"...per the brilliant Sports Club Stats"
(thank you Mr. Dater)

Pittsburgh Penguins Playoff Chances 1987-1988 50/50

Beat Whalers 4-2, playoff odds down 12.5 to 0%
81 points   36-0 35 9

How are these numbers calculated?

Big Games

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

FridayNone
Saturday100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Average seed
Capitals 6 Penguins 7 (ot)+9.4
+0.4
Devils 5 Islanders 2 -3.1
-0.2
Sunday100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Average seed
Penguins 4 Whalers 2 +12.5
+0.6
Blackhawks 3 Devils 4 (ot)Out
-0.4
Rangers 3 Nordiques 0 Out
-0.4
Points
Chance Will Make Playoffs

Lottery

We are out of the playoffs. Here are the big games and what ifs for draft seeds.
Although it might be more fun to go down swinging.

Big Games

FridayNone
Saturday100.0*Lottery seed
Capitals 6 Penguins 7 (ot)-0.6
Devils 5 Islanders 2 +0.3
Sunday100.0*Lottery seed
Penguins 4 Whalers 2 -0.9
Rangers 3 Nordiques 0 +0.6
Blackhawks 3 Devils 4 (ot)+0.6