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Chance will make playoffsWin CupPres TrophyDivision seedConference seed (wildcard race)
ThursdayPGWL-OTGD%Change%Change%Change1a1b23WCbWCa910111213141516RPIFriday
AnaheimLSt. Louis 0-216183-01072.1%-4.34.5%-0.36.7%-2.113111916766654432at DallasAnaheim Ducks
VancouverWMontreal 3-2 (ot)14273-0568.1+4.34.3+0.35.5+1.011101816776665549Vancouver Canucks
Los AngelesLPittsburgh 0-314262-2667.5-4.74.2-0.35.4-1.710918167776655418at DetroitLos Angeles Kings
San JoseLMinnesota 3-4 (so)1464-2456.3-0.73.5-0.02.8-0.26614157888777714San Jose Sharks
Calgary12154-2352.3+0.13.3+0.02.3+0.05613147888888817NashvilleCalgary Flames
Edmonton9245-1-943.5+0.12.7+0.01.4+0.03410127788910101224Edmonton Oilers
ArizonaLFlorida 1-27335-1-1239.2-5.42.5-0.31.1-0.5349116788910121427Arizona Coyotes

Big Games

Who should we root for?   Explain

Wednesday
Edmonton 3 Washington 2
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win Stanley Cup100.0*Pres Trophy
Anaheim-0.2
Vancouver-0.3
Los Angeles-0.4
San Jose-0.5
Calgary-0.4
Edmonton+3.9
+0.2
+0.3
Arizona-0.3
Anaheim 4 Buffalo 1
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win Stanley Cup100.0*Pres Trophy
Anaheim+3.5
+0.2
+1.3
Vancouver-0.4
Los Angeles-0.2
*-0.1
San Jose-0.4
Calgary-0.4
Edmonton-0.4
Arizona-0.3
Pittsburgh 3 Philadelphia 5
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win Stanley Cup100.0*Pres Trophy
Anaheim+0.1
Los Angeles+0.1
Ottawa vs TorontoIf winner is:HomeHome OTHome SOAway SOAway OTAway
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win Stanley Cup100.0*Pres Trophy
Los Angeles5.35.35.3*5.4*5.45.4
Thursday
San Jose 4 Columbus 5
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win Stanley Cup100.0*Pres Trophy
Anaheim+0.4
Vancouver+0.4
Los Angeles+0.4
San Jose-4.8
-0.3
-1.0
Calgary+0.6
Edmonton+0.5
Arizona+0.5
Calgary 5 Carolina 0
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win Stanley Cup100.0*Pres Trophy
Anaheim-0.4
Vancouver-0.5
Los Angeles-0.4
San Jose-0.4
Calgary+4.0
+0.3
+0.7
Edmonton-0.4
Arizona-0.3
Los Angeles 2 Buffalo 0
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win Stanley Cup100.0*Pres Trophy
Anaheim-0.3
Vancouver-0.4
Los Angeles+3.9
+0.3
+1.0
San Jose-0.3
Calgary-0.5
Edmonton-0.3
Arizona-0.4

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