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
Nashville 5 NY Islanders 0 -3.7
-0.4
Florida 4 Vancouver 3 (ot)-0.7
NY Rangers 3 Edmonton 2 (ot)*-0.5
Tampa Bay 3 Columbus 2 (ot)*-0.4
Philadelphia 1 Vegas 3 +0.3
+0.0
Minnesota 2 Carolina 3 (so)*-0.2
Arizona 3 Buffalo 5 -0.2
Ottawa 2 Los Angeles 5 +0.2
If winner is:HomeHome OTHome SOAway SOAway OTAway
Sunday100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Average seed
Winnipeg vs Carolina+0.4*+0.3*+0.1*-0.5-0.7-0.4
New Jersey vs San Jose-0.4*-0.3*-0.1*+0.3*+0.4+0.4

* 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 NY Islanders finish out the regular season.   Explain

100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100
If finish:Chance inChance will finish regular season at seed
TPWL-OTplayoffs12345678910111213141516Count
121-162In100356*
1205620-2In991151*
1195520-3In1000212*
1185420-4In100305*
1175421-3In1000493*
1165321-4In991698*
1155322-3In9911,054*
1145222-4In98201,466*
1135223-3In9822,055*
1125123-4In9732,799*
1115124-3In94603,851*
1105024-4In937005,171*
1095025-3In90100006,940*
1084925-4In8713108,916*
1074926-3In82171011,552*
1064826-4In76222014,495*
1054827-3In6927400018,017*
1044727-4In6133610022,205*
1034627-5In5237910026,958*
1024628-4In4341142000031,774*
1014629-3In3442194000037,601*
1004529-4In2541257101043,548*
994429-5In17373012201049,523*
984430-4100.0%113233174020055,731*
974330-5100.072433238140061,783*
964331-4100.04163028132610067,595*
954231-599.9210243018591073,271*
944232-499.715172824913300078,410*
934132-599.1021123271417510082,550*
924133-497.601617261920920085,637*
914033-594.20021023232214510087,592*
904034-487.9001517252119930088,506*
893934-576.90021123172315610088,145*
883935-462.200172012232112410086,908*
873835-545.40041571925198200083,778*
863836-429.500210414242415610079,860*
853736-517.1017281926221131075,944*
843737-48.80041413242718720071,186*
833637-54.10020271827251441064,565*
823638-41.6010131224292182058,503*
813538-50.7010017172827154152,608*
803539-40.3000003112430218146,058*
793439-50.10001618302913240,217*
783440-40.0000312273320534,514*
773340-50.000017213428829,439*
763341-4Out00141532351424,418*
753241-5Out0021029392119,953*
743242-4Out01623422916,239*
733142-5Out00417423713,149*
723143-4Out0212424510,508*
713043-5Out01937548,226*
703044-4Out0532636,348*
692944-5Out0327704,874*
682945-4Out0220773,609*
672845-5Out0117822,626*
662846-4Out0013861,910*
652746-5Out011891,383*
642747-4Out0793923*
632748-3Out595669*
622648-4Out496460*
612548-5Out298331*
602549-4Out199215*
592550-3Out298126*
582551-2Out199104*
572350-5Out29857*
6-56Out100232*
Total:61.0%88888876666554431,899,300

* 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
Nashville 5 NY Islanders 0 +0.9
Florida 4 Vancouver 3 (ot)*+0.1
Dallas 2 Anaheim 3 (so)*+0.0
Philadelphia 1 Vegas 3 -0.0
Boston 2 Detroit 5 *-0.0
If winner is:HomeHome OTHome SOAway SOAway OTAway
Sunday100.0*Lottery seed
New Jersey vs San Jose+0.0-0.0+0.0*-0.0*-0.1-0.0
St Louis vs Anaheim-0.0+0.0*+0.0+0.0*+0.1*+0.0
Winnipeg vs Carolina-0.0*-0.1*-0.0*+0.0*+0.0+0.0

* 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
121-162100
1205620-2991
1195520-31000
1185420-4100
1175421-3991
1165321-4982
1155322-3973
1145222-49640
1135223-39640
1125123-49460
1115124-390100
1105024-4871310
1095025-3821710
1084925-4772120
1074926-36827400
1064826-45933710
1054827-3493811200
1044727-43941163000
1034627-52940237100
1024628-420372812300
1014629-3123132186100
1004529-46233224113100
994429-531427281872000
984430-417192724145100000
974330-5031122262111410000
964331-4015132325191041000000
954231-50026152324179310000
944232-4002715222317931000000
934132-5002714222317931000100
924133-40002614212318104100200
914033-50002512192318104105100
904034-4000141018221810419300
893934-50001381620171031562000
883935-4000126131715719135100
873835-500002511151319191141000
863836-400001410141322201141000
853736-50000151161623201151000
843737-40027281723211352000
833637-500130381723221472100
823638-4002013816232215821000
813538-501001381523231683100
803539-4000001381624231682000
793439-5000138162424167200
783440-400013918252314610
773340-500014102027221230
763341-400151324282071
753241-50027182827143
743242-40013112532236
733142-5001618323012
723143-400312293719
713043-50017234127
703044-4004184137
692944-5002123848
682945-4183457
672845-5042967
662846-40032473
652746-5022276
642747-4011584
632748-301089
622648-4991
612548-50595
602549-40297
592550-3397
582551-2397
572350-5298
6-56100
Total:5544444444443333444333332222221