Eastern Conference Playoff Chances

Blue Jackets +2.1, Islanders -7.6
Points
Chance Will Make Playoffs

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Chance will make playoffsPres TrophyChance will finish regular season at seed
FridayPGWL-OTGD%Change%Change12345678910111213141516Avg.ChangeRPIStrengthSaturday
Sabres364176-21994.8%+0.310.5%-0.5311123612374211100003.5-0.013.594at HurricanesBuffalo Sabres
LightningWPredators 2-1373176-31994.1+1.99.3+1.2281123613374211100003.7+0.3118.599at PenguinsTampa Bay Lightning
DevilsLStars 1-2 (ot)382176-41293.7+0.16.6-1.321376153822221100003.3+0.031.575Maple LeafsNew Jersey Devils
Red Wings343168-2573.6+1.11.3-0.1631341751511865421106.5+0.0312.552AvalancheDetroit Red Wings
Capitals3411610-2770.3+1.90.7-0.131261851645676532106.4+0.224.554at FlyersWashington Capitals
RangersLCanucks 3-53121410-3765.7-7.20.5-0.631051751645777643106.8-0.6913.561New York Rangers
Panthers295127-5352.4+0.80.4-0.0226211413131198764208.4+0.0319.549at BluesFlorida Panthers
Flyers2741210-3649.6+2.10.2-0.01531141446899975308.3+0.2011.555CapitalsPhiladelphia Flyers
Bruins305137-4048.5+1.10.3-0.02152103131311109875208.7+0.0514.532at DucksBoston Bruins
Maple Leafs3111411-3542.2+1.00.1-0.01142831212121010986309.1+0.067.547at DevilsToronto Maple Leafs
Senators3021411-2139.9+1.00.1-0.011327311121111101096309.3+0.0610.537Ottawa Senators
Blue Jackets2941410-1-334.5+2.10.1-0.0132731045891111119609.7+0.2015.521at FlamesColumbus Blue Jackets
IslandersLJets 1-33021411-2027.5-7.60.0-0.10216293579111213128010.3-0.7117.518StarsNew York Islanders
Penguins244910-6-99.3+0.80.0-0.00002131245811152325012.5+0.1227.509LightningPittsburgh Penguins
Hurricanes2621213-2-193.8+0.50.0000101012357122244113.5+0.0920.468SabresCarolina Hurricanes
CanadiensLBlackhawks 2-413420-5-500.00.00000000029816.0-0.0130.390Montreal Canadiens

Big Games

Who should we root for?   Explain

Friday
Jets 3 Islanders 1
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Pres Trophy100.0*Average seed
Sabres+0.1
Lightning+0.1
Devils+0.2
Red Wings+0.4
Capitals+0.6
+0.1
Rangers+0.5
+0.0
Panthers+0.4
Flyers+0.6
+0.1
Bruins+0.4
Maple Leafs+0.3
Senators+0.3
+0.0
Blue Jackets+0.5
+0.0
Islanders-4.8
-0.4
Penguins+0.2
Hurricanes+0.1
Canucks 5 Rangers 3
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Pres Trophy100.0*Average seed
Sabres+0.1
Lightning+0.1
Devils+0.2
+0.1
Red Wings+0.2
Capitals+0.5
+0.1
Rangers-4.1
-0.4
-0.4
Panthers+0.3
Flyers+0.5
+0.1
Bruins+0.3
Maple Leafs+0.3
Senators+0.4
Blue Jackets+0.5
+0.0
Islanders+0.5
+0.0
Penguins+0.2
Hurricanes+0.1
Lightning 2 Predators 1
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Pres Trophy100.0*Average seed
Sabres-0.1
-0.0
Lightning+1.1
+1.0
+0.2
Devils-0.1
Red Wings-0.2
-0.0
Panthers-0.2
-0.0
Flyers*-0.1
Bruins*-0.1
-0.0
Maple Leafs*-0.1
Senators-0.1
Stars 2 Devils 1 (ot)
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Pres Trophy100.0*Average seed
Devils*+0.1
*-0.1
+0.0
Red Wings*-0.1
Rangers*+0.2
Flyers*-0.1
Bruins*-0.1
Blue Jackets*-0.2
Oilers 2 Coyotes 1 (so)
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Pres Trophy100.0*Average seed
Rangers-0.3
Blackhawks 4 Canadiens 2
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Pres Trophy100.0*Average seed
Sabres-0.2
Lightning-0.2
Devils-0.1
CanadiensNo
Saturday
Flyers vs CapitalsIf winner is:HomeHome OTHome SOAway SOAway OTAway
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Pres Trophy100.0*Average seed
Capitals65.5*70.2*70.375.075.976.2
0.4*0.6*0.60.90.91.0
6.96.46.45.95.95.8
Rangers*65.765.065.2*65.4*65.266.0
6.86.96.96.96.96.8
Flyers54.153.252.847.147.042.0
0.3*0.20.20.2*0.20.1
7.98.08.08.58.69.0
Devils vs Maple LeafsHomeHome OTHome SOAway SOAway OTAway
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Pres Trophy100.0*Average seed
Devils95.094.894.793.093.291.1
7.77.77.45.85.84.6
3.13.13.13.43.43.7
Red Wings74.1*73.5*73.572.872.973.1
6.56.66.66.66.66.6
Panthers52.9*52.0*52.351.651.551.7
Flyers49.8*49.3*49.6*49.348.8*49.5
Bruins49.1*48.5*48.547.947.747.8
8.68.78.78.78.78.7
Maple Leafs37.5*42.442.747.748.848.5
0.1*0.10.10.20.20.2
9.59.19.18.78.68.6
Senators40.5*40.1*39.639.139.239.2
Ducks vs BruinsHomeHome OTHome SOAway SOAway OTAway
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Pres Trophy100.0*Average seed
Red Wings74.1*73.7*73.773.172.973.0
6.5*6.5*6.56.66.66.6
Rangers66.0*65.6*65.665.265.165.3
Panthers53.0*52.2*52.351.751.751.6
8.3*8.4*8.48.48.48.4
Flyers50.1*49.7*49.549.3*49.449.1
Bruins43.7*48.6*48.853.954.254.3
0.2*0.30.20.40.40.4
9.08.68.68.28.28.2
Maple Leafs43.0*42.3*42.141.441.441.4
9.1*9.1*9.29.29.29.2
Senators40.5*40.0*39.839.239.339.1
Blue Jackets34.8*34.2*34.534.133.834.2
Blues vs PanthersHomeHome OTHome SOAway SOAway OTAway
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Pres Trophy100.0*Average seed
Red Wings74.3*73.973.973.173.173.0
6.5*6.5*6.56.66.66.6
Panthers46.651.851.756.557.157.2
0.2*0.3*0.30.50.40.5
8.88.48.48.08.08.0
Flyers50.0*49.9*49.6*49.349.149.3
Bruins49.3*48.5*48.447.947.748.0
Maple Leafs43.1*42.4*42.341.641.641.6
Senators40.7*39.7*39.939.339.439.2
9.3*9.3*9.39.49.49.4
Blue Jackets35.0*34.5*34.6*34.2*34.134.1
Flames vs Blue JacketsHomeHome OTHome SOAway SOAway OTAway
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Pres Trophy100.0*Average seed
Capitals70.9*70.3*70.369.869.669.6
6.3*6.4*6.46.46.56.5
Rangers66.3*65.6*65.765.365.165.1
6.8*6.86.86.96.96.9
Flyers50.250.1*49.748.748.949.0
8.3*8.3*8.38.48.48.4
Maple Leafs42.6*42.3*42.241.8*41.841.9
Blue Jackets29.734.0*34.338.939.439.5
0.0*0.1*0.1*0.1*0.10.1
10.19.79.79.29.29.2
Islanders28.1*27.6*27.627.1*27.226.9
10.3*10.3*10.310.4*10.310.4
Red Wings vs AvalancheHomeHome OTHome SOAway SOAway OTAway
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Pres Trophy100.0*Average seed
Red Wings76.276.575.971.771.867.2
1.61.61.51.11.10.8
6.36.36.36.76.77.1
Panthers52.0*52.1*52.1*52.6*52.753.1
8.48.48.48.38.38.3
Flyers49.449.2*49.5*49.8*49.850.2
Bruins48.248.1*48.3*48.8*48.749.4
8.78.78.78.6*8.68.6
Maple Leafs41.9*41.941.8*42.5*42.643.0
9.29.29.2*9.1*9.19.1
Senators39.539.439.440.3*40.340.9
9.49.49.49.39.39.3
Islanders vs StarsHomeHome OTHome SOAway SOAway OTAway
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Pres Trophy100.0*Average seed
Capitals69.8*70.370.0*70.4*70.570.9
6.46.46.4*6.4*6.46.3
Rangers65.2*65.465.2*66.0*65.566.4
6.9*6.96.96.8*6.86.8
Flyers49.249.149.3*49.8*50.050.3
8.38.48.3*8.3*8.38.2
Maple Leafs42.0*42.041.8*42.4*42.142.7
Blue Jackets34.1*34.234.2*34.6*34.735.1
9.79.79.7*9.7*9.69.6
Islanders31.130.930.526.226.322.1
10.010.010.010.410.410.8
Penguins vs LightningHomeHome OTHome SOAway SOAway OTAway
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Pres Trophy100.0*Average seed
Sabres10.8*10.7*10.5*10.4*10.310.3
3.43.53.53.53.53.5
Lightning92.3*94.0*94.095.495.495.5
7.18.88.810.911.311.2
4.03.73.73.43.43.4
Penguins11.411.311.08.78.86.9
12.212.212.312.612.612.9
Hurricanes vs SabresHomeHome OTHome SOAway SOAway OTAway
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Pres Trophy100.0*Average seed
Sabres93.1*94.794.695.896.096.0
7.99.910.012.212.512.4
3.83.53.53.33.23.2
Hurricanes5.05.14.83.73.62.7
0.0*NoNo0.0No0.0
13.313.313.313.513.613.8
Kings vs PredatorsHomeHome OTHome SOAway SOAway OTAway
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Pres Trophy100.0*Average seed
Sabres10.210.210.210.911.311.7
Lightning9.09.09.19.79.710.3
Devils6.46.36.36.9*6.87.4

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