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Eastern Conference Winning Magic Numbers

How close is your team to clinching a certain playoff spot? A Winning Magic Number is the number of games a team must win to guarantee winning a given playoff spot. Click a team name to proceed to the team playoff picture page.

Eastern Conference Winning Magic Numbers
Record Metropolitan Divisional Winners Atlantic Divisional Winners Wildcard No
Playoffs
No
POs
Team DivisionDiv W L OTLi
Overtime Loses
GPi
Games Played
82 game season
Ptsi
Pts = 2*W + 1*OTL
1*
First Round Home
Ice Advantage
2*
First Round Home
Ice Advantage
3 1*
First Round Home
Ice Advantage
2*
First Round Home
Ice Advantage
3 7 8 9
Hurricanes MetropolitanMet 32 9 8 49 72 32 29 26 - - - 25 21 0
Devils MetropolitanMet 32 13 4 49 68 DNCD 31 28 - - - 27 23 0
Rangers MetropolitanMet 27 14 8 49 62 DNCD DNCD 31 - - - 29 28 0
Bruins AtlanticAtl 38 7 5 50 81 - - - 27 26 21 21 19 0
Maple Leafs AtlanticAtl 31 12 8 51 70 - - - DNCD 31 27 24 24 0
Lightning AtlanticAtl 32 15 1 48 65 - - - DNCD 34 29 29 27 0
Capitals MetropolitanMet 26 20 6 52 58 DNCD DNCD DNCD - - - DNCD 30 0
Penguins MetropolitanMet 24 16 9 49 57 DNCD DNCD 33 - - - 32 31 0
 
Sabres AtlanticAtl 26 19 4 49 56 - - - DNCD DNCD DNCD 33 31 0
Islanders MetropolitanMet 25 22 5 52 55 DNCD DNCD DNCD - - - DNCD DNCD 0
Panthers AtlanticAtl 24 22 6 52 54 - - - DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD 0
Flyers MetropolitanMet 21 21 9 51 51 DNCD DNCD DNCD - - - DNCD DNCD 0
Red Wings AtlanticAtl 21 19 8 48 50 - - - DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD 0
Senators AtlanticAtl 23 23 3 49 49 - - - DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD 0
Canadiens AtlanticAtl 20 26 4 50 44 - - - DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD 0
Blue Jackets MetropolitanMet 15 32 3 50 33 DNCD DNCD DNCD - - - DNCD DNCD 0
  • Notes
  • ^ means the team will finish better than this spot
  • X means the team cannot win this spot
  • numeric numeric indicates the number of games that must be won to guarantee winning this spot
  • "DNCD" indicates the team Does Not Control its Destiny for this spot and thus, even after winning all remaining games, needs help from other teams to win
  • * denotes first round home ice advantage in the playoffs