How are these numbers calculated?

Big Games

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

Friday100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Average seed
Predators 5 Senators 3 +0.3
+0.2
Jets 3 Titans 4 (ot)*-0.1
Flyers 2 Gold Kings 8 +0.1
North Stars 2 Maple Leafs 3 -0.0
SaturdayNone

* 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 Predators finish out the regular season.   Explain

100100100100100100100100100100100100
If finish:Chance inChance will finish regular season at seed
TPW-WLTplayoffs123456789101112Count
121-153In1001,446*
12045-0145In1000760*
11944-0146In9911,263*
11844-0155In9911,816*
11743-0156In9912,745*
11643-0165In9824,131*
11542-0166In9735,888*
11442-0175In96408,229*
11341-0176In946011,496*
11241-0185In928015,600*
11140-0186In8911020,518*
11040-0195In8514026,755*
10939-0196In8118133,879*
10839-0205In7623142,846*
10738-0206In71272052,423*
10638-0215In64333063,693*
10537-0216In57385074,390*
10437-0225In50438086,119*
10336-0226In434611099,079*
10236-0235In3549150109,992*
10135-0236In29512010120,957*
10034-0237In23512510130,552*
9934-0246In17493220137,822*
9833-0247In12463830143,760*
9733-0256In9414550147,756*
9632-0257In63650800147,972*
9532-0266In429541310145,439*
9431-0267In223551820141,102*
9331-0276In1175424300134,804*
9230-0277In1125131600125,934*
9130-0286In084537910116,098*
9029-0287In0538411420105,329*
8929-0296In0330432040093,513*
8828-0297In0122432761081,339*
8728-0306100.0%011539331110070,320*
8627-0307100.00933371730059,280*
8527-0316100.00526392361048,905*
8426-031799.9031837301010039,830*
8326-032699.8011232351630032,087*
8225-032799.41726382261025,541*
8125-033698.404183630112019,491*
8024-033796.10011131351740014,802*
7924-034692.301724362571011,228*
7823-034784.900316343213208,372*
7723-035675.00110303420405,755*
7623-036563.7162235278103,996*
7522-036651.7031534331422,913*
7421-036736.519263820501,962*
7321-037624.7015193827911,278*
7220-037715.802133436122865*
7120-038610.7192639223540*
7020-03955.30052240266339*
6919-03963.9131337379203*
6819-0405Out13433410126*
6717-0398Out330462163*
6618-0415Out228502050*
6517-0416Out15454020*
6417-0425Out66474117*
6316-0426Out63388*
6217-0443Out1002
25-61Out100290*
Total:99.6%19262814732100002,783,728

* Row combines multiple less frequent records.

Points
Chance Will Make Playoffs

Lottery

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

Big Games

Friday100.0*Lottery seed
Predators 5 Senators 3 -0.4
SaturdayNone

What If

Last 2 teams in each conference will be in a lottery for 1st overall pick.

100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100
If finish:Chance will finish season at seed
TPW-WLT123456789101112131415161718192021222324
121-153100
12045-01451000
11944-0146991
11844-0155991
11743-0156982
11643-01659820
11542-01669730
11442-01759550
11341-01769270
11241-018589100
11140-0186851410
11040-0195811810
10939-0196752320
10839-02056829400
10738-02066034600
10638-02155239910
10537-021643421320
10437-0225344418300
10336-0226264424510
10236-02351941309100
10135-023613363414300
10034-023783037205100
9934-024652237269100
9833-0247215333214300
9733-0256192735216100
9632-02570520342711200
9532-026602132932175100
9431-02670172233259200
9331-0276003153031164100
9230-027700182332249200
9130-028600415293016510
9029-028701822312410200
8929-0296003142730186100
8828-02970017193026134100
8728-03060003112530218200
8627-03070015162828165100
8527-0316002821292412300
8426-03170014122429208200
8326-03260015172727166100
8225-03270028202924123100
8125-0336013112429219200
8024-033701515272717610
7924-034602819292613410
7823-034700031023292210200
7723-035601514272718710
7623-036501719272713410
7522-036603112229221020
7421-036701515272817610
7321-037602820262614400
7220-0377129253122920
7120-0386142030251551
7020-03951110243121112
6919-0396141626292040
6819-0405131225292281
6717-03982213327162
6618-041583430226
6517-0416352540
6417-042512294118
6316-042613381338
6217-04435050
6116-04445050
25-60100
Total:13141413119754322110000000000