Points
Chance Will Make Playoffs

Explain

100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100
Chance will make playoffsPres TrophyChance will finish regular season at seed
2/12PGWL-OTGD%Change%Change123456789101112131415Avg.ChangeRPIStrengthMonday
Washington8113911-398100.0%52.9%-3.386011020000000001.31.762Washington Capitals
Columbus7613613-461100.03.5-0.390540370000000003.6+0.012.675NY Rangers 0-0 (7:00 pm ET)Columbus Blue Jackets
NY Rangers7413615-275100.0-0.01.5-0.250350590100000004.1-0.014.703Columbus 0-0 (7:00 pm ET)New York Rangers
Carolina5842618-61768.8-0.60.0000010511711864218.2-0.017.568Carolina Hurricanes
NY IslandersWColorado 5-1622618-101430.4+6.30.0000000141615151513939.9+0.4623.560New York Islanders
Philadelphia632819-7-320.7-1.20.00000008121416171713310.415.502Philadelphia Flyers
Pittsburgh33149-1-490OutNo10015.029.132Pittsburgh Penguins

Big Games

Who should we root for?   Explain

Sunday
NY Islanders 5 Colorado 1
6:00 PM100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Pres Trophy100.0*Average seed
Carolina-0.5
-0.0
NY Islanders+3.0
+0.2
Philadelphia-0.4
-0.0
Buffalo 2 Vancouver 4
7:30 PM100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Pres Trophy100.0*Average seed
Carolina+0.9
NY Islanders+0.8
*No
+0.1
Philadelphia+0.8
+0.1
Boston 4 Montreal 0
7:30 PM100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Pres Trophy100.0*Average seed
Carolina-0.5
NY Islanders-0.5
Philadelphia-0.5
Minnesota 6 Detroit 3
3:00 PM100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Pres Trophy100.0*Average seed
Washington-2.2
Columbus-0.3
NY Rangers-0.1
Carolina+0.1
NY Islanders*+0.1
*No
Nashville 5 Dallas 3
6:00 PM100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Pres Trophy100.0*Average seed
NY Islanders*No
Monday
Columbus vs NY RangersIf winner is:HomeHome OTHome SOAway SOAway OTAway
7:00 PM100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Pres Trophy100.0*Average seed
Washington52.752.552.552.952.853.3
Columbus4.74.64.52.92.91.9
3.33.43.43.73.73.9
NY Rangers0.81.31.32.12.22.3
4.44.34.34.03.93.8

* A starred outcome could have no effect or just a really small effect. The simulation did not run long enough to know.