Eastern Conference Playoff Chances

Lightning +11.4, Canadiens -12.7
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Chance will make playoffsChance will finish regular season at seed
FridayPGWL-OTGD%Change12345678910111213141516Avg.ChangeRPIStrengthSunday
LightningWCanadiens 4-0210-0461.4%+11.4109887776665554437.2+1.271.618Tampa Bay Lightning
BruinsWMaple Leafs 6-2210-0459.1+9.198877776666555447.5+1.011.617Boston Bruins
FlyersWPanthers 3-2 (ot)210-0155.8+5.887777776666665557.9+0.641.613at RangersPhiladelphia Flyers
Blue JacketsWSharks 3-2 (so)210-0152.5+2.577777666666666658.2+0.281.609Columbus Blue Jackets
Red Wings0100-0051.3+1.366766666666666668.4+0.1410.611SenatorsDetroit Red Wings
Sabres0100-0051.3+1.366766666666666668.4+0.1410.611Maple LeafsBuffalo Sabres
Senators0100-0051.2+1.266666666666666668.4+0.1310.611at Red WingsOttawa Senators
Devils0100-0051.1+1.266666666666666668.4+0.1310.611HurricanesNew Jersey Devils
Penguins0100-0051.0+1.066666666666666668.4+0.1210.611CapitalsPittsburgh Penguins
Capitals0100-0051.0+1.066666666666666668.4+0.1010.611at PenguinsWashington Capitals
Rangers0100-0051.0+1.066666666666666668.4+0.1110.611FlyersNew York Rangers
Hurricanes0100-0051.0+0.966666666666666668.4+0.1110.611at DevilsCarolina Hurricanes
PanthersLFlyers 2-3 (ot)100-1-147.3-2.756666666666777778.8-0.3010.606Florida Panthers
Maple LeafsLBruins 2-6001-0-439.5-10.5444556666777889109.7-1.1610.602at SabresToronto Maple Leafs
IslandersLBlues 1-3001-0-238.2-11.8344555666777889109.8-1.3010.603New York Islanders
CanadiensLLightning 0-4001-0-437.3-12.7344555566777889119.9-1.4110.601Montreal Canadiens

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Friday
Canadiens 0 Lightning 4
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Average seed
Lightning+5.5
+0.6
Senators*+0.1
Maple Leafs*+0.1
Canadiens-6.3
-0.7
Islanders 1 Blues 3
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Average seed
Lightning+0.3
Bruins+0.2
Flyers+0.5
+0.1
Blue Jackets+0.5
+0.1
Red Wings+0.3
Sabres+0.3
Senators+0.2
Devils+0.5
+0.1
Penguins+0.5
+0.1
Capitals+0.5
+0.1
Rangers+0.5
+0.1
Hurricanes+0.5
+0.1
Panthers+0.3
Maple Leafs+0.4
Islanders-5.8
-0.6
Canadiens+0.3
Bruins 6 Maple Leafs 2
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Average seed
Lightning+0.1
Bruins+3.5
+0.4
Senators+0.1
Maple Leafs-4.4
-0.5
Canadiens+0.1
Flyers 3 Panthers 2 (ot)
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Average seed
Lightning*-0.2
Flyers+3.2
+0.3
Blue Jackets*-0.3
Red Wings*-0.1
-0.0
Senators*-0.1
Devils*-0.3
Penguins*-0.3
Capitals*-0.3
Rangers-0.4
Hurricanes*-0.2
Panthers*-0.1
Maple Leafs-0.3
*-0.0
Islanders*-0.2
Canadiens*-0.2
-0.0
Blue Jackets 3 Sharks 2 (so)
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Average seed
Bruins*-0.2
Flyers-0.3
-0.0
Blue Jackets+2.8
+0.3
Red Wings*-0.2
Senators*-0.1
Devils-0.3
-0.0
Penguins*-0.1
-0.0
Capitals-0.3
-0.0
Rangers-0.2
-0.0
Hurricanes-0.3
-0.0
Panthers*-0.1
Maple Leafs*-0.2
Islanders-0.3
-0.0
Canadiens*-0.1
Sunday
Red Wings vs SenatorsIf winner is:HomeHome OTHome SOAway SOAway OTAway
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Average seed
Bruins59.358.458.7*58.8*58.8*59.1
Red Wings54.954.454.149.349.345.0
8.08.08.18.68.69.1
Senators46.8*51.3*51.055.756.556.6
8.9*8.48.47.97.87.8
Rangers*8.48.5*8.48.48.4*8.4
Devils vs HurricanesHomeHome OTHome SOAway SOAway OTAway
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Average seed
Lightning*7.27.2*7.27.3*7.2*7.2
Blue Jackets*8.28.3*8.28.3*8.3*8.2
Devils54.754.453.949.349.044.8
8.08.08.18.68.69.1
Penguins*51.0*50.850.6*51.0*50.551.2
Hurricanes46.5*50.6*50.955.755.856.4
8.9*8.48.47.97.97.8
Sabres vs Maple LeafsHomeHome OTHome SOAway SOAway OTAway
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Average seed
Lightning*61.6*61.161.160.9*61.0*61.5
*7.27.37.3*7.37.37.2
Red Wings*51.4*51.151.050.950.6*51.4
8.3*8.48.4*8.4*8.48.4
Sabres54.754.454.149.249.445.0
8.08.08.18.68.69.1
Capitals*8.4*8.48.4*8.48.58.4
Maple Leafs35.3*39.8*39.444.244.744.9
10.1*9.69.79.19.19.1
Canadiens9.910.0*9.9*9.9*9.99.9
Penguins vs CapitalsHomeHome OTHome SOAway SOAway OTAway
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Average seed
Penguins54.554.453.649.349.244.8
8.08.08.18.68.69.1
Capitals46.6*50.9*51.155.556.256.4
8.98.48.47.97.87.8
Rangers*51.1*50.950.650.5*50.4*51.1
Hurricanes8.48.58.48.48.4*8.4
Rangers vs FlyersHomeHome OTHome SOAway SOAway OTAway
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Average seed
Flyers51.4*55.3*55.860.361.061.1
8.3*7.97.97.47.37.3
Blue Jackets8.2*8.28.38.3*8.3*8.2
Rangers54.554.053.849.149.044.8
8.08.08.18.68.69.1

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