How are these numbers calculated?

Big Games

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

Thursday100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Average seed
Nashville 2 Dallas 0 -29.1
-0.9
Philadelphia 2 Buffalo 1 +9.5
+0.2
Colorado 2 Columbus 5 +9.4
+0.2
Washington 4 Florida 2 -3.9
-0.1
Ottawa 1 Boston 3 +0.8
+0.1
Los Angeles 5 San Jose 6 (so)*+0.4
FridayNone

* 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 Dallas finish out the regular season.   Explain

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If finish:Chance inChance will finish regular season at seed
TPWL-OTplayoffs123456789101112131415161718192021222324252627282930Count
9110-050.0%50501,073,902
9000-114.21435448262,135
8901-0Out7314319810,891
Total:26.8%2732171772,146,928
Points  (Full Screen)
Chance Will Make Playoffs  (Full Screen)