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Eastern Conference Losing Magic Numbers

How close is your team from being eliminated from winning a certain playoff spot? A Losing Magic Number is the number of consecutive upcoming games a team must lose to guarantee losing a given playoff spot. Click a team name to proceed to the team playoff picture page.

Eastern Conference Losing Magic Numbers
Record Metropolitan Divisional Winners Atlantic Divisional Winners Wildcard No
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Team DivisionDiv W L OTL GP Pts 1* 2* 3 1* 2* 3 7 8 9
Hurricanes MetropolitanMet 54 20 8 82 116 MW ^ ^ - - - ^ ^ ^
Rangers MetropolitanMet 52 24 6 82 110 X MW ^ - - - ^ ^ ^
Penguins MetropolitanMet 46 25 11 82 103 X X MW - - - ^ ^ ^
Panthers AtlanticAtl 58 18 6 82 122 - - - MW ^ ^ ^ ^ ^
Maple Leafs AtlanticAtl 54 21 7 82 115 - - - X MW ^ ^ ^ ^
Lightning AtlanticAtl 51 23 8 82 110 - - - X X MW ^ ^ ^
Bruins AtlanticAtl 51 26 5 82 107 - - - X X X MW ^ ^
Capitals MetropolitanMet 44 26 12 82 100 X X X - - - X MW ^
 
Islanders MetropolitanMet 37 35 10 82 84 X X X - - - X X MW
Blue Jackets MetropolitanMet 37 38 7 82 81 X X X - - - X X MW
Sabres AtlanticAtl 32 39 11 82 75 - - - X X X X X MW
Red Wings AtlanticAtl 32 40 10 82 74 - - - X X X X X MW
Senators AtlanticAtl 33 42 7 82 73 - - - X X X X X MW
Devils MetropolitanMet 27 46 9 82 63 X X X - - - X X MW
Flyers MetropolitanMet 25 46 11 82 61 X X X - - - X X MW
Canadiens AtlanticAtl 22 49 11 82 55 - - - X X X X X MW
  • Notes
  • ^ means the team will finish better than this spot
  • X means the team cannot win this spot
  • numeric indicates the number of consecutive upcoming games that must be lost to guarantee losing this spot
  • "MW" indicates the team Might Win the spot despite losing all of its remaining games
  • * denotes first round home ice advantage in the playoffs