Points
Chance Will Make Playoffs

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Chance will make playoffsPres TrophyChance will finish regular season at seed
ThursdayPGWL-OTGD%Change%Change12345678910111213141516Avg.ChangeRPIStrengthFriday
Blackhawks18196-01391.1%+0.65.2%+0.51231101387643221104.0+0.065.589Chicago Blackhawks
Stars17175-3275.7+1.11.3+0.14148131010987653216.0+0.0724.557Dallas Stars
Blues17285-1073.3+1.01.2+0.13138129101098654316.3+0.077.546St. Louis Blues
Predators17186-1264.0+1.60.6+0.1296109910109876437.2+0.1022.541Nashville Predators
Jets13355-3-355.9+1.30.4+0.0174878101010987647.8+0.0627.544Winnipeg Jets
AvalancheLRangers 1-21369-1-431.2-8.20.1-0.0022445791011121213119.8-0.7220.529Colorado Avalanche
Wild12268-0-1022.4+1.00.0+0.0011224578101214161810.6+0.0421.506Minnesota Wild

Big Games

Who should we root for?   Explain

Thursday
Avalanche 1 Rangers 2
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Pres Trophy100.0*Average seed
Blackhawks+0.3
Stars+0.6
Blues+0.6
+0.1
Predators+0.7
+0.1
Jets+0.7
+0.1
Avalanche-5.8
-0.5
Wild+0.6
+0.1
Coyotes 4 Flames 2
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Pres Trophy100.0*Average seed
Blackhawks+0.1
Stars+0.2
Blues+0.3
Predators+0.3
Jets+0.3
Avalanche+0.2
Wild+0.2
Oilers 4 Devils 3
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Pres Trophy100.0*Average seed
Blackhawks-0.1
+0.1
Stars-0.1
+0.1
Blues-0.2
Predators-0.2
Jets-0.2
Avalanche-0.2
Wild*-0.1
Maple Leafs 3 Sabres 0
100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Pres Trophy100.0*Average seed
Blackhawks+0.2
Stars+0.0
Predators+0.0
Friday
None

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