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
Lightning72349-447100.0%6.0%+0.9475300000000000001.53.655at SenatorsTampa Bay Lightning
Red WingsWBlue Jackets 4-15352514-3980.7+8.80.0+0.000142691778864100006.0+0.677.539Detroit Red Wings
BruinsWDevils 4-35612515-61272.5+3.90.0008189189101195200006.7+0.2215.551Boston Bruins
Sabres5522414-71369.9-1.00.00071591891112106210006.9-0.1313.548Buffalo Sabres
Maple Leafs542518-4-450.4-1.40.00028513912151611620008.2-0.119.509Toronto Maple Leafs
PanthersLOilers 2-44231820-6-65.4-4.30.0000001125919312190011.6-0.4721.516Florida Panthers
Senators4111924-3-140.2-0.0No000000000131026535013.4+0.0424.459LightningOttawa Senators
Canadiens3131326-5-470.0No00000000001690314.927.380Montreal Canadiens

Big Games

Who should we root for?   Explain

Friday
Blue Jackets 1 Red Wings 4
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Pres Trophy100.0*Average seed
Red Wings+6.0
+0.5
Bruins-0.8
-0.1
Sabres-0.6
-0.1
Maple Leafs-0.9
-0.1
Panthers-0.3
Bruins 4 Devils 3
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Pres Trophy100.0*Average seed
Red Wings-0.0
Bruins+4.6
+0.3
Sabres*+0.1
-0.0
Maple Leafs*+0.1
-0.0
Oilers 4 Panthers 2
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Pres Trophy100.0*Average seed
Red Wings+0.4
Bruins+0.4
Sabres+0.3
Maple Leafs+0.5
Panthers-2.7
*No
-0.3
Flyers 5 Jets 3
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Pres Trophy100.0*Average seed
Red Wings-0.5
Bruins-0.6
Sabres-0.5
Maple Leafs-0.7
Panthers-0.3
Sharks 1 Canucks 2 (so)
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Pres Trophy100.0*Average seed
Lightning+0.7
Panthers*No
Saturday
Capitals vs BlackhawksIf winner is:HomeHome OTHome SOAway SOAway OTAway
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Pres Trophy100.0*Average seed
Red Wings80.4*80.680.5*80.6*80.981.1
Bruins72.2*72.272.3*72.6*72.873.0
Sabres69.6*69.7*69.7*70.0*69.970.5
Maple Leafs50.049.950.1*50.6*50.751.1
Panthers5.3*5.3*5.3*5.5*5.55.6
Senators vs LightningHomeHome OTHome SOAway SOAway OTAway
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Pres Trophy100.0*Average seed
Lightning100.0InIn100.0In100.0
3.95.25.36.97.37.1
1.61.61.61.51.51.5
Senators0.30.20.20.1*0.10.1
13.313.313.313.413.413.5

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