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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 consecutive upcoming 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 Playoff Standings
Record Metropolitan Divisional Winners Atlantic Divisional Winners Wildcard No
Playoffs
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POs
Team Division Div W L OTL GP Pts 1* 2* 3 1* 2* 3 7 8 9
Capitals Metropolitan Met 55 19 8 82 118 0 ^ ^ - - - ^ ^ ^
Penguins Metropolitan Met 50 21 11 82 111 X 0 ^ - - - ^ ^ ^
Blue Jackets Metropolitan Met 50 24 8 82 108 X X 0 - - - ^ ^ ^
Canadiens Atlantic Atl 47 26 9 82 103 - - - 0 ^ ^ ^ ^ ^
Senators Atlantic Atl 44 28 10 82 98 - - - X 0 ^ ^ ^ ^
Bruins Atlantic Atl 44 31 7 82 95 - - - X X 0 ^ ^ ^
Rangers Metropolitan Met 48 28 6 82 102 X X X - - - 0 ^ ^
Maple Leafs Atlantic Atl 40 27 15 82 95 - - - X X X X 0 ^
 
Islanders Metropolitan Met 41 29 12 82 94 X X X - - - X X 0
Lightning Atlantic Atl 42 30 10 82 94 - - - X X X X X 0
Flyers Metropolitan Met 39 33 10 82 88 X X X - - - X X 0
Hurricanes Metropolitan Met 36 31 15 82 87 X X X - - - X X 0
Panthers Atlantic Atl 35 36 11 82 81 - - - X X X X X 0
Red Wings Atlantic Atl 33 36 13 82 79 - - - X X X X X 0
Sabres Atlantic Atl 33 37 12 82 78 - - - X X X X X 0
Devils Metropolitan Met 28 40 14 82 70 X X X - - - X X 0
  • Notes
  • ^ means the team will finish better than this playoff spot
  • X means the team cannot win this playoff spot
  • numeric indicates the number of consecutive upcoming games that must be won to guarantee winning this spot
  • "DNCD" indicates the team Does Not Control its Destiny for this playoff 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