How are these numbers calculated?

Big Games

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

Saturday100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Average seed
Lightning 0 Jets 2 +0.7
+0.1
Hurricanes 4 Predators 3 *-0.2
-0.0
Blue Jackets 4 Senators 2 *+0.1
+0.0
Rangers 3 Ducks 4 (ot)*+0.1
If winner is:HomeHome OTHome SOAway SOAway OTAway
Sunday100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Average seed
Sabres vs Flyers+4.1+3.9+3.3-2.2-2.1-7.2
+0.4+0.4+0.3-0.2-0.2-0.7
Avalanche vs Canadiens+0.5*-0.1*+0.1*-0.3-0.8-0.7
+0.0*-0.0*+0.0-0.0-0.1-0.1
Panthers vs Penguins*-0.0-0.4-0.5*-0.3*-0.3+0.3
Bruins vs Hurricanes*-0.0*-0.2*-0.3*-0.3-0.4+0.3

* 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 Sabres finish out the regular season.   Explain

100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100
If finish:Chance inPresChance will finish regular season at seed
TPWL-OTplayoffsTrophy12345678910111213141516Count
120-136InYes100239*
118427-4In83.3%83176*
117417-5In33.36717176*
116418-4In50.07581724*
115408-5In40.57651937*
114398-6In25.35573783*
113399-5In19.1511336136*
1123910-4In9.8451540285*
1113810-5In7.239144600502*
1103710-6In3.331155301938*
1093711-5In1.3231858111,506*
1083611-6In0.5171664122,429*
1073612-5In0.2131567223,775*
1063512-6In0.1914694405,795*
1053513-5In0.06127075008,630*
1043413-6InNo310681080012,444*
1033414-5In0.0286314120017,436*
1023314-6InNo1655201601024,043*
1013315-5InNo0546252112032,022*
1003215-6100.0%No03353026230041,965*
993216-5100.0No02253230450053,609*
983116-6100.0No01163332891066,447*
973016-799.8No011031311312200081,175*
963017-699.5No0052727191840095,920*
952917-798.5No02212124228100112,283*
942918-695.7No0115142724144100127,002*
932818-789.9No0010827242082000141,075*
922819-679.8No00642420251551000153,133*
912719-764.9No003219152622103000161,771*
902720-647.6No002113923271771000167,712*
892620-730.2No1085162725134100169,985*
882621-616.8No0052102328219200169,523*
872521-78.0No00215152727166100164,261*
862522-63.2No00102821292412300155,857*
852422-71.1No0001413252919710144,018*
842423-60.4No0000171829271330131,077*
832323-70.1No0000031125312171116,979*
822324-60.0No00016183128132101,689*
812224-70.0No000311273421586,672*
802225-6OutNo0016203429972,040*
792125-7OutNo00031332371558,760*
782126-6OutNo001827412347,055*
772026-7OutNo001420433236,550*
762027-6OutNo00214414227,954*
751927-7OutNo019385220,968*
741928-6OutNo006316215,245*
731828-7OutNo003267110,771*
721829-6OutNo0220787,647*
711729-7OutNo116835,250*
701730-6OutNo112883,412*
691630-7OutNo08922,162*
681631-6OutNo5951,448*
671632-5OutNo496928*
661532-6OutNo0297557*
651533-5OutNo298302*
641433-6OutNo100199*
631333-7OutNo199119*
30-62OutNo100364*
Total:42.4%0.0%00476978999877542,864,220

* 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

Saturday100.0*Lottery seed
Lightning 0 Jets 2 -0.1
Hurricanes 4 Predators 3 +0.0
Flyers 2 Capitals 3 (ot)*-0.0
Blue Jackets 4 Senators 2 -0.0
If winner is:HomeHome OTHome SOAway SOAway OTAway
Sunday100.0*Lottery seed
Sabres vs Flyers-0.6-0.6-0.5+0.3+0.3+1.1
Avalanche vs Canadiens-0.1*+0.0*-0.0+0.0+0.1+0.1
Bruins vs Hurricanes+0.0+0.0+0.1+0.0+0.0-0.1
Panthers vs Penguins+0.0+0.1+0.1+0.0+0.0-0.1

* A starred number could be exactly 0 or just really small. The simulation did not run long enough to know.

What If

100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100
If finish:Chance will finish season at seed
TPWL-OT123456789101112131415161718192021222324252627282930
120-136100
118427-48317
117417-533331717
116418-45025817
115408-54135519
114398-6253061352
113399-51932131342
1123910-41035114355
1113810-573210437900
1103710-6328106381501
1093711-5121108352311
1083611-6117792935102
1073612-501351024432020
1063512-609311175141310
1053513-5061111159524100
1043413-63196626453000
1033414-5020836077660000
1023314-610615481361000100
1013315-500504671861610100
1003215-6003035525422202100
993216-50020253293273142000
983116-60010162312315354100
973016-701010130130676720000
963017-60050260276126124000
952917-70202102161851762100
942918-6010150144234211044100
932818-7000100832522211872000
922819-60006412311911141361000
912719-70003211901481817124100
902720-600210130951818201131000
892620-710080421415241993000
882621-600050219922251772000
872521-70002010541525241561000
862522-6001002181926231351000
852422-7000010310212622124100
842423-6000000141223272093000
832323-700000016152526187200
822324-6000002818272514510
812224-70000131022292211300
802225-600015142628197100
792125-7002719292613300
782126-6000311253121710
772026-700161830281430
762027-60021125332161
751927-7015183329121
741928-6002123034193
731828-700172337276
721829-600316363410
711729-70210304018
701730-616264423
691630-703194632
681631-602144441
671632-5184051
661532-6073162
651533-5152569
641433-621979
631333-711387
621334-61981
611234-72377
601235-6694
591135-7892
30-58100
Total:000004060618163557776654432110