011-35.1No0500738463059,396,489*
891012-22.3No0200329587041,903,756*
88912-30.9No010012066120027,941,348*
87913-20.4No00001267200017,957,609*
86813-30.1No0000663300010,888,048*
85814-20.0No000035640106,364,113*
84714-30.0No0014650303,492,876*
83715-20.0No0003658601,849,786*
82615-30.0No002564110917,221*
81616-20.0No001765171436,893*
80617-1OutNo01062262194,723*
79517-2OutNo0654355083,139*
78518-1OutNo344449032,938*
77418-2OutNo1344915012,429*
76419-1OutNo123522404,208*
75319-2OutNo013503511,403*
74320-1OutNo846441426*
73220-2OutNo43557396*
72221-1OutNo30561527*
71222-0OutNo1375138*
67024-0OutNo015049170,206
Total:72.9%0.0%00343035810810002,121,422,772

* Row combines multiple less frequent records.

First Round Opponent What If

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

If finish:Chance will play in first round
TPWL-OTWin CupVegasNashvilleWinnipegDallasSan JoseSt. LouisMinnesotaColoradoAnaheimCalgaryChicagoEdmontonVancouverArizona
115240-05.8%0011119141413141300
114230-15.400193011111014140
113231-05.600173699815150
112221-15.40016427761516000
111211-25.40015476551617000
110212-15.30013514331618000
109202-25.30002543221719000
108203-15.20002562211719000
107193-25.20001581111820000
106194-15.100015911118200000
105184-25.100005900018200000
104185-15.000006000019210000
103175-25.010005900019210000
102165-34.910005900019210000
176-14.910005900019210000
101166-24.911005800019210000
155-44.911105800019210000
177-04.911005900019210000
100156-34.811105700019210000
167-14.811105700018210000
99157-24.732205500018200000
146-44.732205400018200000
168-04.732205500018200000
98147-34.663305100017190000
158-14.653305200017190000
136-54.563305000017190000
97148-24.394304600015170000
137-44.394304500015170000
159-04.394304600015170000
96138-33.8124303900013140000
149-13.9125404000013140000
127-53.7124303700012140000
95139-23.2134303200010110000
128-43.1123203100010110000
94129-32.31022023000780000
1310-12.31022023000780000
931210-21.5611016000550000
921110-30.930001000033000
911111-20.51000600022000
901011-30.20000300011000
891012-20.10000100000000
88912-30.00000100000000
87913-20.00000000000
86813-30.000000000
85814-20.00000
84815-10.0000
83715-2No000
82716-10.000
81616-2No0
67-80No
Total:3.4%5.11.91.50.138.20.10.00.012.213.60.00.00.00.0
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

Saturday100.0*Lottery seed
Buffalo 2 Los Angeles 4 -0.6
Calgary 3 Florida 6 -0.2
Minnesota 2 Anaheim 3 (so)+0.2
If winner is:HomeHome OTHome SOAway SOAway OTAway
Sunday100.0*Lottery seed
San Jose vs Dallas+0.1+0.2+0.2-0.0-0.0-0.2

What If

100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100
If finish:Chance will finish season at seed
TPWL-OT12345678910111213141516171819202122232425262728293031
115240-0403541910
114230-1193563550
113231-0113180411000
112221-152590431800
111211-221890412810
110212-1111903640300
109202-20680285070000
108203-1036019571301000
107193-2014012592201000
106194-100306543402000
105184-20010344460310000
104185-10010132581421000
103175-200002064355200000
102165-3000010647675010000
101166-20000456135911010000
100156-3000024319310200300000
99157-2000002823283025020000
98147-300001524153667050100
158-10001524153667050100
97148-200072102351270904100
137-4000721023513701005100
96138-30002160127205113011300
149-10002160127206113011300
95139-200011000172531140199100
94129-300600825111112519400
1310-1006008251111125194000
931210-2003003200061253110000
921110-30010114003120392010000
911111-200009001112393351000
901011-300005000053044133000
891012-20020000217432592000
88912-3001000073233196100
87913-200000021832291430000
86813-30000018223325102000
85814-2000002122733206100
84714-3001517323014300
83715-2000182435257100
82615-3000313313416200
81616-2000162137287100
80617-100212323714200
79517-2015224125610
78518-1021236351320
77418-200526402360
76419-102143833121
75319-21727402140
74320-1417393180
73220-292352151
72221-141941334
71222-038133813
67024-0006384512
Total:00000419111316103050896211000000000