How are these numbers calculated?

Big Games

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

Tuesday100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Average seed
Edmonton 2 Detroit 3 (ot)-0.4
Calgary 2 Carolina 3 (so)*-0.1
Chicago 3 NY Islanders 2 +0.1
Ottawa 6 Arizona 1 -0.1
If winner is:HomeHome OTHome SOAway SOAway OTAway
Wednesday100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Average seed
Montreal vs Arizona-0.4-0.4-0.3*+0.0*+0.2+0.4
Toronto vs Washington-0.3*-0.2-0.3*+0.1*+0.1+0.5
-0.0-0.0-0.0+0.0*+0.0+0.1
Vancouver vs Carolina+0.1*+0.1*+0.1*-0.1*-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

Chances based on how well the Buffalo finish out the regular season.   Explain

100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100
If finish:Chance inChance will finish regular season at seed
TPWL-OTplayoffs12345678910111213141516Count
126340-0In982273
122-124In1007*
121312-1In901010*
120313-0In792119*
119303-1In712942*
118304-0In6634141*
117294-1In59401258*
116295-0In54452615*
115285-1In4451501,205*
114275-2In3658602,554*
113276-1In28621004,213*
112266-2In21621617,918*
111267-1In1461222011,895*
110257-2In956305020,355*
109258-1In6483880028,473*
108248-2In339431410044,212*
107249-1In230462120058,002*
106239-2In122452850082,853*
1052310-1In0134136900101,355*
1042210-2In0835421400133,781*
1032211-1In05274622110153,244*
1022111-2In02194530120188,247*
1012112-1In01124239330202,300*
1002012-2100.0%00735476500231,231*
992013-1100.004265110900234,038*
981913-2100.0021851151310249,480*
971914-1100.00111472019200236,701*
961814-299.9006392526300237,872*
951815-199.5003292932700212,081*
941715-298.7011929371310199,783*
931716-196.60011263820300167,931*
921616-292.4006223629710148,333*
911617-184.80316303613200117,375*
901517-273.7011122402240098,343*
891518-158.800614383191072,110*
881418-243.303831381720057,159*
871419-128.102423392750039,972*
861319-216.6012143734111029,470*
851320-17.90072941193019,171*
841220-23.80042042286013,393*
831221-11.200112383513108,166*
821121-20.516284220305,247*
811122-10.103194328602,908*
801022-2Out11138391101,867*
791023-1Out172841222934*
78923-2Out022243285553*
77924-1Out1113539121271*
76824-2Out1103641111152*
75825-1Out316542767*
74725-2Out124040742*
73625-3Out18124124617*
72626-2Out3333339*
71627-1Out67333*
70527-2Out1001
69528-1Out1001
58034-0Out298273
Total:93.3%049182612158421000003,426,926

* 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

Tuesday100.0*Lottery seed
Washington 1 San Jose 2 +0.0
Chicago 3 NY Islanders 2 -0.0
If winner is:HomeHome OTHome SOAway SOAway OTAway
Wednesday100.0*Lottery seed
Anaheim vs St Louis+0.0*+0.0*+0.0*-0.0-0.1-0.1

* 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
126340-0982
124331-0100
123321-15050
122322-0100
121312-19010
120313-07426
119303-171262
118304-060382
117294-150446
116295-0464590
115285-13649141
114275-226522120
113276-118493040
112266-212433780
111267-173643121
110257-23274620300
109258-12184529700
108248-211139361210
107249-106304020300
106239-203214028710
1052310-10112353514200
1042210-20062638236100
1032211-100316353112200
1022111-20192735216100
1012112-10031733291430000
1002012-2018243223920000
992013-10031328301861000
981913-2001618292714510000
971914-10028202924124100000
961814-20031021282211410000
951815-10013112227211141000
941715-20014112126211130100
931716-10014112126221023000
921616-2001411212821761000
911617-1001311242916104100
901517-2001414292612941000
891518-1001621311114115100
881418-200212297151812410
871419-1016223112022123100
861319-2002141517262210200
851320-1017028222921810
841220-20400313273017510
831221-1010161930271330
821121-21029233323810
811122-100141430301740
801022-2017203426111
791023-1131327321961
78923-217183429101
77924-1031225342051
76824-2152736275
75825-1313313715
74725-22638315
73625-3618641246
72626-222115611
71627-16733
70527-2100
69528-1100
58034-002872
Total:013691010987665543211110000000000