How are these numbers calculated?

Big Games

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

Friday100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Average seed
Carolina Hurricanes 3 New Jersey Devils 4 (ot)+0.8
+0.2
New York Rangers 2 Philadelphia Flyers 4 -0.4
Columbus Blue Jackets 1 Pittsburgh Penguins 4 +0.2
Detroit Red Wings 9 Toronto Maple Leafs 3 +0.2
If winner is:HomeHome OTHome SOAway SOAway OTAway
Saturday100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Average seed
Buffalo Sabres vs Washington Capitals+0.4*+0.1*+0.0-0.3-0.2-0.2

* 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 New Jersey Devils finish out the regular season.   Explain

100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100
If finish:Chance inPresChance will finish regular season at seed
TPWL-OTplayoffsTrophy12345678910111213141516Count
106230-0InNo214501663346
105220-1InNo50502
104221-0InNo721363614*
103211-1InNo271375315*
102201-2InNo7103441799*
101202-197.7%No342547172263*
100192-296.5No321748274791*
99193-193.5No010114635601,702*
98183-288.2No00538451204,044*
97184-178.8No00227492117,786*
96174-267.3No011749311015,417*
95175-153.6No01044424026,805*
94165-240.3No0535518045,785*
93166-127.7No02255714170,598*
92156-217.6No0117572320105,962*
91157-110.0No0010523250145,971*
90147-25.1No054441100196,345*
89148-12.3No023347170243,729*
88138-20.9No012349270296,842*
87139-10.3No0015463710161,360
128-30.3No001446381172,790*
86129-20.1No09414910204,525
118-40.1No09404910163,083*
851210-10.0No05335930179,070
119-30.0No04326030195,797*
841110-20.0No02246860208,546
109-40.0No02246860167,782*
831111-10.0No011672110165,613
1010-30.0No011572110182,553*
821011-20.0No0010721810318,558*
811012-1OutNo05672620267,904*
80912-2OutNo025935300222,694*
79913-1OutNo014843700170,837*
78813-2OutNo037491310128,182*
77814-1OutNo02651212089,227*
76714-2OutNo01648305060,904*
75715-1OutNo09423910138,311*
74615-2OutNo4314518223,618*
73616-1OutNo2204628413,148*
72516-2OutNo112413787,274*
71517-1OutNo063245173,653*
70417-2OutNo32246291,821*
69418-1OutNo2124442761*
68318-2OutNo63856333*
67319-1OutNo22672129*
66219-2OutNo79343*
65220-1OutNo14867*
64221-0OutNo25754*
62-63OutNo1002*
60023-0OutNo964345
Total:3.0%No00000031324441231004,311,390

* 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

Friday100.0*Lottery seed
Carolina Hurricanes 3 New Jersey Devils 4 (ot)-0.5
If winner is:HomeHome OTHome SOAway SOAway OTAway
Saturday100.0*Lottery seed
Nashville Predators vs Ottawa Senators+0.1+0.1+0.1*+0.0+0.0-0.0
New York Islanders vs Minnesota Wild-0.0*+0.0*+0.0+0.1+0.1+0.1

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

What If

100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100
If finish:Chance will finish season at seed
TPWL-OT12345678910111213141516171819202122232425262728293031
106230-0147314911663
105220-15050
104221-07213636
103211-12713753
102201-2521034417
101202-121402547172
100192-211217048274
99193-1000001104603560
98183-20000538045120
97184-10002027049211
96174-20101714903110
95175-100914304240
94165-200413505180
93166-1002125157141
92156-2010151572330
91157-1000825133600
90147-20032414112100
89148-10011284522300
88138-20011640329200
87139-10008303818510
128-300062738217100
86129-2002153329154000
851210-101723322610200
119-300519322812300
841110-2002102433237100
109-400292433237100
831111-1000313303217410
1010-30003122833185100
821011-20001518332912200
811012-10019263422710
911-30017243524810
80912-200314313216300
79913-100162135279100
78813-200211293519400
77814-1004193630910
76714-20110293819300
75715-1004193929810
74615-2011032381620
73616-100422412660
72516-202123836111
71517-10052841233
70417-2031838348
69418-119354214
68318-25234627
67319-11134838
66219-224453
65220-11486
64221-05050
62-63100
60023-03943
Total:00000000000020101313111211975310000