Vancouver Canucks Playoff Chances

Plays Colorado, playoff odds down 0.8 to 97.4%
90 points   43 26-4

How are these numbers calculated?

Big Games

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

Thursday100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win Stanley Cup100.0*Pres Trophy
Winnipeg 5 Montreal 2 -0.4
NY Islanders 2 Los Angeles 3 -0.3
-0.0
If winner is:HomeHome OTHome SOAway SOAway OTAway
Vancouver vs Colorado+1.4+1.4+1.2-0.2-0.3-2.9
+0.1+0.1+0.1*-0.0*-0.0-0.2
+0.0*+0.0*+0.0*No*NoNo
If winner is:HomeHome OTHome SOAway SOAway OTAway
Friday100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win Stanley Cup100.0*Pres Trophy
Minnesota vs Calgary+0.6-0.1-0.1-0.8-0.8-0.6

* 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 Vancouver finish out the regular season.   Explain

First Round Opponent What If

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

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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

Thursday100.0*Lottery seed
NY Islanders 2 Los Angeles 3 +0.1
Boston 2 Anaheim 3 (ot)+0.1
If winner is:HomeHome OTHome SOAway SOAway OTAway
Vancouver vs Colorado-0.4-0.4-0.4+0.2+0.2+0.9
If winner is:HomeHome OTHome SOAway SOAway OTAway
Friday100.0*Lottery seed
Minnesota vs Calgary-0.2-0.0-0.0+0.1+0.2+0.2

What If

This isn't your lottery pick because it does not factor in ping pong balls.
It's the final seed that gets you the ping pong balls.
The top 16 seeds are wrong, just ignore them for now.